The youngest of five siblings, Kate Noelle Holmes, known worldwide as Katie Holmes, was born on December 18, 1978 in Toledo, Ohio. She was raised in the Roman Catholic faith. At age 14, Holmes began taking modeling classes. She also acted in musical theater at her Catholic school. In 1997, Holmes auditioned for and was cast in her first movie, The Ice Storm. Holmes’ mother helped her film an audition tape for Dawson’s Creek in their basement. They sent it in, and Katie was chosen to receive a lead role as Joey Potter on the teen drama which aired from 1998 to 2003.
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2. Income & Salary
Holmes’ movie career consists of, among other films, Wonder Boys, Abandon, and her most successful movie, Batman Begins. Reportedly, she earned $1 million for her role in Abandon and another $1 million for playing Rachel Dawes in Batman Begins. For her role in Dawson’s Creek, she earned $175,000 per episode.
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3. Estimated Net Worth
Katie Holmes began dating actor Tom Cruise in 2005, and they were married in a traditional Scientology ceremony on November 18, 2006 in the Odescalchi Castle. Holmes had begun studying Scientology alongside Cruise. By their wedding date, the couple’s daughter Suri was seven months old. In July, 2012, Holmes divorced Cruise. Katie retained custody of Suri. Pre-divorce, Katie Holmes’ estimated net worth was $25 million. Although the terms of the divorce have been concealed, many estimate that her net worth has increased as a result of divorcing mega-star Cruise, whose net worth is an estimated $270 million.
How much is Katie Holmes’ Net Worth? $270 Million!
Video Transcript:Katie Holmes was born on December 18, 1978, in Toledo, Ohio, the youngest of five siblings. Her family is living and tight-knit ‰ÛÒ her parents are still married, which gave Holmes a role model to which she could aspire. In a Katie Holmes interview, she often says that her childhood happiness resulted from the unhappiness of others who were going through divorce. In an appearance on the “Ellen” show, Katie Holmes and Ellen discussed Suri’s organizational tendencies‰ÛÒSuri’s Christmas list was already written out, with specifics included! This interview, in 2014, shows that Holmes is raising Suri well. (Katie Holmes’ tap dance skills were showcased as she taught Ellen hot to tap dance.)From an early age, Holmes knew she wanted to act. Her first role was as Joey Potter in “Dawson’s Creek.” Katie Holmes’ movies include “Batman Begins, “Wonder Boys,” The Gift” and “Pieces of April.” In “Batman Begins,” Holmes appeared with Christian Bale, who played the role of Bruce Wayne/Batman. While she was married to Tom Cruise, Holmes appeared on Broadway in Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons.” In 2010, she was in “The Romantics.” She also served as executive producer for this film.Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise began seeing each other in 2005, becoming engaged a short two months later. Their daughter, Suri, was born in April of 2006 and the couple married in Italy in November of that year.Katie Holmes’ Scientology views didn’t become known until she left Cruise and filed for divorce in 2012. While neither has confirmed it, Scientology is believed to be a reason for the split.Holmes has made a life for herself and Suri independent of Cruise. She took on another Broadway role in “Dead Accounts” in late 2012 and, in 2013, Katie Holmes accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge.Katie Holmes attended the Golden Globes in 2015, looking classically beautiful. She wore a plum-colored dress and wore her hair in a long ponytail.Holmes’ net worth is reported to be about $25 million dollars. She has earned this money from her movies and from the clothing design line she co-owns with Jeanne Yang.Video Credit: AlphaLife.me on YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82vEDzKnu8o