Michael J. Fox Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 May, 2018
Facts of Michael J. Fox
Date of Birth: 1961 , June-9
Age: 57 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Michael Fox
Birth Name Michael Andrew Fox
Nick Name Michael J. Fox
Father William Fox
Mother Phyllis Piper
Nationality Canadian-American
Birth Place/City Edmonton
Ethnicity White-Canadian
Profession Actor
Working For Hollywood films and TV series
Net Worth $65 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 56 KG
Married Yes
Married to Tracy Pollan (m. 1988)
Children 4 (Sam Michael Fox, Aquinnah Kathleen Fox, Schuyler Frances Fox, Esmé Annabelle Fox)
Education University of British Columbia
Awards Screen Actors Guild Awards in 1999
Movies Back to the Future 1985
TV Show The Michael J. Fox Show
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Canadian-American actor, producer, author and philanthropist, Michael J. Fox is one of the popular faces of Hollywood. He has enacted in numerous movies, television series and documentaries.

Fox has won various awards including four Golden Globe, five Emmy Awards and two Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards.

Fox especially lends his voice for high-rated animated movies. He has worked as a voice-over artist in numerous animated films like Stuart Little, Atlantis: The Lost Empire and A.R.C.H.I.E.

He was inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame in 2000. In 2018, he featured in four episodes of the TV series Designated Survivor.

Early Life And Career Of Michael J. Fox

Michael Andrew Fox was born on June 9, 1961, who is 56 years old as of 2018. He is dual belonging from Canada and America who took birth in Edmonton, Alberta of Canada. Currently, he is living in Manhattan, New York of United States.

CAPTION: Michael J. Fox SOURCE: Entertainment Tonight

Professionally he is surviving his occupation as a successful Actor, author, activist and producer who is active within the film industry from the past 1973 till the present time with the high ratio of achievement and success upon his professional career. Additionally, he is also dictated as an advocate within a research. He helps to find a cure to the victims.

The very first feature film played by Fox in the year 1980 was the Midnight Madness where he gave his excellent entry in the feature film. Similarly on the Class of 1984, that came across in 1982 helped him to collect the high range of his fans from the countryside.

With his best performance and reality in his acting, he was able to win several awards with the top nominations. This might also be the instance for him win Emmy award with his back to back amazing performance in the year 1986, 1987 and 1988. He additionally won Golden Globe Award in the year 1989 that gained him a lot of fame in his career.

Michael J. Fox's Net Worth And Charity

Michael J. Fox’s net worth is $65 million, as of 2018. He earns over $10 million from his films and television. According to a source, he received total $15 million for lending his voice for three installments of an animated movie Stuart Little. He is one of the highest paid actors in America and his films have grossed over $1 billion plus at the Box Office.

Year Films Box Office Collection
1985 Teen Wolf $80 million
1994 Greedy $13,137,484
1995 The American President $107.9 million
1999 Stuart Little $170 million
2002 Stuart Little 2 $300.1 million

Fox lives with his wife Tracy Pollan and four children in a $6.3 million Southampton mansion. In 2016, he listed on sale his Connecticut vacation home for $4.25 million. He also has several lavishes cars.

Fox is the founder of The Michael J. Fox Foundation- a non-profit organization which helps advance every promising path to cure Parkinson’s disease research. He has dished out more than $750 million in research funding. He started his foundation after diagnosing his Parkinson disease in 1992.

In 2016, his organizations created a raffle to raise awareness for Parkinson and raised $6.75 million with the help of Nike via two auctions in Hong Kong and London.

Michael J. Fox's Personal Life

Michael J. Fox is a married man. He is married to Tracy Pollan since 1998. Pollan herself is working as an actress and successful in the film industry. This couple got officially knot up during July 16, 1988.

CAPTION: Michael J. Fox with his wife and children SOURCE: YouTube

They are now the father and mother of 4 children among which one of the pairs of daughter are born twins who took birth on February 15, 1995. Their names are Schuyler Frances and Aquinnah Kathleen.

They also have one son named Sam Michael who took birth on May 30, 1989. Similarly, another daughter name is Esme Annabelle. This last daughter was born on November 3, 2001. Fox is popular with his nickname as Mike.

His trademark usually dictated he usually plays easily going. He has a brown hair and blue eyes that make him look more brilliant and attractive. He was also victimized with the symptoms in the year 1991 with the disease name Parkinson.

This occurred while he was shooting Doc Hollywood that was a movie. He is not properly healthy; he will be purely cured as assumed in the very next year. As being stable in the married life with his spouse there is no any rumor about the divorce of the couple.

Fox is 5 feet 4 inch tall in his height and his weight seems according to his height with well-balanced and attractive body measurement. He credits all his success to his children and his beloved wife.

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