Prior to his successful late '70s and early '80s run at the box office, Reynolds was a TV star, appearing in shows like "Riverboat", "Hawk" and "Dan August". Reynolds had mixed feelings about the film in spite of the acclaim.
Soon after tributes for the movie icon - who starred in such films as Smokey And The Bandit and Boogie Nights - flooded in. He tapped his athletic background to play star football player-turned-inmate "Paul Crewe" in The Longest Yard.
Reynolds has also become well known for the roles that he turned down over the years.
He later said he regretted that centerfold image, which showed Reynold's spread out across a bearskin rug, and said it distracted attention from his "Deliverance" co-stars and likely cost them an Academy Award.
His romps with several handsome Hollywood women throughout his life only served to boost his amorous reputation. In 1977's Smokey and the Bandit, Jackie Gleason was Smokey the sheriff, Burt Reynolds was Bandit, and the plot hinged on whether Bandit and a truck-driving pal could blow through Smokey's roadblocks and make the run in 28 hours. Reynolds was married to Loni Anderson from 1988 to 1994 and Judy Carne from 1963 to 1965.
Burton Leon Reynolds Jnr was born on February 11, 1936, and grew up in Florida.
Still, Reynolds had plenty other roles in which he could revel in - the MI native was the top-grossing movie starin Hollywood for each year from 1978 to 1982. He was a star fullback at Palm Beach High School and had scholarship offers from several schools before settling on the in-state Seminoles.
Ohr's wife, Nellie, who worked for the political research firm, Fusion GPS, that hired Steele, attended at least part of it. Ohr's relationship with his wife and his interactions with Steele tie him loosely to the Russian Federation investigation.
Harare and Beijing have upgraded their relationship from all-weather friends status to a comprehensive and strategic partnership. China defends continued lending to Africa on the grounds that the continent still needs debt-fuelled infrastructure development.
Kelly Jean Kelly wrote this story for VOA Learning English with reports from the Associated Press and VOA News. Protesters began interrupting about an hour after chairman Chuck Grassley gaveled in the hearing.
Most notable was the speed with which Amazon hit the milestone, with its shares having more than tripled in the past three years. The 54-year-old is now worth more than $166 billion, according to Bloomberg's billionaires index on Tuesday.
As is our special events protocol, substantial law enforcement and private security was on site in anticipation of the event. Sheriff's deputies responded by returning fire, hitting Elizarraras multiple times in the torso and arm.
Toyota Motor Corp. halted operations at most of its group plants, and Honda Motor Co. stopped its Suzuka plant in Mie prefecture. Strong winds brought down one company's storage facility in Shiga Prefecture, killing one man, according to local media .
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd ( Samsung ) has announced the latest addition to its premium Note series with Samsung Galaxy Note9 . For most of the users, wallpapers don't play any major role, but to be honest it is a very underrated part of the smartphone.
I just saw that Mohamed went down at the chair, I was a little bit surprised", he said in his press conference. But all said and done, it looks like Lalyani's pep-talk did him good as Nick Kyrgios went on to win the match.
Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) congratulated Kyl in a statement saying, "I look forward to working with him in the Arizona delegation". The Kyl pick could allow Ducey to have his uncontroversial caretaker - and his long-term, far-right Senate appointment, too.
Appointing McCain's replacement was a tricky task for Ducey, as it required him to balance several competing concerns. If he has not changed his mind, it's likely he will not run for another term once the rest of McCain's term expires.
Seized from government forces in 2015, Idlib and adjacent areas form the last major chunk of territory still in rebel hands. Spokesman Dmitry Peskov added: "We know that Syria's armed forces are preparing to resolve this problem".
Trump amps up attacks on Woodward
While aides described his tweets as the "devil's workshop", Trump has insisted he was the Ernest Hemingway of Twitter. The very title of former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman's recent book was Unhinged .
Nadal sees off Basilashvili to reach U.S. Open quarters
It was the fourth win for Nadal in four Grand Slam matches against Thiem, the most recent coming in May's French Open Final. In women's action, last year's runner-up Madison Keys opens on Arthur Ashe against Slovakian 29th seed Dominika Cibulkova.
Tropical Storm Gordon Batters South Florida
The mayor of New Orleans, LaToya Cantrell, promised residents that the city has "the pumps and the power" needed for the storm. A Tropical Storm Gordon Twitter account even cropped up on Monday, personifying the terror so many people felt.
Trump Again Lashes Out at Sessions
Duncan Hunter of California was indicted and accused of fraud and stealing campaign funds for personal use, and Rep. Trump pointed to the popularity of the two men who faced an easy re-election before being indicted.