Burt Reynolds is battling a nasty bug and is hospitalized in Florida, TMZ says .
The website said he's in intensive care and being treated for the flu.
It did not name the hospital where Reynolds was admitted.
Burt's representative told TMZ the actor has been coping with the symptoms for several days but they got worse.
He's reportedly in intensive care for dehydration.
TMZ says doctors are optimistic he will make a full recovery.
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