Katie Holmes is an American actress who first achieved mainstream fame for her role as Joey Potter on The WB television teen drama Dawson’s Creek from 1998 to 2003. Holmes is also very well known for being formerly married to actor Tom Cruise.
In addition to her role on Dawson’s Creek, Holmes has appeared in the films The Ice Storm (1997),Disturbing Behavior (1998), Wonder Boys (2000), The Gift (2000), Abandon (2002), Pieces of April (2003), Batman Begins(2005), Thank You for Smoking (2006), and Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark (2011).
In 2005, TV Guide ranked Holmes No. 38 on its “50 Sexiest Stars of All Time” list.
More recently, Holmes has starred in Woman in Gold (2015), Touched with Fire (2015) and Logan Lucky (2017).
In 2018, Holmes made a cameo appearance in the ensemble heist comedy film Ocean’s 8 alongside Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter, and Awkwafina.
Holmes and Tom Cruise got married in 2006 and got divorced in 2012. During their marriage, the tabloids referred to them as “TomKat”. As of 2018, she is rumored to be dating fellow actor Jamie Foxx.