Michael J. Fox

Biography: Michael J Fox was born on June 9, 1961, in Edmonton Alberta. The fourth of five children of William (Canadian military) and Phyllis (actress). Mike has four siblings, an older brother Steve, two older sisters Jackie and Karren, and a younger sister Kelli.

When he was growing up Michael shared dream common to many Canadian children, to play hockey in the NHL, but he was too short. In his teens he played guitar in garage bands, and developed as an actor in local theatre and TV. His first staring role came at age 15, as Jamie Romano on the 13 episode run of the Canadian TV comedy Leo and Me.

Michael has received numerous awards during his career in film and television. Winning three Emmy's and a Golden Globe for his role of Alex P. Keaton on Family Ties (1982-1989). Followed up by another two Golden Globes and Peoples Choice Award for Spin City. Michael J. Fox has appeared in several feature films, most notably are the Back To The Future trilogy. He has his own
production company named Lottery Hill.

Michael J Fox married Tracy Pollan, also an actress on Family Ties, in July 1988. They have four children. Samuel Michael (May 1989), twin girls Aquinnah Kathleen and Shuyler Frances (Feb 1995), and Esme Annabell (Nov 2001).

Although diagnosed in 1991 with Parkinson's Disease, Michael J Fox did not announce this publicly until 1998. He established The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research in May 2000, and is active financially, and politically to find a cure.

Michael still often involved in Hollywood productions, and on TV.
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Michael J. Fox's Scores

Average career score: 78
Highest Metascore: 88 Brooklyn Bridge: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 71 Spin City: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 3
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 3
  3. Negative: 0 out of 3
3 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
76 The Good Wife: Season 1 Sep 22, 2009 Louis Canning 8.8
tbd Boston Legal: Season 3 Sep 19, 2006 Daniel Post 8.4
tbd Boston Legal: Season 2 Sep 27, 2005 Daniel Post 8.0
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 10 Sep 3, 2002 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 8 Aug 21, 2000 Guest tbd
tbd Spin City: Season 4 Sep 21, 1999 Deputy Mayor Michael 'Mike' Patrick Flaherty 9.0
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 7 Sep 7, 1999 Guest tbd
tbd Spin City: Season 3 Sep 22, 1998 Deputy Mayor Michael 'Mike' Patrick Flaherty 9.0
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 6 Aug 31, 1998 Guest tbd
tbd Spin City: Season 2 Sep 24, 1997 Deputy Mayor Michael 'Mike' Patrick Flaherty 9.0
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 5 Sep 1, 1997 Guest tbd
71 Spin City: Season 1 Sep 17, 1996 Deputy Mayor Michael 'Mike' Patrick Flaherty 8.8
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 4 Sep 2, 1996 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 3 Sep 4, 1995 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 2 Aug 29, 1994 Guest tbd
88 Brooklyn Bridge: Season 1 Sep 20, 1991 Director tbd
tbd Tales from the Crypt: Season 3 Jun 15, 1991 Director tbd
tbd Family Ties: Season 7 Oct 30, 1988 Alex P. Keaton tbd
tbd Family Ties: Season 6 Sep 13, 1987 Alex P. Keaton tbd
tbd Family Ties: Season 5 Sep 25, 1986 Alex P. Keaton tbd
tbd Family Ties: Season 4 Sep 26, 1985 Alex P. Keaton tbd
tbd Family Ties: Season 3 Sep 27, 1984 Alex P. Keaton tbd
tbd Family Ties: Season 2 Sep 28, 1983 Alex P. Keaton tbd
tbd Family Ties: Season 1 Sep 22, 1982 Alex P. Keaton 9.0

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