Stars have taken to social media to pay tribute to Reynolds.
Last April the fading box-office legend showed showed up bravely showed up at the premiere of his final Hollywood hurrah, a film aptly called "Dog Years", but fans were horrified at his appearance. Reynolds also generated attention for financial woes and his struggles with prescription pain medication.
Burt died of a heart attack on 6 September, according to TMZ.
Reynolds was known for appearing in classics like "Smokey and the Bandit", "Boogie Knights" and "Cannonball Run". He did win a Golden Globe for the role in 1998, and another Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Television Series Musical or Comedy in 1992 for his role in the CBS series Evening Shade.
In December, audiences will see Reynolds in one of his final roles in Defining Moments.
Very early in his TV career, he played Quint on Gunsmoke.
Toward the end of the decade he received critical kudos for his performance as a self-deluded porno director in Paul Thomas Anderson'sBoogie Nights, which brought him an Oscar nomination for supporting actor.
Burt Reynolds in the April, 1972 centrefold of Cosmopolitan magazine.
Reynolds, known for "Smokey and the Bandit" and "Deliverance", among other major cinematic productions, is survived by his son, Quinton.
While his popularity waned relatively, Reynolds continued to score movie and TV roles into the 1990s.
The Burt Reynolds Ranch was a sprawling 153-acre estate, which included a petting zoo which was used for filming scenes for Smokey and the Bandit. His breakout movie was 1971's Deliverance.
Reynolds himself admitted over the years that ending his relationship with Field was probably one of the biggest mistakes of his life.
The one that got away: The icon said that Sally Field was the love that got away. The actor was as much of a ladies' man off-screen, and was married twice, to Judy Carne from 1963 to 1965 and to Loni Anderson from 1988 to 1993.
One of his first tasks will be to vote in President Donald Trump's nominee for United States Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh . The Kyl pick could allow Ducey to have his uncontroversial caretaker - and his long-term, far-right Senate appointment, too.
Authorities have said the police action was carried out to "mitigate the LGBT culture from spreading into our society". Earlier last month, a minister ordered that portraits of LGBT activists be removed from a public exhibition.
Gerrard had not utilised any substitutes until the eightieth minute when he introduced Glenn Middleton for Ryan Jack. McGregor then pushed an Ntcham free-kick past his near post for a corner which came to nothing.
The Swiss maestro broke the Frenchman's serve again, however, in the 11th game en route to clinching the first set. It was then that Lahyani climbed down from his chair at the changeover and advised Kyrgios to show more interest.
From there, Federer served out the match easily to set up a fourth-round clash with another Australian, John Millman . Kohlschreiber now meets 2014 runner-up Kei Nishikori, who got past No. 13 Diego Schwartzman 6-4, 6-4, 5-7, 6-1.
Nadal holds a 7 to 3 advantage, though Thiem did beat Nadal earlier this year at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 in Madrid. Thereafter he was engaged in a thrilling five-set win over one of the sport's rising stars Denis Shapovalov.
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell said the city has "the pumps and the power" needed to protect its residents from the storm. Tropical Storm Gordon has left many businesses on Florida's Gulf Coast feeling shortchanged by the holiday weekend.
So far, I am delighted with the points and the way we play. "We would like to score more goals but we created the chances". The last passes [were] not good or not clever, but we didn't concede in the second half.
McDonalds poster prank goes viral
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Tropical Storm Gordon lashes southern US
MS shut down a dozen Gulf Coast casinos as the storm neared. "You don't know what the intensity of the storm is going to be". The last hurricane to strike the USA was Nate last October, coming ashore in Biloxi with 75 miles per hour (120 kph) winds.
Flyover collapse kills one, injures 19 in Kolkata
Televised images from the accident site showed a section about 30m long that had dropped to the ground, reported Associated Press. Hakim had told reporters that six injured have been shifted to the hospital for treatment.
Amazon Won’t Be Second to Apple for Long
Amazon retreated slightly after hitting the milestone, and near 1545, it was up 1.3 percent to $2,038.71. Amazon and Apple are now worth more than the economies of countries such as Turkey and Switzerland.
Air Macau cancels two flights due to Typhoon Jebi
As the typhoon lashed Shikoku and the Kii Peninsula, evacuation warnings and advisories were issued in many areas. The Tokyo metropolitan area may see strong winds, though the typhoon is unlikely to pass close to the capital.
Federer knocked out of US Open by Aussie Millman
Madison Keys eased into the quarter-finals of the US Open with a 6-1 6-3 victory over Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova. She still and looked tired to start the second, leaning on her racket between points while falling behind 2-0.
Myanmar: 7 Years for Reporting the Truth
UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Myanmar Knut Ostby said the UN was "disappointed by today's court decision". Aung San Suu Kyi , the country's de facto leader, has faced strong criticism over her handling of the Rohingya crisis .
Saban apologized to reporter for postgame outburst
The Alabama Crimson Tide kicked off their defense of last season's national title with a 51-14 drubbing of Louisville . Taylor was absolutely right to ask the question in her postgame interview on the field, whether Saban likes it or not.