Michael J. Fox is one of the most successful and beloved actors of our times. From the first time he burst onto our scenes as Marty McFly in the super successful Back to the Future movie franchise, he has been one of the most beloved and familiar faces on American screens.
But as well as his acting work, Fox is also well-known for his incredibly brave and ongoing battle with Parkinson’s disease—and how he hasn’t let this hold him back from stardom.
Let’s take a look back at Michael J. Fox’s incredible rise to fame—and the truth behind his inspirational battle.