Quote: "I was a junior in high school, and I went out to L.A. for a pilot season, and I tried out for Buffy the Vampire Slayer... (but) the scheduling didn't work out. I got close, and then a year later, they were casting Dawson's Creek, so it was weird." Katie Holmes missed out on the lead in Buffy The Vampire Slayer a year before she was cast as Joey Potter in cult TV series Dawson's Creek.
Quote: "Jackie Kennedy had these values that we, as Americans, believe in, but she also had this sense of adventure that made you pay attention. She was so graceful, even when she was scared or sad. I really admire her protection of the Kennedy name, her husband, and how much she wanted her children to be as grounded and normal and successful on their own as possible. Those are the things I love about her - and why I wanted to play her again." Katie Holmes on reprising her role as late former U.S. First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy in The Kennedys: After Camelot, which premieres on TV in the U.S. next month (Apr17).
Quote: "My beautiful grandma became our guardian angel today. She was a woman of the greatest strength and greatest compassion. I miss her very much but I see her beautiful soul shining bright in the eyes of her great grandchildren who she loved deeply. I have been honoured to be her grandchild." Katie Holmes pays tribute to her beloved grandmother, who passed away on Friday (10Feb17).
Fact: Katie Holmes brought the Irish a little luck on Sunday (20Mar16) when she was spotted courtside at the Notre Dame Fighting Irish's college basketball clash with giant killers Stephen F. Austin University in New York. Joined by her daughter Suri, the actress cheered the Irish to victory. The team's Rex Pflueger tipped the ball into the opposition's net with just 1.5 seconds left on the game clock to win the match and send Notre Dame to the college basketball finals 'Sweet 16' round.
Quote: "It was such a special time in all of our lives (but) some things are better when it stays the way it was. I would love to get together with everybody, (but) I'm not sure a reunion would be as fulfilling as what we all want it to be." Katie Holmes on fans' hopes for a Dawson's Creek reunion.
Quote: "I think we'd all have a really great time doing it. Our finale took place five years after (the main series story) anyway so I don't know. It's a wonderful question to be asked and we had a wonderful time shooting it, so we'll see." Actress Katie Holmes is open to the idea of a DAWSON'S CREEK reunion. The hit teen drama series launched the careers of Holmes and her co-stars Michelle Williams, Joshua Jackson and James Van Der Beek.
Quote: "Y'all been trying to get that lifted for about three years. It's getting kinda old... I get some knucklehead who was here with the 'fan cam'. I guess they tryin' to get money from it or whatever. It's amazing what people will do to sell you out." Actor Jamie Foxx is tired of dismissing rumours he's dating friend Katie Holmes. The Oscar winner was photographed in the recording studio appearing to hold hands with Tom Cruise's ex-wife, and Foxx insists the photo was taken out of context.
Quote: "It's important to be supportive and have people you can call at 3am. I have a group of friends I call, and my sisters. If I'm thinking about my sister, she will end up calling me, it's weird. Telepathic." Actress Katie Holmes is grateful for her close group of girlfriends.
Quote: "She’s very organised and I start to, like, get a little bit of a panic because you cannot screw up talking to Santa. You cannot miss any item on that list because if you screw that up that’s years and years of hearing about it. And then probably therapy." Actress Katie Holmes panics in the run up to Christmas because she can't let Santa down. The actress' eight-year-old daughter, Suri, is a big believer in Father Christmas and sends off her letter to him weeks before Christmas in a bid to make sure she gets what she wants.
Quote: "It’s lessened a tremendous amount. I also know it’s not gonna be like this forever. There’s gonna be a day when it’s not there, and that will be its own adjustment." Actress Katie Holmes insists her daughter Suri's life isn't the paparazzi circus it used to be when she was married to Tom Cruise.
Fact: Actress Katie Holmes showed off her tap dancing skills by teaching comedienne Ellen DeGeneres her best moves during an appearance on her U.S. talk show on Monday (24Nov14). The former Dawson's Creek star admitted, "I don't really know all the terms for the steps, nor am I probably doing it perfectly, but the thing is that you just kinda... make noise."
