Quinton Anderson Reynolds has been on the spotlight since the year 1988 – the year he became a member of Burt Reynolds and Loni Anderson’s family as the couple turned out to become his foster parents. The only son of the late iconic actor, Burt Reynolds has done well for himself, despite the fact that he was raised by wealthy parents. He works in the editorial and electrical department in Hollywood. He has also gone ahead to accomplish great feats for which his late father described him as his supreme achievement he was so proud of. His mother, Loni Anderson, a veteran actress has never shied from reminiscing the impact Quinton’s presence has made in her life as well. To uncover more interesting facts about Burt Reynolds’ son, read on.
Quinton Anderson Reynolds Biography
The only child of Burt Reynolds was born at a California-area hospital on 31st of August 1988, and immediately he became a member of Burt Reynolds and Loni Anderson’s family, as the couple who got married in the same year opted to become his foster parents. Following the couple’s separation in 1994, Quinton was raised by his mother who resided in California during that time, and occasionally visited his father in Florida. Concerning his academic history, Quinton Anderson Reynolds has not disclosed such information to the public.
Facts About Burt Reynolds’ Son
1. Quinton Anderson Reynolds Works as an Assistant Cameraman
Following his works in the editorial and electrical department in Tinseltown, Quinton became a well-known assistant cameraman who has been associated with the production of several movies including High School Possession, Fatal Acquittal, Blood Lake: Attack of the Killer Lampreys, Starving in Suburbia, One Minute Time Machine, A Christmas in Vermont, Officer Downe, Ouija: Origin of Evil, His Double Life, Paint It Black, Sniper, among others.
2. His Works as a Digital Imaging Technician
Quinton also works as a digital imaging technician. He has moved on to showcase his excellent skills in a good number of projects which include Christmas in Palm Springs, Mercenaries, Fattal Acquittal, Starving in Suburbia and others.
3. His Relationship with Burt Reynolds
Having been part of Burt Reynolds’ family, Quinton Anderson Reynolds had a strong bond with his late father who was very proud of his only child while he was alive. Although, before his death, Burt Reynolds omitted his son’s name from his last will and testament which raised eyebrows concerning the depth of their relationship, Quinton has never shied away from expressing how much he misses his father and the precious moment they shared together. Quinton’s father who was a legendary actor, director and producer passed away on the 6th of September 2018 at the age of 82 and was laid to rest at a funeral home in North Palm Beach, Florida, on 20th September 2018.
When Burt Reynolds was alive, he made remarkable career achievements including winning the Golden Globe Awards Primetime Emmy Awards, Satellite Awards, Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards and many others. The highlight of his movie acting career includes The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing, Smokey and the Bandit, The Cannonball Run, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Switching Channels, The Maddening, Without a Paddle, The Longest Yard, The Last Movie Star, Miami Love Affairs and several others.
In addition, Burt Reynolds was also known as the co-owner of a NASCAR Winston Cup team called, Mach 1 Racing as well as a co-owner of Burt & Jacks restaurant situated in Fort Lauderdale.
4. Quinton Anderson Reynolds’ Mother
Quinton’s mother, Loni Anderson is a veteran actress who has starred in numerous films and series and has also bagged three Golden Globe Awards and two Emmy Award nominations. Her film and television credits include Stroker Ace, Munchie, 3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain A Night at the Roxbury, S. W. A. T, The Bob Newhart Show, The Love Boat, The Incredible Hulk, A Letter to Three Wives among others.
5. He has a Half-Sister
Quinton’s mom has been married four times and during her first marriage to Bruce Hasselberg, she gave birth to a daughter named, Deidre Hoffman, who is Quinton Anderson Reynolds’ half-sister. Just like her mother, Diedre Hoffman is an actress who has made appearances in a few TV series and films such as Intimate Portrait, The Doctors, The Jayne Mansfield Story, and others. She is married to actor, Chris Hoffman and has two daughters, McKenzie and Megan Hoffman. Sadly in 2009, Diedre was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis for which she underwent treatment.