Dustin Hoffman 'Surgically Cured' of Cancer, Says Rep

7:55 PM PST 08/06/2013 by The Associated Press
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The actor-director is "feeling great and in good health" after undergoing treatment.

Dustin Hoffman is doing well after being successfully treated for cancer.

A spokeswoman for the 75-year-old actor-director confirmed a People.com report on Tuesday that says Hoffman is "feeling great and in good health" after undergoing cancer treatment.

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Publicist Jodi Gottlieb told the site that Hoffman's cancer was detected early and "surgically cured." She offered no other details.

Hoffman made his directorial debut last year with Quartet. As an actor, he most recently starred on HBO's drama series Luck and wrapped production on Jon Favreau's Chef last month.

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