Quote: "Motherhood has taught me to just let go of some things, to relinquish control. There's a playdate you weren't expecting - I've had to learn to ask myself, 'Is this worth it? Is it going to make her smile?' And if it is, then yeah, we're probably gonna do it... Things don't have to happen a certain way. I think we all need to ease up on the expectations. We're all trying to do the best we can. Motherhood taught me that." Katie Holmes has become more relaxed about her schedule since becoming a mother to daughter Suri, now eight.
Quote: "I'm a very loving person. Of course I'm open to finding love again... What I've come to understand is that your dreams will happen, but they might not happen when you want them to. There are some things you just have to wait for." Katie Holmes is patient when it comes to finding love following her split from Tom Cruise in 2012.
Quote: "In the mornings, I'm sprawled out on my bed. I'm just going 'Snooze, snooze, snooze' at the three alarms I have set, and I'm thinking, 'It can't be. It can't be time to get up now'. If nobody needed me, I could sleep for a week. I would be totally fine with that. I'm an Olympic sleeper. If it were an event, I would get the gold." Single mother Katie Holmes treasures her sleep.
Fact: Katie Holmes, Ariana Grande and Nicholas Hoult have signed up to get animated after joining the cast of upcoming family movie Underdogs. The trio joins Glee star Matthew Morrison, Ice Age's John Leguizamo and The Usual Suspects actor Chazz Palminteri for the film. Underdogs, an English-language adaptation of a popular Argentine comedy of the same name, is set for release in April (15).
Quote: "Katie's a dear friend and I really loved working with her. She's a sweetheart and a great actress. But no, we're not dating." Actor Alexander Skarsgard denies reports which suggest he has been romancing his The Giver co-star Katie Holmes.
Quote: "We had a girls' day! I went over and hung out with Katie and her daughter, Suri. We had our nails done, ate sushi and talked about what our lives are like and everything else that girlfriends talk about." Singer Taylor Swift bonded with her The Giver co-star Katie Holmes off-set as they do not share any scenes together in the new film.
Fact: Actress Katie Holmes is planning to expand her resume as a filmmaker by optioning the movie rights to upcoming book All We Had, about a struggling single mum who becomes stranded in a quirky little town with her teenage daughter. The Batman Begins star is confident the novel, by artist-turned-author Annie Weatherwax, will be such a hit, she is eager to adapt the story for the big screen, reports the New York Post. All We Had will hit retailers next week (05Aug14). Holmes previously served as executive producer for 2010's film adaptation of The Romantics.
Quote: "Being in a movie with Meryl Streep was a huge dream come true. When the cameras rolled, she was spot-on and such a pro. It was just a thrill to walk on set with her." Actress Katie Holmes was thrilled to land a role alongside the Hollywood veteran in new movie The Giver.
Fact: Actress Katie Holmes and sports icon Magic Johnson were among the college basketball fans in the audience at Madison Square Garden in New York on Sunday (30Mar14) to watch as the University of Connecticut team defeat Michigan State University 60-54 in the NCAA East Regional championships.
Quote: "The world has changed so much since then. Social media, and what people are watching. But I think innocence was one of the draws of the show. It was these kids going through first love and heartbreak and growing up and friendships changing. So I’m glad that the innocence still holds up." Actress Katie Holmes on her beloved series Dawson's Creek, which ended its six-season run in 2003.
Quote: "I think the basics are very important: the number one thing is making sure my child feels loved. And good about herself. And that what she does and who she is, is special and important, and should be celebrated. And my mum always said, 'No one loves you like your mother.'" Actress Katie Holmes on parenting her eight-year-old daughter Suri while living in the spotlight.
Quote: "She is awesome... I love that girl... I just think she is so smart, she's so young, she's really brilliant and she works very, very hard." Actress Katie Holmes is a big fan of her The Giver co-star Taylor Swift.
Fact: Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' daughter Suri is sporting a mystery new injury - a black eye. The seven year old was photographed heading to school in New York with the bruise on Friday (06Dec13), three months after she broke her right arm.
Tweet: "So happy to be on twitter!!!!!! Sending first tweets from South Africa!!!!!" Katie Holmes finally joins the social networking site, years behind the rest of the world.
