Leonard Nimoy Recovering After Abdominal Surgery

10/22/2010 1:50 PM PDT
Leonard Nimoy -- who played Mr. Spock on "Star Trek" -- is recovering after having "a minor benign abdominal surgery" ... this according to his rep.

We're told the legendary Sci-Fi actor -- who had to miss an appearance at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art yesterday -- is currently "recovering beautifully."

Live long and prosper.