Back To The Small Screen! Michael J. Fox Making Return To TV

By Radar Staff

Michael J. Fox is making a comeback to the boob tube.

Fox — who’s worked sparsely since leaving Spin City in 2000 to focus on his battle with Parkinson’s disease — is in business with Sony Pictures Television on a comedy that would debut next year, and likely air on one of the major networks.

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Fox, 51, will team up with director Will Gluck (Easy A) and writer Sam Laybourne (Cougar Town and Arrested Development) on the still-untitled project, Vulture reported.

The native Canadian in recent years has made cameos on show such as Rescue Me, Curb Your Enthusiasm and The Good Wife.

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He told ABC in May that medication has helped temper the tics Parkinson’s brings on, re-opening the door on his acting career.

As previously reported last week, Hook star Bob Hoskins retired from acting to focus on his battle with Parkinson’s.



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