Daily Archives: 11 February, 2019

Profile of the Day: Burt Reynolds

Today we remember acting legend Burt Reynolds on what would have been his 83rd birthday. Reynolds was born on February 11, 1936 in Lansing, Michigan to Harrietta Fernette Miller and Burton Milo Reynolds. His father served in the U.S. army during World War II and landed on the beaches of Normandy on D-Day. Early in his career, Reynolds landed several guest starring roles on television. It wasn’t until his breakout performance in the 1972 film Deliverance… Read the full story