Burt Reynolds has died at the age of 82, and fans, friends and his peers alike have been paying tribute to the iconic actor on social media.

Most famous for his roles in the likes of 'Deliverance', 'Smokey and the Bandit' and 'Boogie Nights', the Michigan-born actor's career stretched over six decades.

Having suffered from health problems in recent years, he died in a Florida hospital following a cardiac arrest yesterday.

See below for some of the tributes: