LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Dustin Hoffman is recovering after being treated for cancer.

CBS2/KCAL9’s Suzanne Marques reports the 75-year-old actor is doing great and is in good health, according to his publicist.

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Hoffman’s spokesperson said his cancer was detected early and was successfully removed.

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The representative did not say what type of cancer the actor had.

Hoffman made his directorial debut last year with “Quartet.”

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