About Burt Reynolds and Anderson Loni
Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. (February 11, 1936 – September 6, 2018) was an American actor, considered a sex symbol and icon of American popular culture.Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. was born on February 11, 1936, to Harriet Fernette “Fern” (née Miller) and Burton Milo Reynolds (1906–2002).During 10th grade at Palm Beach High School, Reynolds was named First Team All State and All Southern as a fullback, and received multiple scholarship offers.After graduating from Palm Beach High School, he attended Florida State University on a football scholarship and played halfback, starting in 1954. While at Florida State, he roomed with future college-football coach, broadcaster, and analyst Lee Corso, and also became a brother of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity.To keep up with his studies, he enrolled at Palm Beach Junior College (PBJC) in neighboring Lake Park in early 1956.
Loni Kaye Anderson (born August 5, 1945) is an American actress best known for her role as receptionist Jennifer Marlowe on the CBS sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982), which earned her three Golden Globe Awards and two Emmy Award nominations.Anderson was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, the daughter of Klaydon Carl “Andy” Anderson, an environmental chemist, and Maxine Hazel (née Kallin), a model. She grew up in suburban Roseville, Minnesota. As a senior at Alexander Ramsey Senior High School in Roseville, she was voted Valentine Queen of the Valentine’s Day Winter Formal of 1963.As she says in her autobiography, My Life in High Heels, her father was originally going to name her Leiloni, but realized that when she got to her teen years, it was likely to be twisted into “Lay Loni”—so it was changed to simply Loni.
Her acting debut came with a bit part in the film Nevada Smith (1966), starring Steve McQueen.
Burt Reynolds and Anderson Loni love story
Burt Reynolds and Loni Anderson did not date for a long time, but you could say it was one of the biggest love-hate relationships ever and you wouldn’t be wrong.
Burt Reynolds and Anderson Loni marriage
Reynolds and Anderson had a celebrity wedding by all standards. It was apparent that they loved each other and were genuinely happy to be getting married. In retrospect, Anderson had revealed that she indeed felt like Cindarella on her wedding day and honestly believed Reynolds was her Prince Charming.The feeling was mutual, Reynolds had said that he was indeed thrilled to be getting married to his best friend in the presence of their friends and loved ones. The high-profile wedding which was held in Florida was documented by People magazine.
Burt Reynolds and Anderson Loni childrens
The couple adopted a son named Quinton Anderson Reynolds (born August 31, 1988).