Christie to Appear on New Michael J. Fox [VIDEO]
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will make a guest appearance on the new Michael J. Fox series on NBC this fall.
The Huffington Post reports that Christie will play himself on “The Micheal J. Fox Show” in which he plays a fictional WNBC news anchor who, like Fox, gives up his career when he is diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease.
The show then moves ahead five years as his character Mike Henry decides to return to television as host of a local morning show. Also appearaing on the show: Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie from NBC’s Today Show.
Christie seems to be confirming the news with a re-tweet of the Huffington Post announcement.
EXCLUSIVE: Chris Christie is heading to “The Michael J. Fox Show” this fall http://t.co/8C4wfEm2aL
— HuffPost TV (@HuffPostTV) July 15, 2013
The Michael J. Fox Show debuts on Thursday, September 26.