Christie to appear on 'Michael J. Fox Show'

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Gov. Christie to appear on 'The Michael J. Fox Show'

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has appeared many times on late-night TV, including "Saturday Night Live." Now he has scored his first gig on a sitcom, The Associated Press reports. His office on Monday confirmed a report in The Huffington Post that Christie will appear as himself on an episode of the new NBC comedy "The Michael J. Fox Show." Fox will be playing a sportscaster with Parkinson's disease who is returning to work. The show premieres Sept. 26. NBC did not announce an air date for the Christie episode.

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