March 31, 1988 |
TV luminary, movie star, comedian, dramatic actor, Pepsi pitchman, teen idol, Hollywood mogul, impulsive boy wonder, savvy and thoughtful adult. Michael J. Fox, now 26, wears all those labels like a charmed coat of many colors.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 9, 1993 |
Actor Michael J. Fox and his entourage filed into Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday where an attorney described a Studio City ranch home the movie star sold his client as a dream house that turned into a nightmare. At issue is who is responsible for landscaping and repairs to a gated house that Fox sold Michele Ader in 1991 for $750,000. The home is located in the mountains between Mulholland Drive and Laurel Canyon Boulevard.
August 20, 2012 |
Sha-la-la-la! Michael J. Fox is returning to NBC. After reports of a planned comeback for the 51-year-old actor began making the rounds last week , it's now official: Fox will star in a loosely autobiographical comedy about a husband and father of three from New York dealing with family, career and other life challenges - including Parkinson's. It's a homecoming of sorts, putting Fox back on the network that began airing “Family Ties' three decades ago. The untitled single-camera comedy was given a straight-to-series order by the network with a 22-episode commitment.
August 21, 2012 |
After the coffee. Before finding out why I haven't been asked to join Augusta yet. The Skinny: My cats want to become outdoor cats. I made the mistake of letting them wander around while I get my newspaper and now they are convinced there is a whole other world to explore. Don't they know that's the bad world? Tuesday's headlines include a new deal for DreamWorks Animation, NBC lands Michael J. Fox and appreciations of Tony Scott and Phyllis Diller. Daily Dose: There is a lot movement on the public relations front.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 20, 1994
A Los Angeles Superior Court jury awarded $104,386 in damages to a woman who bought a Studio City home from actor Michael J. Fox and then sued the movie star for landscaping and repair costs, the woman said Wednesday. Michele Ader said in a telephone interview that the jury ordered Fox to pay the damages after finding he breached a contract covering sale of the house. The same jury found that Fox had not committed fraud or negligent misrepresentation.
August 3, 1986 |
One drink was sent over by a shy young blonde in a black silk blouse. Another came from a pair of giggling co-eds in matching Ohio State sweat shirts. Sitting at a noisy hotel bar here late one night, cigarette in one hand, beer in the other, Michael J. Fox was surrounded by so many frosty mugs of brew that you'd think he was on the 15th take of a Budweiser commercial. It's not that the young actor drinks that much.