Michael J. Fox Reacts to Matthew Perry Calling Him His Acting Inspiration

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Michael J. Fox chats with ET’s Cassie DiLaura at the 2023 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Cure Parkinson’s gala in New York City.

The actor opens up about his annual fundraiser, an evening of comedy and music to benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, and how proud he is of the progress it has made. Michael also reacts to the late Matthew Perry sharing that he looked to him and his career as an inspiration to his own. The ‘Back to the Future’ star goes on to share a special memory he had with Matthew, as well as the impact the ‘Friends’ star made on his foundation.