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Val Kilmer is recovering after reportedly being rushed to the hospital when he began bleeding from the throat.

TMZ is reporting the cause is a throat tumor.

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The actor was apparently taken to UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica, Calif., on Jan. 26 where surgery was performed.

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"Family members have been upset because they feel Val has ignored the problem and allowed it to get worse," the website said.

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Val was last seen in public at a Clippers basketball game on Jan. 16, where his neck was covered with a scarf.