Burt Reynolds dead at age 82

Burt Reynolds has died at age 82.

His manager told The Hollywood Reporter that Reynolds died of a heart attack Thursday morning at a hospital in Florida.

Reynolds had heart problems for years -- he underwent major heart surgery in February 2010. 

Reynolds was one of Hollywood’s most popular leading men during the ’70s and early ’80s, with such films as “Deliverance,” "Boogie Nights", “Smokey and the Bandit, and “The Longest Yard”.

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