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  1. Back To The Future celebrates 30th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    ... J Fox almost wasn't cast in the role of Marty McFly. Due to filming commitments on his hit television show Family Ties , he initially turned down the part. Eric Stolz was instead cast but after six weeks of filming it was clear to that he was ...

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  2. 15 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About BTTFRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IGN

    ... playing the lead before being replaced by Michael J. Fox , to the latter having to fit filming around his Family Ties TV schedule so that he was something of a zombie by the end of the shoot. But what of the lesser-known behind-the-scenes stories? ...

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  3. Can you match Michael J. Fox to his film and TV roles?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Radio Times

    From Family Ties to Back to The Future, Spin City to The Good Wife, how well do you know Michael J. Fox's film and TV career?

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  4. 15 Things We Didn't Know About The Back To The Future TrilogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Film School Rejects

    ... Zemeckis wanted Michael J. Fox from the start. Zemeckis' good friend, and mentor, Steven Spielberg, called Family Ties producer Gary David Goldberg and asked that Fox read the script. Instead, fearing losing his cash cow TV star to film, Goldberg ...

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  5. 7 popular TV series starring VancouveritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Georgia Straight

    ... most well-known Canadian actors, having starred in many films and television series like Back to the Future and Family Ties . When it comes to the critically-acclaimed The Good Wife , Michael plays Louis Canning, a rival attorney to protagonist ...

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  6. Celebrity Birthdays for the Week of June 21-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | ABC News

    ... is 82. Comedian Joe Flaherty ("SCTV") is 74. Musician Ray Davies of The Kinks is 71. Actress Meredith Baxter ("Family Ties") is 68. Actor Michael Gross ("Family Ties") is 68. Guitarist Joey Molland of Badfinger is 68. Keyboardist Don Airey of Deep ...

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  7. June 9 celebrity birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | KFVS12

    ... "Diaper Dandy. Dick Vitale, better known as Dickie V is 76 today. He won three Emmy awards for his role on TV's "Family Ties." From there he moved to the big screen to star in the "Back to the Future " movies. These days he's best known for his ...

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  8. Michael J. Fox Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KWNN-FM Stockton

    There was already another Michael A. Fox in the Screen Actors' Guild, so he changed his middle initial to a "J" in honor of actor Michael J. Pollard. Best known for his roles as Alex P. Keaton on TV's "Family Ties" and as Marty McFly in the "Back to the Future" trilogy.

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  9. I'm afraid you're just too darn loud.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | MetaFilter

    ... by Robert Zemeckis (who was fresh off Romancing The Stone ), starred Michael J. Fox (Alex P. Keaton of TV's Family Ties ) and was produced by Steven Spielberg. However, Back To The Future had a trick up its sleeve that eventually gave it bulletproof ...

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  10. Michael J. Fox to put spotlight on new OhioHealth neurological centerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Norwalk Reflector

    Last month, when Michael J. Fox appeared on Late Show With David Letterman, the talk-show host referred to April as Parkinson's Awareness Month. Since making his Parkinson's diagnosis public in 1998, the actor - known for roles on the sitcom Family Ties and in the Back to the Future movies - has elevated the profile of the disorder and helped raise money to fund research to find a cure.

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  11. Michael J. Fox Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    There was already another Michael A. Fox in the Screen Actors' Guild, so he changed his middle initial to a "J" in honor of actor Michael J. Pollard. Best known for his roles as Alex P. Keaton on TV's "Family Ties" and as Marty McFly in the "Back to the Future" trilogy.

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  12. These Bisexual Hollywood Actresses Have Married Men And WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Externals

    ... the Hollywood funny woman announced that she was gay. She married her partner, Alex Sykes, that same year. "Family Ties" actress Meredith Baxter was married to three men before realizing she was a lesbian. She had two children with her first ...

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  13. Deminski & Doyle listeners select 18 favorite TV moms - Who do you like?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    As we wrap up Mother's Day 2015, Jeff and Bill want to know who you think is the best mom in TV history. Jeff's choice is Norma Arnold from The Wonder Years and Bill's is Elyse Keaton from Family Ties .

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  14. 11 Queer Women Who Were Once With MenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Advocate

    ... love for a woman. Former TV mom Meredith Baxter, best known for her role as Elyse Keaton on the '80s sitcom Family Ties, made headlines in 2009 when she came out as a lesbian. Baxter talks of her previous marriage with David Birney as a "physically ...

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  15. 5 Reasons We Love Jay Leno On The Comedian's 65th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Switched

    ... Golden Anniversary! Michael J. Fox and his future wife, actress Tracy Pollan, first met each other on the set of Family Ties, where she portrayed Ellen Reed. Who will ever forget that romantic dance they shared to the tune of "At This Moment"? ...

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  16. There's no 'right way' to come out in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Mashable

    ... to The New York Times . When Bragman worked with Meredith Baxter, the actress famous for her role on the sitcom Family Ties , the tabloid press had tried to out her. She soon appeared on The Today Show to discuss her sexuality, and went on to write ...

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  17. Big spender! Michael J. Fox and wife Tracy Pollan pay $2,000 for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... 1982 to 1987, he won three Emmy Awards. He won the part after Matthew Broderick turned it down. Big spender! The Family Ties actor bid $2,000 on a prize during an auction to raise funds for New York City's food banks The Can Do Awards soiree was a ...

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  18. Michael J. Fox is always looking upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... characters such as teen heartthrobs like Marty McFly from the "Back to the Future" series, Alex P. Keaton on "Family Ties," and Scott Howard in "Teen Wolf" (1985). But even after years of adult roles and TV characters (most notably Mike Flaherty on ...

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  19. The Babadook, Class of 1984, Tales of Terror among new home entertainment titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Creative Loafing

    ... film as Terry Corrigan, a chipper yet cautious biology teacher who eventually snaps, and that's a chubby, pre- Family Ties Michael J. Fox (billed here as simply Michael Fox) as Arthur, one of Norris' good (read: law-abiding) students. Lester ...

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  20. Michael J Fox, 53, reveals he has no interest in carrying his own...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... got that going for you,' joked Fox, not missing a beat Fox, who was one of TV's biggest stars in the 1980s with Family Ties, added, 'My health is good.' He has been very vocal about Parkinson's Disease and has had numerous operations to slow the ...

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