LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Actor Tom Selleck has abruptly stepped down from the National Rifle Association’s board of directors.
The star of TV’s “Blue Bloods” and “Magnum, P.I.” remains a member of the gun rights group, but is leaving the board due to his work schedule, according to his publicist.READ MORE: Man In His Mid 30s Fatally Shot In Carson
Selleck, who first joined the NRA when he was 8 years old, has been a member of the board since 2005.READ MORE: 2 Riverside Co. Sheriff's Deputies Recovering After Being Hit By Delivery Van; 2 Pedestrians Killed
He was reelected to his fifth three-year term last year.MORE NEWS: Due To Wind Concerns, Disneyland Vaccine Site To Be Closed Sunday
Other prominent NRA board members include rocker Ted Nugent, conservative pundit Lt. Col. Oliver North, and NBA Hall of Famer Karl Malone.