Katie Holmes Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Jan, 2017
Facts of Katie Holmes
Date of Birth: 1978 , December-18
Age: 40 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Katie Holmes
Birth Name Kate Noelle Holmes
Nick Name Katie
Father Martin Joseph Holmes, Sr.
Mother Kathleen A. Stothers-Holmes
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Toledo, Ohio
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $25 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color White
Body Measurements 34-24-34
Breast Size 32B
Waist size 24
Hip Size 34
Weight in KG 55 kg
Married Yes
Married to Tom Cruise (m. 2006–2012)
Children 1
Divorce Yes
Education Columbia University
Awards Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screen Couple/Ensemble
Movies Logan Lucky
TV Show The Kennedys: After Camelot
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Childhood

Katie Holmes was born on 18th of December, 1978 in Toledo, Ohio, United States of America. She was born to Kathleen and Martin Joseph Holmes as the youngest of five children. She has a brother and three elder sisters. Katie Holmes was baptized a Roman Catholic.

Career and path

Katie Holmes joined all-female Notre Dame Academy and graduated from there.  She was a brilliant student. Her father wanted her to be a doctor but she loved something else. At the early age of fourteen, she began classes at a modeling school in Toledo. This led her to the International Modeling and Talent Association Competition in 1996 that was held in New York. Impressed by her monolog from To Kill a Mocking bird Katie Holmes was signed to an agent. Katie Holmes started her career in big screen as a debutant playing the role of Libbets Casey in the film The Ice Storm (1997).

Katie Holmes has also been the part of Dawson’s Creek as Joey Potter. As soon as, she gained national attention, she was on the cover of magazines like TV Guide, Rolling Stone, and Seventeen. She appeared in the film Wonder Boys in 2000. Besides film, she hosted Saturday Night Live on 24th of February, 2001.

Katie Holmes started filming a remake of Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark in early 2009. The film released in 2011. Not only that, she also played the role of Jackie Kennedy in the TV miniseries The Kennedys. Moreover, she portrayed “Slutty Pumpkin” in the episode “The Slutty Pumpkin Returns” of the TV show How I Met Your Mother.

Katie Holmes joined the third season of Ray Donovan in 2015. A short documentary about Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci, named, Eternal Princess, was directed by her in the same year. It premiered at the Tribeca Film festival.

Marriage and personal life

Katie Holmes initially dated her Joshua Jackson. In the year 2000, she met actor Chris Klein and they got engaged three years later in 2003. The affair could not last long and ended in 2005. After her breakup, Katie Holmes began to date actor Tom Cruise. They got engaged in 2005 and gave birth to a daughter, Suri, on 18th of April, 2006.

They married in a Scientologist ceremony at the Odescalchi Castle in Bracciano, Italy. The marriage could not last long and Katie Holmes filed for divorce six years after their marriage. They finally got divorced on 9th of July, 2012.

After her divorce, Katie Holmes returned to the Catholic Church and started to attend St. Francis Xavier Church.

Fact, bio, and height

Katie Holmes stands tall and gorgeous with the height of five feet and nine inches. Her net worth is estimated to be approximate $25 million accumulated from her high salary received as an actress, model, and filmmaker. `

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