Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. aka “Burt Reynolds” (born February 11, 1936 – died September 6, 2018) is an American Veteran Actor, Producer, and Director from Lansing, Michigan. He started his career with a bunch of TV series like Hawk, Dan August, and Gunsmoke.
Later, the actor got the opportunity to showcase his talent on the silver screen. Therefore, Reynolds appeared in many successful movies. It includes Semi-Tough, Deliverance, The Longest Yard, Smokey and the Bandit, Hooper, and many more.
Furthermore, Burton returned to the television once again and did a show Evening Shade (1990–1994). In fact, in 1997, Burt was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He got the nominations for his performance in the film “Boogie Nights”.
On September 5, 2018, the veteran actor died at the age of 82. The cause of his death was “Cardiac Arrest”. He admitted to the Florida hospital. Moreover, the 82-year-old producer was suffering from the heart-related diseases from the several years.
Burt Reynolds Profile, Age, Parents & Early Life
How old is Burton Leon Reynolds Jr.? He was born on February 11, 1936, in Lansing, Michigan, USA. Therefore, Burt Reynolds’ age was Eighty-two (82) years old, as of 2018. His father “Burton Milo Reynolds” was the Chief of Police of Riviera Beach. Burton’s mother “Fern H.” was a homemaker. He also had a sister (name not known).
Furthermore, the actor attended Palm Beach High School for his school education. Later, he went to Florida State University for his graduation. During his school days, Reynolds played football and even selected for a college team.
Personal Life, Girlfriend, Spouse & Children
Due to several injuries and a car accident, he didn’t select for All-America Teams. He was in the relationship with girlfriend “Dinah Shore” (American singer) for five years. Later, they broke up. In 1977, Burt also dated girlfriend “Sally Field” (American actress) but in 1982 they split.
In 1963, the famous actor married his first wife “Judy Carne”. She was an English actress. Later, in 1965, the couple called off their marriage. Again, in 1988, Burt married his wife “Loni Anderson” (American Actress). The couple also adopted a son “Quinton Anderson Reynolds“ together. But unfortunately, in 1993, their marriage ended in divorce.
Burt Reynolds Biography, Age, Spouse, Children, Net worth, Height, Weight, Parents, Girlfriend & Details
|Personal Life Information|
|Full Birth Name||Burton Leon Reynolds Jr.|
|Working As||1. Actor.
|Age||Eighty-two (82) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||February 11, 1936.|
|Date of Death||September 6, 2018.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Lansing, Michigan, USA.|
|Citizenship||The United States.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aquarius.|
|Current Residence||Jupiter, Florida, USA.|
|Famous For||1. His roles in Semi-Tough, Deliverance, The Longest Yard, Smokey and the Bandit, Hooper, and many more.
2. Recently died due to Cardiac arrest.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 0".
Centimeters: 180 cm.
Meters: 1.80 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
|Biceps Size||15.5 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||40-32-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||8.|
|Parents||Father: Burton Milo Reynolds.
Mother: Fern H.
|Burt Reynolds Wife & Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married twice but divorced.|
|Dating History?||1. Dinah Shore.
2. Sally Field.
|Girlfriend (Fiancee)||Not found.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||1. Judy Carne (m. 1963-1965).
2. Loni Anderson (m. 1988-1993).
|Children||Son: Quinton Anderson Reynolds.|
|School||Palm Beach High School.|
|College/University||1. Florida State University.
2. Palm Beach Junior College.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Hanks.
Actress: Marilyn Monroe.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Listening to music, Playing Football, and Traveling.
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Food.|
|Burt Reynolds Net worth|
|Net Asset||Approx. $5 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Lesser Known Facts about Burton Leon Reynolds Jr.
- Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. used to play played halfback while at Florida State.
- In fact, Burt also shared a room with “Lee Corso” (college football broadcaster and analyst).
- During his college days, he became a brother of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity.
- As of 2018, the estimated Burt Reynolds’ Net worth is $5 million US Dollar.
- Furthermore, he suffered from the knee injury of his first sophomore season.
- Earlier, Reynolds wanted to become a police officer.
- In 1956, he won the Florida State Drama Award for his performance.
- Watson B. Duncan III (English Professor) was the mentor of the famous actor.
- He also co-authored the book “Barkley Unleashed: A Pirate’s Tale” in 1997.