Burt Reynolds to Play Retired Spy on Burn Notice

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Burt Reynolds has landed a guest-starring role on Burn Notice.

The veteran actor will portray a cautionary tale for Jeffrey Donovan's Michael: a former CIA operative whose life has "not gone well since he left the spy service," says series creator Matt Nix.

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The character will be named Paul Anderson and “he’s now working as a bartender under an assumed name, and he gets into trouble with some very nasty Russian guys," Nix added. "He’s Michael should Michael succumb to some of the demons that haunt ex-spies.”

The fourth season of Burn Notice premieres on June 3.

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Love Burt Reynolds!!! Reynolds will be a wonderful! He will always be #1 in my books. Reynolds is truly legendary, and if I must say so, myself, the handsomest man I have ever seen! Great news!!!