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Katie Holmes

Kate Noelle "Katie" Holmes (born December 18, 1978) is an American actress who first achieved fame for her role as Joey Potter on The WB television teen drama Dawson's Creek from 1998 to 2003. Since Dawson's Creek, Holmes' career has consisted of movie roles such as Batman Begins, art house films such as The Ice Storm, horror films such as Don't Be Afraid of the Dark and thrillers including Abandon. She has also played on Broadway in a production of Arthur Miller's All My Sons and had various guest roles on television programs such as How I Met Your Mother. Holmes was born in Toledo, Ohio. She is the youngest child of five children born to Kathleen (née Stothers), a homemaker and philanthropist, and Martin Joseph Holmes, Sr., an attorney. She has three older sisters and one older brother: Tamera, Holly Ann, Martin Joseph, Jr., and Nancy Kay. Holmes was baptized a Roman Catholic and attended Christ the King Church in Toledo. She graduated from the all-female Notre Dame Academy (also her mother's alma mater), where Katie was a 4.0 student. At St. John's Jesuit, a nearby all-male high school, Holmes appeared in school musicals, playing a waitress in Hello, Dolly! and Lola in Damn

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Katie Holmes' Hair Nightmare -- Flakin' Out in NYC!

Katie Holmes'
Hair Nightmare -- Flakin' Out in NYC!

Katie Holmes got caught in the snow on Wednesday night ... and we're not talkin' frozen water. Don't believe us? Look closer. A little higher up. Check out that fresh powder! Talk about a polar… READ MORE >

Suri Cruise -- Lost Dog Found! -- Honey 1, Coyotes 0

Suri Cruise
Lost Dog Found! Honey 1, Coyotes 0

Happy day for Suri Cruise ... coyotes did not make a snack of her lost pup, Honey ... because we're told the little Chihuahua has been found -- safe! The people at Lucky Puppy Rescue tell us… READ MORE >

- 111 days ago
Suri Cruise -- Aye Dios Mio! ... ¿Dónde Está Mi Chihuahua?

Suri Cruise
Aye Dios Mio! ¿Dónde Está Mi Chihuahua?

Suri Cruise's new Chihuahua, Honey -- which she's only had for a couple of weeks -- has disappeared ... and TMZ has learned there's a $1,000 reward for the pup's return.Sources close to the… READ MORE >

- 114 days ago
Katie Holmes and Suri -- Moving, Moving Back, Back to Cali

Katie Holmes and Suri
Moving, Moving Back, Back to Cali

Katie Holmes has left NYC and moved to Black Beverly ... aka Calabasas, CA.Our real estate sources tell us ... Katie just plunked down $3,795,000 on a 6,000 square foot home in The Oaks ... the… READ MORE >

- 118 days ago
Katie Holmes vs. Jennifer Aniston -- FINAL BIKINI WAR OF 2013

Katie Holmes
vs. Jennifer Aniston FINAL BIKINI WAR OF 2013

This is it ... the last bikini objectification of the year ... and so, we proudly present -- KATIE HOLMES VS. JENNIFER ANISTON!!!!Katie was out in Miami, flaunting her post-Tom Cruise physique in… READ MORE >

- 352 days ago
Tom Cruise Settles $50 Million Libel Lawsuit Over 'Abandoned' Suri

Tom Cruise
Settles $50 Million Libel Lawsuit Over 'Abandoned' Suri

The war is over ... Tom Cruise has settled his epic $50 million libel suit against a magazine publisher that accused him of abandoning his daughter Suri ... and part of the settlement included a… READ MORE >

- 363 days ago
Suri Cruise Expert Reveals Personality Profile

Suri Cruise
Expert Reveals Personality Profile

Suri Cruise has the confidence and maturity that far exceeds the norm for a 7-year-old ... so says Suri expert Tom Cruise.In his deposition in the defamation case, Tom says Suri is a good… READ MORE >

- 404 days ago
Katie Holmes & Suri -- Ain't No Mountain High Enough

Katie Holmes
Ain't No Mountain High Enough

Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise went to the mountaintop ... but were forced to come down ... though certainly not as dramatically as her ex-hubby would do it.Katie had some downtime from shooting… READ MORE >

- 405 days ago
Tom Cruise Admits Katie Holmes Fled Because of Scientology

Tom Cruise
Admits Katie Holmes Fled Because of Scientology

Tom Cruise admitted that Katie Holmes left him partly because of his ties to Scientology.Cruise sat for a deposition in his $50 million libel suit against a magazine company that claimed he… READ MORE >

- 405 days ago
Tom Cruise Reps Accuse Katie Holmes of Screwing Tom Cruise Over In Tabloids

Tom Cruise Reps
Accuse Katie of Screwing Tom Over In Tabloids

Part of Tom Cruise's lawsuit against two tabloids reads like one of his spy movies -- with Tom's publicity team accusing Katie Holmes of espionage ... as in working directly with the tabs to… READ MORE >

- 405 days ago

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