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Katie Holmes Biography

Birth Name:
Katherine Noelle Holmes
Birth Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States

Fast Facts

  • Auditioned for Dawson's Creek via videotape because she was unable to attend the meeting in person: she was starring in her high school's production of Damn Yankees at the time
  • One of People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in 2003
  • Got engaged to actor Tom Cruise on in 2005 at the Eiffel Tower
  • Portrayed a dishonest journalist in the satirical 2005 film Thank You for Smoking, which lampooned lobbyists for controversial products such as guns and cigarettes
  • In 2009, became a face for advertising for Miu Miu, a fashion line
  • Took part in the National Memorial Day Concert in 2009 in Washington, D
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  • , in which she honored an Iraq War veteran