Michael Douglas is determined to walk the red carpet at the NYC premiere of 'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps' next Wednesday, marking his first public appearance since late August, when he stunned David Letterman with his healthy appearance following his first week of chemotherapy and radiation treatment for throat cancer, the actor's publicist tells PopEater.

The acting icon will be about halfway through an eight-week treatment program when 'Wall Street' premieres at the Ziegfeld Theater on Sept. 20. Publicist Allen Burry confirms that Douglas is making every effort to be there to mark the return of his most famous character, Gordon Gekko.

"That's the plan right now," Burry tells PopEater. "But we're literally going day-to-day as to know how much he can do."