Fact: Katie Holmes, Olivia Wilde And Gerard Butler are among the big names who will host New York's free Global Citizen Festival on 28 September (13). They will be joined by will.i.am, Erin Heatherton, Deborra-Lee Furness, Karolina Kurkova and Freida Pinto. Alicia Keys and John Mayer will headline the event, which aims to help tackle poverty worldwide.
Fact: Katie Holmes has stepped up her role as the face of cosmetics brand Bobbi Brown by collaborating with the famed make-up artist on a new collection of products called Bobbi and Katie, which includes brushes, an eye pencil and an eye shadow palette. The line is due to hit select stores in September (13).
Quote: "There's a little more pressure. You want it to be perfect, plus the photographers can really zoom in. So it's a case of getting a facial in the morning and then doing the best I can." Katie Holmes on preparing for red carpet events.
Fact: Katie Holmes has severed another tie to ex-husband Tom Cruise - the former couple no longer shares the same talent agency. The actress has parted ways with Caa, Tom Cruise's longtime agency, and signed with ICM Partners.
Quote: "They had set up all these cupcakes and they had candles and the whole cast and crew (were there) and they were ready to sing." Katie Holmes celebrated her 34th birthday in style on Tuesday (18Dec12) with the cast of her hit New York play Dead Accounts.
Fact: Katie Holmes started her birthday morning off with a sweet treat - the actress and her daughter Suri enjoyed breakfast at the Sugar and Plumm bakery in New York on Tuesday (17Dec12), as the star celebrated turning 34. At the end of the meal, Holmes was presented with a special vanilla sponge cake with strawberry jam and vanilla buttercream frosting that read: "Happy Birthday Katie".
Quote: "I've just been impressed by her work ethic and her ability to juggle being an awesome mom. She's always like, 'I went to Suri's class this morning, I was reading to the first-graders.' I can barely schedule in a workout and getting to rehearsal, and I'm just here by myself in an apartment." Actress Judy Greer is in awe of Katie Holmes, who has been busy looking after her daughter while starring in their Broadway play Dead Accounts.
Fact: The opening preview of Katie Holmes' latest Broadway show Dead Accounts has been pushed back two days due to the aftermath of superstorm Sandy, which caused chaos when it hit America's East Coast earlier this week (begs29Oct12). The production will now debut on Monday (05Nov12).
Quote: "Tom has always been nothing but professional and sweet and open and a lot of fun for me to be around. He's a doll." Actress Emily Blunt commends her recently-divorced All You Need Is Kill co-star Tom Cruise for holding it together while dealing with his split from Katie Holmes.
Quote: "I spray-paint shoe racks, because, why not? I think, ‘Oh, I’m a great mum’ - and then it doesn’t really pan out the way I think it’s going to. But the intention’s there. I’ve always painted and done crafts at home - I have to stay creative in every aspect (of my life). My sister teaches art, and she gives me a lot of ideas." Actress Katie Holmes likes to share her love of arts and crafts with her daughter, Suri.
Quote: "I executive-produced a film called The Romantics, and I do have interest in producing and directing in a few years." Actress Katie Holmes is keen to move behind the camera.
Fact: Newly-single Katie Holmes has landed a new endorsement deal after signing on as the first-ever face of beauty firm Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, according to Women's Wear Daily. The former Dawson's Creek star has fronted other advertising campaigns before, previously fronting ventures for Ann Taylor, Miu Miu, and J.Crew.
Fact: Actor Tom Cruise, who recently finalised his divorce with estranged wife Katie Holmes, received a welcome pick-me-up while shooting the movie Oblivion in Los Angeles on Wednesday (11Jul12) - his 17-year-old son Connor paid a visit to the set to offer his dad some support. Photographs obtained by UsMagazine.com show the pair smiling and chatting in between takes.
Quote: "She would say, 'I've got this dance class for the family, come on, we've got to do it, we've got hip-hop class, we've got to do it!' The dancing of (Tropic Thunder character) Les Grossman is inspired because Katie would take us to dance classes. Katie kept saying, 'You got to make a musical.'" Tom Cruise credits his wife Katie Holmes with introducing him to the world of dance.
