Matthew Broderick Recovering From Back Surgery
Posted on Tue Aug 2, 2011 10:42 AM PDT

MatthewBroderick080211_230.jpgNEW YORK, New York (X17online) - Matthew Broderick is currently recovering from minor back surgery, his rep confirmed Monday.

Sources told the New York Post that Broderick and wife Sarah Jessica Parker "were forced to miss some events in the Hamptons last weekend because of the surgery."

Broderick's rep told the newspaper that the surgery was planned, saying, "Matthew had a sports injury some time ago. He pulled something in his back and recently underwent routine surgery. It was a simple procedure, he is fine and is up and about and back at home."

The Producers star is preparing for his next Broadway role in Nice Work If You Can Get It," set to hit the Great White Way in the spring.