Burt Reynolds, star of film, TV and tabloids, dead at 82

  • FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2015 file photo, Burt Reynolds appears at the Wizard World Chicago Comic-Con in Chicago. Reynolds, who starred in films including “Deliverance,” “Boogie Nights,” and the “Smokey and the Bandit” films, died at age 82, according to his agent. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)

  • FILE - In this Nov. 5, 1971 file photo, actress Dinah Shore and Burt Reynolds appear together in Los Angeles. Reynolds, who starred in films including “Deliverance,” “Boogie Nights,” and the “Smokey and the Bandit” films, died at age 82, according to his agent. (AP Photo/Harold Filan, File)

  • FILE - In this May 27, 1966 file photo, actor Burt Reynolds, left, discusses a scene with director Paul Bogart during location shooting of a new ABC-TV series “Hawk”, in New York. Reynolds, who starred in films including “Deliverance,” “Boogie Nights,” and the “Smokey and the Bandit” films, died at age 82, according to his agent. (AP Photo/Joe Caneva, File)

  • FILE - In this Dec. 2, 1977 file photo, actor Burt Reynolds, right, pinches the cheeks of comedian Dom Deluise during a roast of Reynolds in Atlanta. Reynolds, who starred in films including “Deliverance,” “Boogie Nights,” and the “Smokey and the Bandit” films, died at age 82, according to his agent. DeLuise died on May 4, 2009 at age 75. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

  • FILE - In this March 15, 1978 file photo, actor Burt Reynolds polishes star that was unveiled in the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles. Reynolds, who starred in films including “Deliverance,” “Boogie Nights,” and the “Smokey and the Bandit” films, died at age 82, according to his agent. (AP Photo/file)

  • FILE - In this March 12, 2016 file photo, actor Burt Reynolds appears at the world premiere of “The Bandit” during the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas. Reynolds, who starred in films including “Deliverance,” “Boogie Nights,” and the “Smokey and the Bandit” films, died at age 82, according to his agent. (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK — Burt Reynolds, the handsome film and television star known for his acclaimed performances in “Deliverance” and “Boogie Nights” and for an active off-screen life which included relationships with Loni Anderson, Sally Field and Dinah Shore, has died at age 82.

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