'The Michael J. Fox Show': 'Spin City' co-creator Bill Lawrence wishes 'nothing but great things' for Fox

As his newest series continues, Michael J. Fox has a loyal supporter in Bill Lawrence.The executive producer of "Scrubs," "Cougar Town" and TBS' new "Ground Floor" -- premiering Thursday, Nov. 14 -- teamed with "Family Ties" mentor Gary David Goldbergto create "Spin City" for Fox, who starred in the first four seasons of the mayor's-office sitcom. Now, Lawrence is rooting for "The Michael J. Fox Show" in the early weeks of its Thursday run on NBC."Look, I'm a biased guy" toward Fox, Lawrence allows to Zap2it. "He made my career, and I want nothing but great things for that guy. Anytime I turn that show on, and I've watched each episode, I watch it with a smile because he makes me happy. It's like a guy rooting for his favorite baseball team."Lawrence is watching something else closely, too: FOX's primetime lineup. He's also executive-producing the network's midseason sitcom "Surviving Jack," starring "Law & Order: Special...



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