“Vertigo” Actress Kim Novak Treated for Breast Cancer

Novak's manager says she's expected to "be just fine"

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    In this Jan. 14, 2007 file photo, actress Kim Novak poses for photographers upon arriving at a special screening of Alfred Hitchcock's 1958 film "Vertigo," in which she starred, at the Egyptian Theater in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

    Actress Kim Novak is undergoing treatment for breast cancer.

    Novak's manager told The Associated Press the 77-year-old star of Alfred Hitchcock’s "Vertigo" would receive "minimal" treatment, as the cancer was caught early by a routine mammogram and that she is in "fantastic physical shape."

    Manager Sue Cameron said Novak works out with a trainer three times a week and rides horses daily.

    Cameron says Novak is expected to "be just fine."

    "The Man With the Golden Arm" star appeared in a string of films in the late 1950s and 1960s. She lives in Oregon with her husband.

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