Burt Reynolds has been nominated for 6 Golden Globes and won 2. He was nominated for 2 Emmys and won 1. He's also been nominated for an Oscar. Here are some of the greatest roles of his lifetime.
SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT
Maybe his most iconic role as a driver trying to keep the police off the trail of a bootleg beer delivery.
This role redefined his career in the 90s.
This movie earned 3 Oscar nominations
THE LONGEST YARD
A seminal football classic. Burt played a former football player who coaches a team of inmates against the prison guards.
Burt would coach football players again in the 90s, this time as part of a network sitcom.
in the 60s, Burt was the sidekick to Matt Dillon.
Burt's first starring role was as NYC police LT John Hawk, who happened to be a full-blooded Native American.