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Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd hug during Back to the Future reunion

Back to the Future fans shed tears on social media after a video from New York Comic Con went viral to capture the emotional encounter between stars Michael J Fox and Christopher Lloyd. The duo looked super excited as they took to the stage to huge cheers from the audience, with Fox emotionally hugging Lloyd and Lloyd hugging Fox. A video of the reunion has been viewed more than 7 million times on Twitter.

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“Watching [Michael J. Fox] hug Christopher Lloyd so beautifully,” wrote one Twitter user. “I think it’s safe to say that today Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd. As it should be… It’s a beautiful moment.”

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“I don’t know Michael other than hearing from him,” Lloyd said at NYCC (via Uproxx). “And I feel like it’s just been six weeks and now I have to do it again? There’s immediate chemistry, as they say.”

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Fox was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in late 1990, and he told the NYFCC audience that Lloyd had always been there and supported him through the years.

“Parkinson’s is a gift I continue to receive — but it’s a gift and I wouldn’t trade it for anything,” Fox said. “People like Chris have always been there for me, and so have many of you. It’s not about what I have, it’s about what I’ve been given – a voice to do this and help people.”

Watch videos and photos from Lloyd and Fox’s emotional reunion below.

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