Michael J. Fox

Michael J. Fox

Canadian, Actor
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Michael J. Fox

Michael Andrew Fox OC (born June 9, 1961), known professionally as Michael J. Fox, is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, author, film producer, and activist with a film and television career spanning from the 1970s. He starred in the Back to the Future trilogy in which he portrayed Marty McFly. On television, he played Alex P. Keaton on the American sitcom Family Ties (1982–1989) and Mike Flaherty on the ABC sitcom Spin City (1996–2000). He has won five Primetime Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, a Grammy Award, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards.

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Full name at birth
Michael Andrew Fox
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Claim to fame
Back to the Future, Family Ties
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Date of birth
9 June 1961
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Place of birth
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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Age
60
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Actor, Author, Producer, Activist, Voice-Over Artist
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5' 4½" (164 cm)
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Residence
Manhattan, New York, United States
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Net worth
$65,000,000 USD
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High school
Burnaby Central Secondary School, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada (1995)
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Cti
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Partner: Tracy Pollan (Married) 4 children
Dec 1986-
Michael J. Fox and Tracy Pollan
If 2 + 2 = 4 every time, what good is it? That`s no fun.
  • Received his Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star on December 16th 2002.
  • He was on Planet Hollywood's Wall Of Fame.
  • Has a theatre named after him located in his hometown of Burnaby, B.C., Canada.
  • Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1985" in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 37.
  • NBC President Brandon Tartikoff didn't initially like him because he couldn't see his face looking good on a lunchbox. Ironically, Fox did not allow this type of marketing when Family Ties became popular.

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