E apologises after airing insensitive fun fact about Michael J Fox

first_imgWe regret the insensitive classification of Michael J. Fox’s Parkinson’s diagnosis during our Eonline [sic] live stream.  We understand the serious nature of the disease and sincerely apologise.The error was pointed out almost immediately by viewers on Twitter, who then began creating ‘fun facts’ of their own. Variety reports that E! has issued an apology, saying: EVERY YEAR E! broadcast coverage of the red carpet at the entertainment industry’s biggest award shows, the Golden Globes included.Last night was no different, and as stars strolled down the busy carpet, ‘fun facts’ about them popped up on the screen.Unfortunately, the network has been forced to apologise after one of the ‘fun facts’ referred to Michael J. Fox’s Parkinson’s Disease diagnosis.center_img 7 of the best moments from last night’s Golden Globes>WATCH: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s gas opening Golden Globes monologue>last_img

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