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Our Favorite Tweets Honoring The Late Burt Reynolds

Sep 6, 2018, 1:58 PM | Updated: 1:58 pm
FILE - In this March 12, 2016 file photo, actor Burt Reynolds appears at the world premiere of "The...
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)
(Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP, File)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Burt Reynolds passed away Thursday, according to his agent, Todd Eisner.

The actor, famously known for his mustache, was 82.

Twitter almost immediately became a memorial for Burt, with celebrities and civilians alike celebrating a career that spanned decades and genres.

Here are some of our favorite Tweets honoring the legend that is Burt Reynolds

People remembered his accomplishments

And shared their personal stories

 

Artists shared their Reynolds renditions

He was celebrated for films

For television

For video games

And, yes, for his mustache

He was remembered among political types

And especially remembered for that photo in Cosmopolitan

We’ll let you search for that one on your own.

The man truly was a legend

Nobody had more fun than he did

 

Rest in peace, Burt.

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Our Favorite Tweets Honoring The Late Burt Reynolds