Quote: "It will be five years in November and our relationship is great. My husband has made incredible movies that have impacted the world and therefore I'm a part of that now. I'm proud of it." Katie Holmes prepares to mark her fifth wedding anniversary to Tom Cruise on 18 November. The couple married in Italy in 2006.
Fact: Tom Cruise and his wife Katie Holmes enjoyed a date night on Friday (05Aug11) at Katy Perry's concert in Los Angeles. The Top Gun actor stars alongside Perry's husband, comedian Russell Brand, in upcoming movie musical Rock of Ages.
Quote: "I don't think I'm ever going to do my lips - my sisters would kill me." Actress Katie Holmes insists there's one part of her body that she will never change if cosmetic surgery becomes an option.
Quote: "I wore Spanx under a long gown and I didn't check... There are pictures somewhere and it's not pretty... Always check when you're wearing Spanx." Style icon Katie Holmes on her most embarrassing fashion faux pas.
Quote: "They make you feel special when you put them on in the morning. Even when I was a little girl I loved my 'days of the week' pairs. I love the hot pink ones, that makes my day!" Actress Katie Holmes has always loved fabulous underwear.
Quote: "Certain colours don't work on me; yellow isn't my friend. I don't like big, puffy sleeves. And some dresses, like, if it has a big bow and skirt, are too old-lady-ish on me. If I can wear it when I'm 80, I'm going to wait." Style icon Katie Holmes knows what she looks dreadful in.
Quote: "This is my favourite day of the year so we're going to have a little tea party. She wants a pinata and her girlfriends to come over for swimming. And we're going to make a cake together." Katie Holmes is excitedly preparing for her daughter Suri's fifth birthday on 18 April (11).
Quote: "This is my favourite day of the year. I like to girl it up." Katie Holmes on planning ahead for daughter Suri's upcoming fifth birthday pool party.
Quote: "It was very eerie... and we just wanted to treat it as respectfully as possible." Katie Holmes on recreating John F. Kennedy's assassination for new TV miniseries The Kennedys. The actress portrays Jackie Kennedy in the project.
Quote: "She’ll really tell me... Like today I’m wearing brown suede pants, and she said, 'I don’t like your pants'. But then she’ll say, 'You’ve got to wear these shoes', or, 'That's so pretty, mom. Wear that.' She's got a great eye." Katie Holmes insists her daughter Suri is a fashion expert.
Fact: Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes kicked off their family Christmas celebrations by taking their four-year-old daughter, Suri, to see the New York City Ballet's production of The Nutcracker in the Big Apple on Friday night (17Dec10). This weekend (18-19Dec10) also marks Holmes' birthday - she turns 32 years old on Sunday (19Dec10).
Fact: Robert Redford's 2011 Sundance Film Festival is set to be a star-studded affair - Al Pacino, Katie Holmes, Kevin Spacey and Tobey Maguire are among the actors who will premiere movies at the January (11) event. Spacey's Margin Call will be viewed for the first time alongside Maguire's domestic drama The Details, while Pacino and Holmes will close the festival with the post-9/11 drama The Son of No One.
Quote: "Suri is her mother and father's dress up doll. I think in many ways she's a fashion victim and it's very inappropriate... I feel bad for her." PROJECT RUNWAY style guru TIM GUNN takes aim at Hollywood couple Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise for letting their four year old daughter wear heels.
Quote: "We don't say, 'When I'm working, you don't work,' or anything like that. Last year (09) he was shooting Knight and Day and I was shooting The Romantics, and we'd just fly to see each other after we wrapped. And we homeschool Suri - she has a teacher who is with her every day." Actress Katie Holmes on balancing her work schedule with her moviestar husband Tom Cruise while caring for the couple's four-year-old daughter.
Quote: "I feel really, really lucky. I feel the best response (to all the stories) is just going about my life: enjoying life, making movies, being a good mum and good wife, and focusing on that. Because if you're doing well, what can they say?" Katie Holmes is finding it easier to brush off negative press surrounding her marriage to Tom Cruise. The couple wed in November, 2006.
