Kate Noelle Holmes (born December 18, 1978) is an actress and producer from the United States. She rose to prominence on the television series Dawson’s Creek (1998–2003) as Joey Potter.
Quick Facts about Kate Holmes
- Holmes was born in Toledo, Ohio.
- She is the youngest of four siblings, with three sisters and one brother.
- Holmes was baptized as a Roman Catholic and grew up in Toledo’s Christ the King Parish.
- She attended Toledo’s all-female Notre Dame Academy and graduated with honors.
How did Kate build her career?
In Ang Lee’s “The Ice Storm”, Kate made her feature film debut (1997). Other than that, she has worked in the independent film “Coda” as well.
Moreover, she debuted on Broadway in 2008 in a production of Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons”. She then portrayed Jacqueline Kennedy in the TV miniseries “The Kennedys” in 2011. Again, she reprised the role in “The Kennedys: After Camelot” in 2012. With the 2016 film “Everything We Had”, Kate made her directorial debut, in which she also acted.
How was her personal life?
Early in the run of “Dawson’s Creek”, Holmes dated her co-star Joshua Jackson. In the year 2000, she met actor Chris Klein. They were engaged in late 2003, but their relationship ended in early 2005.
After that, in April 2005, Holmes started dating actor Tom Cruise. Holmes and Cruise married in a Scientologist wedding at the 15th-century Odescalchi Castle in Bracciano, Italy, on November 18, 2006.
Following a cover story that said Holmes took drugs, Holmes filed a $50 million libel lawsuit against Star magazine in early March 2011. The case was settled on April 27, 2011, and Star released a public apology. It also made an “undisclosed major donation” to Holmes’ charity, Dizzy Feet Foundation, in the May 6, 2011 issue of their magazine.
However, Holmes filed for divorce from Cruise in New York on June 29. Subsequently, from 2013, to 2019, Holmes was in a relationship with actor and musician Jamie Foxx.
In the year 2020, she started dating chef Emilio Vitolo Jr. That same year, on Holmes’ birthday, they made their relationship official.
Kate Holmes: Net Worth?
Katie Holmes’ net worth is expected to be $25 million in 2021.