Top 5000
Up 94 this week

Michael J. Fox (I)

Michael J. Fox was born Michael Andrew Fox on June 9, 1961 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, to Phyllis Fox (née Piper), a payroll clerk, and William Fox. His parents moved their ten-year-old son, his three sisters, Kelli Fox, Karen, and Jacki, and his brother, Steven, to Vancouver, British Columbia, after his father, a sergeant in the Canadian Army ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and publicist
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Michael J. Fox? Add or change photos

Get Streaming for the Holidays

Revisit cherished classics and discover new titles. We're serving up what you need to stay warm and full of cheer all season long.

Visit our Holiday Streaming section

IMDb Asks: Lisa Edelstein and Christina Ricci

On Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT, IMDb Asks brings you a livestream Q&A and online chat with Lisa Edelstein. Tune in to to participate in the live conversation and even ask a question yourself. Plus, catch up with Christina Ricci, star of new Amazon pilot "Z." The livestream is best viewed on laptops, desktops, and tablets.

Tune in here for the one-on-one interviews

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 29 people
created 20 Nov 2011
a list of 29 people
created 16 Jun 2012
a list of 22 people
created 20 Dec 2012
a list of 32 people
created 10 Aug 2014
a list of 35 people
created 6 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Michael J. Fox's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 4 Golden Globes. Another 24 wins & 50 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (68 credits)
 2015 A.R.C.H.I.E. (completed)
A.R.C.H.I.E. (voice)
 2010-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Louis Canning
- Discovery (2015) ... Louis Canning
- Restraint (2015) ... Louis Canning
- Driven (2015) ... Louis Canning
- Taxed (2015) ... Louis Canning
- Bond (2015) ... Louis Canning
 2015 Lego Dimensions (Video Game)
Marty McFly / Seamus McFly / Marty McFly Jr. / ... (voice)
 2014 Annie
Michael J. Fox
 2013-2014 The Michael J. Fox Show (TV Series)
Mike Henry
- Changes (2014) ... Mike Henry
- Dinner (2014) ... Mike Henry
- Brandon (2014) ... Mike Henry
- Health (2014) ... Mike Henry
- Biking (2014) ... Mike Henry
 2011 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series)
Werewolf / Michael
- That's the Spirit/The Curse of Candace (2011) ... Werewolf / Michael (voice)
 2009 The Magic 7 (TV Movie)
Marcel Maggot (voice)
 2009 Rescue Me (TV Series)
- Thaw (2009) ... Dwight
- Perspective (2009) ... Dwight
- Sheila (2009) ... Dwight
- French (2009) ... Dwight
- Baptism (2009) ... Dwight
 2004 Scrubs (TV Series)
Dr. Kevin Casey
 2002 Outtakes (Video short)
Marty McFly / Seamus McFly (uncredited)
 1999 Stuart Little
Stuart Little (voice)
 1995 Blue in the Face
Pete Maloney
 1995 Your Studio and You (Short)
Curious Guy on the Porch (uncredited)
 1995 Coldblooded
Tim Alexander
 1994 Don't Drink the Water (TV Movie)
Axel Magee
 1994 Greedy
 1993 Where the Rivers Flow North
Clayton Farnsworth
 1992 Shelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories (TV Series)
Narrator (segment "There's a Nightmare in My Closet")
- There's a Nightmare in My Closet/There's an Alligator Under My Bed/There's Something in My Attic (1992) ... Narrator (segment "There's a Nightmare in My Closet") (voice)
 1991 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
- The Trap (1991) ... Prosecutor
 1987 Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (TV Movie documentary)
Pfc. Raymond Griffiths (voice)
 1986 David Letterman's 2nd Annual Holiday Film Festival (TV Movie) (segment "The Iceman Hummeth")
 1985 Poison Ivy (TV Movie)
Dennis Baxter
 1984 Night Court (TV Series)
Eddie Simms
- Santa Goes Downtown (1984) ... Eddie Simms
 1984 Don't Ask Me, Ask God (TV Movie)
Future Son
 1983 High School U.S.A. (TV Movie)
Jay-Jay Manners (as Michael Fox)
 1983 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Jimmy Cowens
 1982 Class of 1984
Arthur (as Michael Fox)
 1982 Teachers Only (TV Series)
- The Make Up Test (1982) ... Jeff
 1980 Trouble in High Timber Country (TV Movie)
Thomas Elston (as Michael Fox)
 1980 Here's Boomer (TV Series)
- Tell 'Em Boomer Sent You (1980) ... Jackie
 1980 Family (TV Series)
Richard Topol
 1980 Midnight Madness
Scott Larson (as Michael Fox)
 1979 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Paul Stone
- Kids (1979) ... Paul Stone
 1979 Letters from Frank (TV Movie)
 1978 Leo and Me (TV Series)
Jamie (as Mike Fox)
 1977 The Magic Lie (TV Series)
- The Master ... Nicky (as Mike Fox)
 1973 The Beachcombers (TV Series)
- Truck Logger (1973) ... (as Michael Fox)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (7 credits)
Show Show Self (141 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (38 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of his autobiography "Lucky Man: A Memoir" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 8 Interviews | 17 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 28 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Alternate Names:

Michael Fox | Mike Fox


5' 4½" (1.64 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on The Michael J. Fox Show (2013)] My view of life is colored by humor and looking at the best in any situation. One of the things I love about the show is that it gives me the opportunity to tell people who have disabilities or different challenges that they deal with, that you can step back into life. You can be a part of life. You just have to allow for the facts of your situation. Instead of... See more »


Was not the first choice to play Alex P. Keaton on Family Ties (1982). He was only chosen after Matthew Broderick, who was originally considered for the role, refused to have a long-term television obligation. See more »


Short stature See more »



Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Does MJF still drink Diet Pepsi? artichoke6-762-897777
At Lonfon Film Comic Con 19/7/15 frymypants
Michael in S07E01 of The good wife callezetter
October 21, 2015 luiga
Discuss Michael J. Fox on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page