Burt Reynolds died at 82 years of a heart attack in Florida on Thursday morning.
Shortly thereafter, tributes flooded for the icon of the film, which starred in such films as Smokey And The Bandit and Boogie Nights.
Kate Hudson, whose mother Goldie Hawn worked with the big-screen legend, shared on Instagram a broken-hearted emjoi along with a photo of herself when she was held by her mother while sitting next to the piece.
Touching: Burt Reynolds died at the age of 82 on Thursday morning. Shortly after, the tributes of the movie icon were flooded. Kate Hudson, whose mother, Goldie Hawn, worked with the legend of the big screen, shared an emjoi broken heart and an old photo.
Arnold Schwarzenegger was one of the first to express his regret as he said on Twitter.
& # 39; Burt Reynolds was one of my heroes. He was a pioneer.
"He just showed me how to go from being an athlete to being the highest-paid actor, and he always inspired me."
Hollywood loved him: Burt Reynolds died on Thursday and shortly after, celebrity tributes arrived; here Arnold Schwarzenegger expressed regret on Twitter
Sad loss: the actor suffered a heart attack and died at Jupiter Medical in Florida on Thursday morning, surrounded by his family, manager Erik Kritzer told the Hollywood Reporter; seen in 1977
The actor suffered a heart attack and died at Jupiter Medical in Florida on Thursday morning, surrounded by his family, manager Erik Kritzer told the Hollywood Reporter.
Reynolds was best known for his roles in Deliverance in 1972, Smokey and the Bandit in 1977 and Boogie Nights in 1997, the latter of which earned him an Oscar nomination.
He was also filming the new Quentin Tarantino movie Once Upon a Time in Hollywood with Margot Robbie, Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio. The film is expected to hit theaters in 2019.
He worked until the end: the star was seen here in April of 2017 when he was promoting Dog Years in New York during the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival.
Elijah Wood, of the fame of The Lord of the Rings, shared: "Sad to hear about the passing of the legend, Burt Reynolds."
Alec Baldwin's daughter, Ireland Baldwin, a model, shared an old black-and-white photo of the star with the caption, "Rest In Peace Burt."
Difficult to accept: Elijah Wood, of The Lord of the Rings, shared the fame, "It is sad to know of the disappearance of the legend, Burt Reynolds".
Respect: the daughter of Alec Baldwin, Ireland Baldwin, a model, shared an old black and white photo of the star with the legend & # 39; Rest In Peace Burt & # 39;