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Burt Reynolds reveals why he turned down chance to play James Bond


As our TODAY Living Legends series continues, Al Roker visits the man cave of 81-year-old actor Burt Reynolds, who broke into full-fledged stardom with “Deliverance” in 1972 and went on to win two Golden Globes, an Emmy and an Oscar nomination. The actor talks about his relationship with Dinah Shore and his regret over having turned down the chance to play James Bond.