Burt Reynolds regrets doing nude Cosmopolitan centerfold: ‘It was really stupid’ Burt Reynolds attends the screening of «The Bandit» during the South by Southwest festival on March 12, 2016
Burt Reynolds became the first man to pose naked for a magazine when he shot a centerfold for girls mag Cosmopolitan, but it’s something he now says he wishes he hadn’t done. ‘It was really stupid.
Burt Reynolds sought advice from actress Raquel Welch after his iconic 1972 Cosmopolitan centerfold of him naked on a fuzzy bearskin rug, which elevated his status as a Hollywood sex symbol.
More than four decades later, Burt Reynolds is speaking out about why his infamous naked Cosmopolitan photoshoot is «one of the biggest mistakes» of his life. «I regret doing it.
Some things you just can’t get rid of: herpes, the U2 album that auto-downloaded to your iPhone and, if you’re Burt Reynolds, a nude centerfold from a 1972 issue of Cosmopolitan.
Visit Eddie at his website or at Facebook.»You may or may not ever see a male nude centerfold in Cosmopolitan, but I hope you do.» -Helen Gurley Brown to female Cosmopolitan staffers, 1971.In 1972, after a decade and a half in the business, Burt Reynolds was finally on the brink of stardom.
Burt Reynolds came out with the naked truth about the scandalous nude centerfold picture he posed for in 1972 — admitting before his death that he was ashamed of striking a sexy pose for Cosmopolitan magazine! “It was really stupid,” the actor said as he looked back …
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Nov 18, 2015 · More than four decades later, Burt Reynolds is speaking out about why his infamous naked Cosmopolitan photoshoot is “one of the biggest mistakes” of his life. “I regret doing it.