In a statement to the Press Association, a spokesman for Reynolds said the star died in Jupiter, Florida, on Thursday morning after suffering a heart attack.
His agent Todd Eisner, told NBC News that he had died of cardiac arrest.
Tennis great Boris Becker described Reynolds in a tweet as "one of the last icons in Hollywood", while "Lord of the Rings" star Elijah Wood lamented the "passing of a legend".
The actor played porn director Jack Horner in the Paul Thomas Anderson film, though he later famously claimed to "hate" Anderson, and said he never watched "Boogie Nights" all the way through. Still, he'll be remembered by more than one generation for the likes of The Cannonball Run, The Player and his Oscar-nominated role in Boogie Nights.
The film was a massive success, and earned $126 million at the box office, which today would equate to $508 million. "By the time I finally woke up and tried to get it right, nobody would give me a chance".
From there, Reynolds appeared on Broadway but also started notching up guest roles on TV series such as Alfred Hitchcock Presents and The Twilight Zone, from which he graduated to starring roles in shows including Gunsmoke (where he played a Native American for three years) Hawk and Dan August.
Later that decade, took those versatile comedic talents back to TV - winning an Emmy for the sitcom "Evening Shade".
Smith's most memorable Reynolds reference was in Mallrats, when T.S. and Brodie talk with Alyssa Jones about a party during which Alyssa had sex with Clerks baddie Rick Derris on a pool table, while Rick and Alyssa were dressed as Smokey and The Bandit.
Reynolds was married and divorced twice, first in the 1960s to comedienne Judy Carne and then to television actress Loni Anderson. This was a previous health concern for the actor, who underwent heart surgery in 2010. "He showed the way to transition from being an athlete to being the highest paid actor, and he always inspired me".
"Reynolds" film career began with 1961's Angel Baby, and he quickly began winning leading parts in movies including Navajo Joe and Operation CIA.
Red flags flew over Pensacola-area beaches in Florida's Panhandle, where swimming and wading in the Gulf of Mexico was prohibited. It is about 1,205 miles west-northwest of the Cabo Verde Islands and about 1,300 miles east-northeast of the Lesser Antilles.
The FBI said that the red slippers, stolen from the Judy Garland Museum in Minnesota in 2005, have been recovered after 13 years. Tips flowed in over the years - including one from a psychic just last month - but they led either nowhere or to counterfeits.
Le'Veon Bell hasn't shown up to any practices, training camp, or played in any preseason games as Week 1 looms near. Could be a week, as it was past year . "I hadn't thought about it", Tomlin said at his weekly press conference.
She continued by saying that it is up to the jury to decide whether the evidence is enough for the suspects to be sentenced. Despite the link between the cases, no charges have yet been made over the subsequent poisonings after the Skripals.
It also presents an opportunity for Anthony Martial, who has made a decision to stay at Old Trafford at least for this season. We lost at home, if the fans had reacted bad the team loses confidence, the week is not a good week, the team feels pressure.
It is a big disaster. "The state government and PWD department is exclusively responsible for the bridge collapse. Ms Banerjee, who is in Darjeeling, said two persons are still missing and search operations are on to trace them.
The US is concerned they could eventually be used to launch another chemical attack as well as a conventional assault. Earlier, US President Donald Trump warned Syria's Bashar al-Assad against launching a "reckless attack" on Idlib .
The two Koreas are set to hold working-level meetings next week to further discuss the upcoming Sept 18-20 summit. Under discussion is whether denuclearization or declaring an end to the 1950-53 Korean War should come first.
Writing in the Telegraph, Johnson accused May of getting "diddly squat" from negotiations and handing "victory" to the EU. The plan infuriated Brexit-backers including Johnson, who quit the government in protest.
Meanwhile, Serena Williams survived her first test of the tournament to reach the quarter-finals for the 15th time. Thiem lost the 2018 French Open final against Nadal‚ and has a chance at redemption when the two meet on Tuesday.
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Tropical Storm Gordon moves over land near AL-MS border
Nevertheless, she said she and her husband will remain in their home, which sits on tall pilings, 24 feet above the ground. Mayors of barrier islands in the storm's path had warned that their communities might get cut off from the mainland.
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