Burt Reynolds is currently recovering at home after undergoing a dangerous quintuple bypass procedure on his heart last week. The 74-year-old actor is under the supervision of nurses and is said to be doing well since his surgery. His spokesman Erik Kritzer confirmed to Entertainment Tonight: "Mr. Reynolds has been released from a hospital in Florida in which he had a planned bypass operation. He wants to thank everyone for their good wishes and states that he has a great motor with...Read Full Story
(Getty Images) Burt Reynolds is on his way to a full recovery following a rare quintuple bypass surgery performed at a hospital near his Florida home on Monday. As a precaution, the popular actor will be monitored around-the-clock, but it sounds like his planned surgery was a great success. On Wednesday, Burt's manager, Erik Kritzer, released a statement, and it sounds like the 74-year-old Boogie Nights star is feeling fine."Mr. Reynolds has been released from a hospital in Florida in...Read Full Story
Bauer GriffinJust yesterday, news broke that 73-year-old Burt Reynolds was seeking help from rehab clinic Florida's Hanley Center after realizing he'd become addicted to prescription pills. Now, Burt has already left the facility. His manager said in a statement: After a recent back surgery, Mr. Reynolds felt like he was going through hell and after a while, realized he was a prisoner of prescription pain pills. He checked himself into rehab in order to regain control of his life. Mr...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesAfter five decades in showbiz, 73-year-old Burt Reynolds has entered rehab for the first time. The National Enquirer published a photo of Reynolds at the Hanley Center, a rehabilitation facility in Florida, accompanied by an interview with a source who claimed Reynolds had been found half-conscious, in his robe, covered with blood. The source said (via Huffington Post): The houseman found Burt lying in a pool of blood. He'd fallen and was badly cut. The houseman drove him to the...Read Full Story
Burt Reynolds paid tribute to pal and co-star Dom DeLuise.Speaking to Entertainment Tonight, Reynolds, who starred alongside DeLuise in movies like Cannonball Run, Smokey and the Bandit, The End, and All Dogs Go to Heaven, said DeLuise "always made everyone feel better when he was around."The full statement from starpulse.com: I was thinking the other day about this. As you get older you think about this more and more, I was dreading this moment. Dom always made everyone feel better when he...Read Full Story
Burt Reynolds (born February 11, 1936) is an actor best known for his work in the 1970s on films such as 'Smokey and the Bandit' and 'The Longest Yard.' Find more Burt Reynolds pictures, news and information below.