Jack Bauer's on the rebound.
"Kiefer's been cleared to return to work, and we resume production March 1," said Fox spokesman Chris Alexander.
Sutherland, 43, had an outpatient procedure Feb. 16 to treat a cyst that had ruptured near his kidney.
With cameras rolling again next week, there shouldn't be any interruption in the terrorist-thwarting show's broadcast schedule. The season is due to wrap in May, and—who knows?—maybe Kiefer and crew will finally get cranking on that 24 movie...
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