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8 reasons to be excited about the new Michael J. Fox show

Is it even possible to NOT love the guy?

MICHAEL J. FOX has a new TV show kicking off on NBC this Autumn, and we can’t wait.

He is loved universally, and frankly it’s not hard to see why.

Here are 8 reasons to be excited about his new show.

The world fell in love with him as Alex P. Keaton in Family Ties and has never fallen out of it

Let’s sing the theme song while we look at these pictures.

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LOVE YOU ALEX!

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Back to the Future

Who didn’t want to be Marty McFly?  He was the coolest guy in the world.

Check out the original trailer below.  Imagine, there was once a time when Back to the Future wasn’t an integral part of life!

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P.S. ‘Doctor’ Brown?  Eh, NO.

He’s been with his wife for almost 25 years

Here they are in 1988.

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Here they are in 2013.

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Any man in Hollywood who stays married for that long is a hero in our book.

He is associated with ‘Sit Ubu Sit’ which reminds everyone of their youth

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Teen Wolf

He was simply delightful as his high school’s most popular werewolf in 1985.

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He has campaigned tirelessly for the search for a cure for Parkinson’s

He first exhibited symptoms of the disease in 1990 while filming Doc Hollywood, but wasn’t formally diagnosed until 1991.  Since then he has made it his business to raise awareness as well as money to fund research for a cure.

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He hasn’t let his Parkinson’s stop him from acting

He’s also not afraid to have a laugh in relation to his condition.

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The new show looks GAS

It’s called the Michael J. Fox show and tells the tale of Mike Henry, a former newscaster who left his job due to complications from Parkinson’s.

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It’ll be on American TV in the Autumn.  We can’t wait

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