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30 Burt Reynolds Roles That Made Him Not Just an Icon, but a Legend

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Actor Burt Reynolds had a Hollywood legacy that most up-and-coming actors can only dream of. The 82-year-old star made a name for himself playing rugged heroes and good ol' boys over the course of seven decades, starring in iconic films like Deliverance and Smokey and the Bandit, as well as TV shows like Gunsmoke. In honor of Reynolds, who died on Sept. 6 following a heart attack, remind yourself why his time on screen was so damn impressive with this trip down memory lane.

Additional reporting by Maggie Panos

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