Michael J. Fox admits that Parkinson’s disease “sucks,” yet he has a “great life”: ‘I Have No Regrets,’ he says.

“I may feel sorry for myself, but I don’t have time for that,” Fox remarked of living with Parkinson’s disease after a screening of his documentary at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival.

Michael J. Fox is speaking up about his Parkinson’s disease diagnosis.

Following a showing of his documentary, Still: A Michael J. Fox Movie, at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival, the actor, 61, discussed his life since being diagnosed with parkinson’s in 1991 and going public with his diagnosis in 1998.