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Also Known As: Mike Fox Died: June 1, 1996
Born: February 27, 1921 Cause of Death: complications from pneumonia
Birth Place: Yonkers, New York, USA Profession: actor

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Michael Fox was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. He appeared on Broadway in "The Story of Mary Suratt" with Dorothy Gish in the late 1940s. Michael Fox kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "Blackhawk" (1952), "The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms" (1953) and the sci-fi motion picture "The Magnetic Monster" (1953) with Richard Carlson. He also appeared in "The Glass Wall" (1953) with Vittorio Gassman, the Richard Egan sci-fi flick "Gog" (1954) and the Robert Taylor crime feature "Rogue Cop" (1954). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the dramatic adaptation "The Interns" (1962) with Michael Callan, the Bette Davis adaptation "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" (1962) and the drama sequel "The New Interns" (1964) with Michael Callan. He also appeared in "The Misadventures of Merlin Jones" (1964) with Tommy Kirk. Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in "Quicksilver" (1986) with Kevin Bacon and the Sylvester Stallone sports "Over the Top" (1987). Michael Fox was most recently credited in "Mortdecai" (2015). He held additional roles in television including a part on "Downton Abbey" ...

Michael Fox was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. He appeared on Broadway in "The Story of Mary Suratt" with Dorothy Gish in the late 1940s. Michael Fox kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "Blackhawk" (1952), "The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms" (1953) and the sci-fi motion picture "The Magnetic Monster" (1953) with Richard Carlson. He also appeared in "The Glass Wall" (1953) with Vittorio Gassman, the Richard Egan sci-fi flick "Gog" (1954) and the Robert Taylor crime feature "Rogue Cop" (1954). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the dramatic adaptation "The Interns" (1962) with Michael Callan, the Bette Davis adaptation "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" (1962) and the drama sequel "The New Interns" (1964) with Michael Callan. He also appeared in "The Misadventures of Merlin Jones" (1964) with Tommy Kirk. Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in "Quicksilver" (1986) with Kevin Bacon and the Sylvester Stallone sports "Over the Top" (1987). Michael Fox was most recently credited in "Mortdecai" (2015). He held additional roles in television including a part on "Downton Abbey" (PBS, 2010-). Michael Fox had zero children. Michael Fox passed away in June 1996 at the age of 75.

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DIRECTOR:

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  Gog (1954) Dialogue Director
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  The Magnetic Monster (1953) Dialogue Director
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  The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953) Dialogue Director

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 Over The Top (1987) Jim Olson
3.
 Quicksilver (1986) Lunch Broker
4.
 Trouble in High Timber Country (1980) Thomas Elston
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 Collision Course (1976) Admiral Sherman
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 Missiles of October, The (1974) Soviet Marshal
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 Longest Yard, The (1974) Game Announcer
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 Two For the Money (1972) Hospital Administrator
9.
 Judge and Jake Wyler, The (1972) Dr Simon
10.
 If Tomorrow Comes (1971) Judge
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Appeared on Broadway in "The Story of Mary Suratt" with Dorothy Gish in the late 1940s
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Under contract with Columbia Pictures and Warner Bros. in the '50s
1960:
Appeared on the television soap opera "Clear Horizons" on CBS
1989:
Had a recurring role on CBS's daytime drama "The Bold and the Beautiful"
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