veteran Hollywood actor Burt Reynolds passes away
Published: September 7, 2018
Burt Reynolds (82), the veteran Hollywood actor, has passed away in Florida, United States on September 6, 2018. Reynolds received an Oscar nomination when he portrayed porn director Jack Horner in Paul Thomas Anderson’s Boogie Nights (1997) and was the No. 1 box-office attraction for a five-year stretch starting in the late 1970s. He was known for his work in 1970-80s films, ‘Deliverance’, ‘The Longest Yard’ and ‘Smokey and the Bandit’.
Topics: Bandit • Boogie Nights • Burt Reynolds • Creative works • English-language films • Films • Films set in the San Fernando Valley • Jack Horner • Paul Thomas Anderson • Smokey and the Bandit • The Longest Yard