Michael J Fox is a Canadian-American Actor, Producer, An Activist, and an author. He was born on 9 June 1961 at Edmonton, Canada. He has done prominent roles in various television series.
He married Tracy Pollan and has four children, Esme Annabelle, Sam Michael Fox, Aquinnah Kathleen Fox, and Schuyler Frances Fox.
The estimated net worth of Michael Fox is $65 million. In the year 1991, he was diagnosed with the Parkinson’s disease but the information about the disease was revealed to public only by 1998.
With the aid of medications, Fox was able to get rid of the disease to an extent with the support of his wife.
He was the son of a Canadian Military Officer. He was the son of William Fox and Phyllis. Michael was born in Alberta.
At the age of 15, Michael Fox made his debut television performance in Vancouver. The name of the series was Leo and Me.
Fox played the role of Alex Keaton in the series Family ties, which lasted from 1982 to 1989. The series Family Ties fetched him three Emmy Awards. The 1986, 1987 and 1988 series fetched him the awards.
He was also awarded the Golden Globe for the same series. Fox played the role of Marty McFly, in Back to Future Trilogy, from 1985 to 1990.
His next television series was Spin City, in which he took up the role of Mike Flaherty (1996 to 2000). The series won him an Emmy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards as well as three Golden Globe Awards.
He played a guest role in the FX’s Rescue Me, and was awarded Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in the drama. Fox has written 3 books and he was also honored as Officer of the Order of Canada in the year 2010.
Fox was the founder of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s disease, where advance research works on embryonic stem cells were conducted for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease.
The Karolinska Institute of Sweden has honored Michael Fox for his contributions to research in Parkinson’s with the doctorate-Honoris Causa
Michael Fox became a Voice actor in 1990. He gave voice in some animated movies like Stuart Little as well as done small roles in various television series which included Boston Legal and Scrubs.
These new roles have contributed to an increase in the net worth of Michael J Fox.
His debut film was in the year 1980 named Midnight Madness.
Fox also played a great role in the movie series, Back to the Future. Michael became the brand ambassador for Pepsi.
The books written by Michael Fox were worth reading and had huge sale.
He also earned huge amount of money in the name of royalty.
With his massive wealth, he could afford all the luxuries he wanted.
Fox loved huge mansions and he was able to own a big 6-bedroom mansion of 1.2 acre which was located in an estate in Southampton, New York which had a value of $6.4 million.
Full name: Michael Andrew Fox
Date of birth: 9 June 1961
Birth place: Edmonton, Canada
Age: 55 Years
Profession: Actor, Producer, An Activist, Author
Height: 1.63 m
Weight: 55 Kg
Net worth: $ 65 million