Why Famous: Katie Holmes is an American actress known for her roles in the TV series "Dawson's Creek" (1998-2003), and for film roles that include "Wonder Boys" (2000) and "Batman Begins" (2005).
Holmes had a high profile marriage to fellow actor Tom Cruise before their divorce in 2012.
- 2006-11-18 American film actor and producer Tom Cruise (44) weds actress Katie Holmes (27) at Odescalchi Castle, Bracciano, Italy
- 2012-06-29 Actress Katie Holmes (33) divorces American film actor and producer Tom Cruise (50) allegedly due to disagreement about their religious beliefs and the raising of their daughter Suri, after 5 years of marriage
- 1998-01-20 "Dawson's Creek" created by Kevin Williamson, starring James Van Der Beek, Katie Holmes and Joshua Jackson premieres on WB in the US
- 2005-06-15 "Batman Begins", directed by Christopher Nolan, starring Christian Bale, Michael Caine and Katie Holmes goes on wide release