Burt Reynolds dies at the age of 82

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HOLLYWOOD, CA – MARCH 22: Actor Burt Reynolds speaks during a Q&A session at the Los Angeles premiere of “The Last Movie Star” at the Egyptian Theatre on March 22, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Tullberg/Getty Images)

Actor Burt Reynolds has died at the age of 82, his agent confirms to ABC News.

TMZ reports that Reynolds died of a heart attack Thursday morning. 

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

He was a star in the moves and on TV — appearing in classics like “Smokey and the Bandit,” “Boogie Knights” and “Cannonball Run.”

Reynolds is survived by his son. 

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