GAUNT Burt Reynolds Makes Rare Public Appearance At Tribeca Film Festival

Burt Reynolds, who has enjoyed a career spanning nearly six decades, an Academy Award nomination and almost 100 feature films, showed up on the red carpet at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival to promote his latest movie, Dog Years.

Reynolds, 81, appeared frail as he was helped down the red carpet by friend and fellow actor Robert De Niro and comedian Chevy Chase. Reynolds, who was seated in a chair on the red carpet, answered a few questions from the press about his new role.

In recent years, Reynolds has undergone surgeries including a quintuple bypass in February 2010. The 81-year old has continued to act despite the decline of his health, but rarely makes public appearance. So, it was a surprise to many to see Reynolds on the red carpet of the Tribeca Film Festival in New York where his latest film, “Dog Years,” was premiering. Continue reading

SMOKEY AND THE BANKRUPT: Burt Reynolds BROKE Auctioning Off Awards

Burt Reynolds is broke and auctioning off over 600 of his most prized possessions, including a Golden Globes trophy.

Due to poor business decisions, the fire sale will put a slew of the movie star’s personal items under the gavel, including artwork, signed photographs and even the red jacket Reynolds, now 78, donned in Smokey and the Bandit II.

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In a foreword in the catalogue, the Deliverance star says: “I’ve collected so many things that I truly adore but at this stage in my life I find it very difficult to manage them all.

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