'Still' uses Fox's career to capture travails, triumphs
Unsure if this is the last of Fox onscreen
May 18, 2023
It's hard to convey to those who didn't experience the 1980s firsthand what a huge deal Michael J. Fox was, and how much he seemed to remain a down-to-earth guy.
I'd say (as a compliment to both men) that he was the Will Smith of his day, except Smith and Fox's heydays weren't that far removed - "Family Ties" ran from 1982-89, while "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" ran from 1990-96.
And of course, Smith was never diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
The title of the Michael J. Fox biopic on Apple TV+, "Still," is a darkly comic double-entendre, because it refers not only to the involuntary move...