Michael J Fox Net Worth

The actor, comedian, novelist, film producer, activist, and Canadian-American Michael J. Fox has a net worth of $65 million. His career in film and television began in the 1970s.

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On June 9, 1961, Michael Andrew Fox was born in Edmonton, Alberta. Most people recognise him by his stage name, Michael J. Fox. His mother, Phyllis (née Piper)

Early Life

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He has Scottish and English ancestry. The family moved about a lot because of his father's job before finally settling in Burnaby, a Vancouver suburb, after his father retired in 1971.

Early Life

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When he was fifteen years old, he made his debut in the entertainment industry. He played the lead character in the Canadian TV show "Leo and Me,"

Career Beginnings

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At this point, when he attempted to join the Screen Actors Guild, he learned that another actor had already signed up under the name Michael Fox.

Career Beginnings

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Fox's debut part in a major motion picture was in the 1980 movie "Midnight Madness," which was followed by the 1982 movie "Class of 1984." He was then chosen to play "Young Republican" 

Family Ties

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Fox was chosen to play Marty McFly in the time-travel movie "Back to the Future" in January 1985. Robert Zemeckis, the film's director, initially wanted to cast Fox as Marty

Back to the Future

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In July 1988, Fox wed the actress Tracy Pollan. They have four kids together. The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, which he founded to further research 

Personal Life

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On 72 acres in Sharon, Connecticut, Michael and Tracy built a 5,000 square foot bespoke home in 1997. In 2016, they put the house up for sale for $4.25 million, but in October 2017

Real Estate

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