Real Name: Katherine Noelle
Date of birth: 18 December 1978
Place of birth: Toledo, Ohio, USA
Her parents: Martin and Kathleen Holmes
Before working on TV, Katie Holmes acted in High School theatre productions.
1997 Katie won a
part in the film The Ice Storm in her first audition in Los
Angeles. This film was directed by Ang Lee.
1998 She sent her videotape to the producer of "Dawson's Creek" (1998), and she got the role of Joey Potter in the series.
1999 Katie won Best Breakthrough Female Performance in the 1999 MTV Movie Awards for her role in the film Go.
2000 She acted with Michael Douglas in Wonder Boys .
2002 Katie had her first leading role in Abandon. She played a college student named Katie Burke, who is haunted by the mysterious disappearance of her boyfriend who vanished two years prior.
2003 Katie acted in two films : Pieces of April and The Singing Detective. In thed last film she acts with Robert Downey Jr.
Katie's most important film is undoubtedly Batman Begins, a new Batman movie
where Katie plays Rachel Dodson, a childhood sweetheart of Batman
2005 June, Katie is engaged to