Burt Reynolds dies at 82


Multiple news sources confirm iconic actor Burt Reynolds has died at the age of 82. 

Those sources attribute the information to his long-time publicist.

The former college football standout was best known for his appearances in the movies, ‘Deliverance’, ‘Smokey and the Bandit’, and ‘Boogie Nights’.

The son of a Florida police chief, Reynolds played football for Florida State and roomed with Lee Corso who went on to become a well known college coach and sports commentator.

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