Quote: "It's been really fun! Her clothes were magnificent. I feel so lucky. We have these wonderful seamstresses who are creating beautiful dresses that are obviously replicas of real things she wore. Armani made two dresses for me to wear." Katie Holmes enjoyed the elegant costumes she got to wear playing America's former First Lady Jackie Kennedy in the upcoming U.S. TV miniseries The Kennedys.
Quote: "I'm really grateful for this role and I've always been a fan of Jacqueline Kennedy. I've learned so much from my research and it's such a pleasure to be a part of this." Katie Holmes on playing former U.S. First Lady Jackie Kennedy in a new film project.
Quote: "She loves us to be the voices for her dolls, her stuffed animals. (I'll be) anyone she throws at me. (The last one was) a little pink poodle." Tom Cruise admits he and wife Katie Holmes use their acting skills during playtime with their four-year-old daughter SURI.
Quote: "You just want to eat her. You want to eat that little kid so badly. And she's a smart, smart girl. She's so smart and well socialised because she's always on set." Katie Holmes' The Romantics co-star Malin Akerman fell in love with the actress' daughter SURI.
Quote: "The candlelit dinners at 2am, when the kids are down (asleep). We create those moments and surprise each other." Hollywood star Tom Cruise knows how to keep the romance alive in his marriage to Katie Holmes.
Quote: "She loved it! She was there while we were working on it... it was a blast!" Tom Cruise had his wife Katie Holmes in hysterics as he rehearsed his dance moves as his Tropic Thunder character Len Grossman for the MTV Movie Awards. The Hollywood star showed off his moves to rapper Ludacris' song Get Back, before dancing with Jennifer Lopez to her hit track Get Right during Sunday's (06Jun10) ceremony.
Quote: "He really knew about his old-school hip-hop and he was all about 50 Cent and Kaye West's Gold Digger.That was the tune of the night." Grammy-winner Mark Ronson discovered Tom Cruise's love of rap when he DJed at the Hollywood star's wedding to Katie Holmes.
Quote: "She, like every little girl - she loves my high heels (and wanted her own). They are actually ballroom dancing shoes for kids. I found them for her and she loves them." Katie Holmes defends her decision to dress her daughter SURI in high-heeled shoes.
Quote: "She picks them out. She's a very good shopper... she goes in and she knows exactly what she likes, and she picks it out." Katie Holmes insists her three-year-old daughter Suri already has a keen sense of style.
Fact: Emily Blunt, Robin Wright PENN, Katie Holmes and Renee Zellweger have been named among the honourees of the 2009 Women in Hollywood tribute. The stars will be joined by Julie Andrews, Julianne Moore and Zoe Saldana. The Elle magazine event will take place at the Beverly Hills Four Seasons Hotel.
Fact: Katie Holmes took her three-year-old daughter SURI to watch the recording of the American Idol final in Los Angeles on Tuesday night (19May09). Also in the audience was Sir Anthony Hopkins and Debra Messing. The finale of the TV talent show airs in the U.S. on Wednesday (20May09).
Fact: Katie Holmes will be fighting off ghosts and goblins for her next film - a thriller about a girl who lives with "devilish creatures". The actress is set to star in DON'T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK, an adaptation of a 1973 made-for-TV movie about a young girl who unknowingly moves into a haunted house with her father and his girlfriend.
Quote: "We like to watch three movies in a row. I love to watch movies on the big screen." Actress Katie Holmes enjoys spending her downtime watching a movie marathon with husband Tom Cruise in their home cinema.
Fact: Victoria Beckham celebrated her 35th birthday with a star-studded ladies-only dinner on Wednesday (15Apr09).. The former SPICE GIRL invited actress pals Kate Beckinsale, Katie Holmes and Eva Longoria PARKER to dine at Cecconi's in Hollywood.
Quote: "We like to be together, so we use the house for our (business) meetings. (We) play Yahtzee, board games, Scrabble. We grill; have pool parties. We play The Three Little Pigs and SURI is the Big Bad Wolf. (TOM) reads story books to Suri and we all laugh. When a good song comes on, he'll break into dance. We have the best time." Katie Holmes on her fun-packed life with husband Tom Cruise and daughter SURI.
