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Enduring, strong-featured, and genial star of US cinema, Burt Reynolds started off in TV westerns in the 1960s and then carved his name into 1970/1980s popular culture as a male sex symbol (posing nearly naked for "Cosmopolitan" magazine) and on-screen as both a rugged action figure and then as a wisecracking, Southern-type "good olé' boy." Burton ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 33 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Dog Years (filming)
Vic Edwards
 2016 Shadow Fighter (completed)
Paddy Grier
 2016 Elbow Grease
Grandpa Barnes
 2016 Hollow Creek
Seagrass Lambert
 2015 Pocket Listing
Ron Glass
 2014 A Magic Christmas
Buster (voice)
 2008 Delgo
Delgo's Father (voice)
 2008/I Deal
Tommy Vinson
 2007 Randy and the Mob
Elmore Culpepper (uncredited)
 2003 The Librarians
Irish (uncredited)
 1999 Stringer
 1987 Malone
 1986 Heat
 1986 Uphill All the Way
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 1985 Stick
 1982 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
Sheriff Ed Earl Dodd
 1982 Six Pack
Man Walking in Front of Brewster and Lilah (uncredited)
 1976 Silent Movie
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 1969 Shark
 1965 Operation C.I.A.
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(4/61) Unsold pilot: Appeared in a pilot for a western series to be called "The Man from Everywhere". See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 6 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 4 Interviews | 10 Articles | 9 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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[on his few bad movies]: My films were the kind they only show in prisons and in airplanes, because nobody can leave. See more »


Sales of the Pontiac Trans Am increased by 500% after Smokey and the Bandit (1977). Pontiac was so grateful to Burt Reynolds that they promised him a new Trans Am every year in perpetuity. The promise lasted five years. He drove a 1977 Pontiac Trans Am Limited Edition in these movies. See more »


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