|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||11 February 1936||Lansing, Michigan, USA|
|Known As:||Bandit||"Smokey and the Bandit" (1977)|
|Trivia:||Was 5' 11" tall.|
|Attended Florida State University on a football scholarship, but only|
played in two seasons. He was a star running back whose college
football career was ended by a knee injury. Graduated in 1958.
|Was drafted by the Baltimore Colts.|
|Refused the role that earned Jack Nicholson an Oscar|
in "Terms of Endearment" (1983).
|Adopted a son, Quinton, in 1988.|
|(1991) Won an Emmy Award - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy|
Series for: "Evening Shade."
|(1992) Won a Golden Globe Award - Best Performance by an Actor in a|
TV Series - Comedy/Musical for: "Evening Shade."
|(1998) Won a Golden Globe Award - Best Performance by an Actor in a|
Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for: "Boogie Nights" (1997).
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|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Burt Reynolds Filmography.|
|Departed:||6 September 2018||Jupiter, Florida, USA|
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Rodney Dangerfield Sally Field Sela Ward Sofia Vergara Suzanne Pleshette Telly Savalas Tim Allen