Batman Forever's Val Kilmer Hospitalized, Denies Throat Tumor Rumors, Asks Fans Not To Worry

kiss kiss bang bang06Val Kilmer, star of Batman Forever and Kiss, Kiss, Bang, Bang, is asking fans not to worry about him despite a trip to the Intensive Care Unit, People reports.

"We received a call at 11:31 p.m. from [Kilmer's' address," a spokesperson for the Sant Monica Fire Department said. "He was transported ALS [advanced life support] to the hospital" following a 911 call.

Initial reports were that he was suffering a tumor in his throat; Kilmer denied it but gave little in the way of specifics as to what sent him to the hospital.

"I have not had a tumor, or a tumor operations, or any operation," Kilmer wrote on his Facebook page. "I had a complication where the best way to receive care was to stay under the watchful eye of the UCLA ICU." 

He added, "I am praying for a speedy return to the boards as they say. God bless you all and please don't worry."