Michael J. Fox Profile/Bio
Professionally known Michael J. Fox’s real name is Michael Andrew Fox.
|Real Name||Michael Andrew Fox|
|Nickname||Michael J. Fox|
Michael J. Fox Personal Life/Wiki
Michael J. Fox, born June 9, 1961, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, is a Canadian-American actor and activist who rose to prominence in the 1980s for his comedic roles and later became involved in Parkinson’s disease research after being diagnosed with the disorder.
|Date of Birth||9 June 1961|
|Age (as in 2021)||60|
|Zodiac Sign/Sun Sign||Gemini|
He is now 60 years old Gemini who believes in Judaism.
Michael J. Fox Family Information
William, his father, was a veteran of the Canadian Forces, and Phyllis, his mother, was a payroll clerk and actress.
|Father Name||William Fox|
|Mother Name||Phyllis Piper|
|Brother Name||Steven Fox|
|Sister Name||Jacki Fox, Kelli Fox and Karen Fox|
Michael J. Fox Education Details
Fox grew up on Canadian military bases before relocating to Los Angeles at the age of 18. He received three Emmy Awards (1986–88) for his role as Alex P. Keaton on the popular television series Family Ties (1982–89), where he co-starred with his future wife Tracy Pollan. Later, he starred in Spin City (1996–2002), for which he won an Emmy in 2000, his final year on the show. Fox also appeared in feature films, most notably as Marty McFly in the 1985 hit comedy Back to the Future and its sequels (1989 and 1990). Other films in which he has appeared include Casualties of War (1989), The American President (1995), and Mars Attacks! (1996). Furthermore, he voiced Stuart Little in a series of animated films based on characters from E.B. White’s children’s book.
|School||Burnaby Central Secondary School, Widdifield Secondary School|
Michael J. Fox Girlfriends, Affairs & More
Tracy Pollan, an actress, is Michael J Fox’s wife. They first met while both were cast members on Family Ties, and then met again while filming Bright Lights, Big City a few years later before starting a relationship. They married on July 16, 1988. Michael and Tracy have four children: a son named Sam (born in 1989), twin daughters named Aquinnah Kathleen and Schuyler Frances (born in 1995), and a daughter named Esmé Annabelle (born 2001).
|Marital Status||Tracy Pollan|
|Children’s||Sam Michael Fox, Esmé Annabelle Fox, Aquinnah Kathleen Fox and Schuyler Frances Fox|
Michael J. Fox was born Michael Andrew Fox in 1961 in Edmonton, the capital of the Canadian province of Alberta, to parents William and Phyllis. (He later changed his name to “J” in honour of legendary character actor Michael J. Pollard.) Fox, a self-described “army brat,” moved several times as a child with his parents, brother, and three sisters. When William Fox retired from the Canadian Armed Forces in 1971, the Foxes settled in Burnaby, British Columbia (a Vancouver suburb).
Michael J. Fox Money Factor
Fox was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 1991 and established the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research in 2000. As a result, he limited his acting to focus on the illness. He did, however, appear as a guest on several TV shows, including Boston Legal, Rescue Me (for which he won an Emmy in 2009), The Good Wife, and Designated Survivor. He appeared for a short time in The Michael J. Fox Show (2013–14), a comedy in which he played a news anchor with Parkinson’s disease.
|Net Worth (approx.)||$65 Million|
Fox’s autobiographies include Lucky Man (2002), Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist (2009), and No Time Like the Future: An Optimist Considers Mortality (2012). (2020). In 2000 he became a citizen of the US.
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