Michael J. Fox discusses his Parkinson’s disease and deteriorating health, saying, “It’s getting tougher.”

People love Michael J. Fox. He is one of the world’s most adored and revered actors, thanks to his iconic portrayal of Marty McFly in the Back to the Future trilogy and his amazing efforts in raising money for Parkinson’s research.

Although the 61-year-old actor frequently expressed optimism after his Parkinson’s diagnosis, he is also open about its toll on his health and well-being.

Fox recently opened up about his impending death in a new interview, admitting that having Parkinson’s was “gettin’ tougher” and that he didn’t expect to live to be 80.