Sally Field Came To Say The Last Goodbye To The Love Of Her Life And Her Co-Star Burt Reynolds At The Memorial Service

September 20, 2018

On Wednesday, family and friends attended a funeral of the Hollywood icon, Burt Reynolds. “The love of his life” and his former co-star, Sally Field, also came to say the last goodbye to the legendary actor.


Sally Field said the last goodbye to Burt Reynolds

On August 6, legendary Burt Reynolds has died from a cardiac arrest at the age of 82. 

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The Oscar-nominated actor stole fans’ hearts by his great roles in Smokey and the Bandit, Boogie Nights, Deliverance, and hit TV show Evening Shade.

On Wednesday, the late actor’s friends and family attended a memorial service for the Smokey and the Bandit star. His former girlfriend, actress Sally Field, was there too.

The iconic couple had been dating for 5 years, and they even did four movies together.


Sally and Burt: a love story with a sad ending

Sally and Burt met on the set of Smokey and the Bandit and fell in love at first sight. However, their love story had a sad ending. The lovebirds made a heartbreaking decision to separate.

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In her upcoming memoir “In Pieces,” Sally Field described Reynolds as a very charismatic man but mentioned he always tried to take control over her.


She wrote:

Our relationships were confusing and complicated, and not without loving and caring, but really complicated and hurtful to me.

Nevertheless, Sally and Burt’s love story was one of the most beautiful ones. Sally proved that when she came to say the final goodbye to her good old partner, Burt Reynolds.

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