Kate Noelle Holmes was born on 18 December 1978 in Toledo, Ohio, USA. Her mother was a philanthropist and homemaker, while her father was a lawyer.
Katie Holmes was the youngest of five children. Her professional debut is "The Ice Storm" (1997).
According to some people, her success is a sheer luck, but in the opinion of those who are more closely familiar with her, it all comes in result form strenuous work and great efforts.
Her marriage to actor Tom Cruise. She has one daughter: Suri Holmes Cruise (18 April 2006)
Tom Cruise was born on 3 July 1962 in Syracuse, New York, USA. Tom Cruise is the son of teacher Mary Lee nee Pfeiffer and Thomas Cruise Mapother III, an electrical engineer. His professional debut is "Endless Love" (1981). He received three Oscar nominations and won three Golden Globes including various multiple awards.
- She is accepted into Columbia University, New York in 1997 but she deferred enrollment. She did take a photography class in the summer.
- Katie's callback for the part of Joey Potter on "Dawson's Creek" conflicted with a High School production of Damn Yankees, in which she was a lead character. Rather than let down her classmates, she turned down the callback - much to the distress of her agent, but the audition was rescheduled and, the rest, as they say, is history. Apparently, the producers were very impressed by her loyalty!
- Was offered the part of Buffy Summers in the "Buffy, the Vampire Slayer" TV series. She turned the part down because she wanted to finish High School.
- Auditioned for the role of Ellie Christianson in the movie "Wicked" (1998), but Julia Stiles won the part.