It may only be brief, but Michael J Fox will be
returning to television as a guest star in three episodes of Boston
Fox Goes Boston Legal
Fox will be playing Daniel Post - a Stage 4 lung cancer patient - and is being represented by Crane, Poole and Schmidt in a lawsuit involving a promising anti-cancer drug. During one of his visits to the firm, he becomes personally involved with Denise Bauer (Julie Bowen), one of the firm's attorneys.
"We couldn't be more excited. His comedic and dramatic strengths make him a natural for this series," said creator and executive producer David E. Kelley.
You can hear and see Michael J Fox in his most
recent work voicing the title character in Sony's Stuart Little 3 :
Call of the Wild and a guest-spot on TV's Scrubs.