Burt Reynolds Undergoes Open Heart Surgery

Celebrity News Mar. 3, 2010 AT 12:21PM
Burt Reynolds Undergoes Open Heart Surgery Credit: Lester Cohen/WireImage.com

Iconic actor Burt Reynolds is recovering at home following quintuple bypass surgery last week, Entertainment Tonight reports.

The 74-year-old star of such classics as Deliverance, Cannonball Run and The Longest Yard is resting at his Florida home with 24-hour care.

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Reynolds checked himself into rehab briefly last year for an addiction to the painkillers -- prescribed to him following back surgery.

 

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