• Burt Reynolds ‘SNL' Impersonator Norm Macdonald Remembers Hollywood Icon With Crass Joke

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    One of the countless actors paying tribute to Burt Reynolds in the wake of his passing on Thursday was Norm Macdonald, a comedian whose career became intertwined with the “Smokey and the Bandit” star thanks to his “Celebrity Jeopardy” impersonations on “Saturday Night Live.”
    “Big Burt is up in heaven slapping around little Bert,” Macdonald tweeted after the sad news broke, in reference to the iconic - but often crude - sketches.
    Big Burt is up in heaven slapping around little Bert. onefewerB *rt inthispooroldworld
    - Norm Macdonald September 6, 2018
    From 1996 to 2002, Macdonald starred...
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  • Burt Reynolds' 8 Most Memorable Roles, From ‘Gunsmoke' to ‘Boogie Nights'

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Burt Reynolds, one of the great movie stars of the '70s and a massive sex symbol on screen, has died. Reynolds flashed his charisma and his testosterone in largely blockbusters and action films, but he always demonstrated dramatic range and energy even late into his career. Here are some of the actor's most iconic and memorable movie and TV roles.
    Gunsmoke
    Reynolds hopped around TV for several years before landing a recurring part on the long-running Western “Gunsmoke.” For three years and 50 episodes he played Quint, a part Native American man who in this scene flips a guy onto a barroom...
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  • Burt Reynolds Passes Away at 82

    Burt Reynolds Passes Away at 82

    2 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    The Hollywood community has just lost another legend, with screen icon Burt Reynolds passing away at the age of 82. Reynolds was one of Hollywood's biggest stars of the 1970s and 1980s, whose streak of being the top-grossing Hollywood star between 1979 and 1982 was so rare it hadn't happened since Bing Crosby's stretch in the 1940s. He will be remembered for a multitude of roles in classics including Smokey and the Bandit , Cannonball Run and Boogie Nights. Reynolds was born in Michigan but raised in Florida, where he became a football star at Florida State University, before his sports...
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  • Hollywood Remembers Burt Reynolds: “Trailblazer”, “One Of A Kind”

    2 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Refresh for updates Hollywood remembered Burt Reynolds today, with Arnold Schwarzenegger praising the Deliverance actor as one of his heroes and a “trailblazer,” and actor Michael Chiklis attributing his own career at least in part to Reynolds.
    “Burt Reynolds was one of my heroes,” tweeted Schwarzenegger. “He was a trailblazer. He showed the way to transition from being an athlete to being the highest paid actor, and he always inspired me.”
    “He was one of a kind,” tweeted...
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  • Burt Reynolds Is Responsible for One of the Greatest ‘Golden Girls' Jokes Ever

    Burt Reynolds Is Responsible for One of the Greatest ‘Golden Girls' Jokes Ever

    2 monthes ago - By Decider

    No one could resist the sexual charisma of Burt Reynolds, especially not the Golden Girls.
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