Quote: "When Top Gun came out my sisters were like, 'Oh, my God, Top Gun! Tom Cruise!' And I very confidently said, 'I'm going to marry him one day.' It wasn't like, 'How do I get Tom Cruise?' It was just: 'I think I'm going to marry him.' Why not? He'll like me. I'm fun." Katie Holmes on her superstar husband.
Fact: Katie Holmes has followed in the footsteps of close friend Victoria Beckham by posing provocatively for a photoshoot. Photographs of the actress modelling for fashion house MIU MIU were unveiled on Thursday (15Jan09), 24 hours after shots of Beckham posing in sexy lingerie for rival company EMPORIO ARMANI.
Quote: "I've been to the Depot many times with other moms. I know how to push a cart. I'm not a wimpy girl." Actress Katie Holmes insists she lends a helping hand at home and shops herself at U.S. supply store Home Depot.
Quote: "She also has opinions about shoes. The other day, Kate showed her some gold-coloured sneakers - you know those gold sneakers that little girls have these days? - thinking she might like to wear them, and she looked at them and said, 'Oh, Mommy, these are lovely but... they're boy shoes.' She's sweet but she's very strong-willed - just like her mother." Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' two-year-old daughter SURI is already developing a love of shoes.
Fact: The opening night of Katie Holmes' Broadway show ALL MY SONS next Thursday (16Oct08) will be targeted by anti-Scientology demonstrators, who are planning to protest outside New York's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. The actress, whose husband Tom Cruise is an outspoken follower of the controversial religion, was also targeted by campaigners when she made her stage debut last month (Sep08).
Quote: "End the war. I would like to see a world of peace for my daughter." Katie Holmes has one request for America's next president.
Quote: "Nowadays, Suri is talking up a storm, running around, so aware. She loves colouring and creating. She's a great mimic and dancer. She came to the photo shoot yesterday and was into all the shoes." Actress Katie Holmes reveals how her one-year-old daughter SURI is quickly developing a keen sense of fashion.
Fact: Katie Holmes took to the stage at the annual Costume Designers Guild Awards on Tuesday night (19Feb08) to the theme tune from husband Tom Cruise's MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE movies. The actress was at the prizegiving to honour Cruise's production partner PAULA WAGNER.
Quote: "Every time it's different with the photographers. Sometimes it's a great deal of photographers and sometimes not as many. They stayed pretty far back with SURI which is nice. We still go to the park and you still have to live." Katie Holmes refuses to let the "nice" paparazzi upset quality time with baby daughter Suri.
Quote: "It is beautiful (to) become part of that club. It's sweet, and suddenly your life is just magical." Actress Katie Holmes is a big advocate of motherhood.
Quote: "It is beautiful (to) become part of that club. It's sweet, and suddenly your life is just magical." Actress Katie Holmes is a big advocate of motherhood.
Quote: "It is beautiful (to) become part of that club. It's sweet, and suddenly your life is just magical." Actress Katie Holmes is a big advocate of motherhood.
Quote: "I looked at my dad and said, 'Do I look OK? 'Cos this is important.' He was great. And then when the doors opened and I saw Tom, I just locked in. It was magical." Katie Holmes on her 2006 Italian wedding to TOM CRUISE.
Quote: "She's a very strong woman. I'm very proud of her. She's actually teaching me a lot - probably more than I'm teaching her." Katie Holmes has high praise for her one-year-old daughter SURI.
Quote: "The first time I went on a motorcycle was when I met Tom. I had never gone on one before because my father is a lawyer, and he had seen a lot of accidents. With four daughters and one son, he said: 'No motorcycles.'" Katie Holmes had to wait 26 years for her first motorbike ride with husband TOM CRUISE.
Quote: "The smell of my daughter's breath, a fresh-cut lawn, pulling up to a film set for the first time, hugging my husband." Katie Holmes lists a few of her favourite things.
Quote: "(It's a) new chapter. I am a bit wiser now. I feel I really lived my 20s, and I'm happy about that." Katie Holmes on turning 30 on Tuesday (18Dec07).
Quote: "The next day, I hit the treadmill. I was like, 'OK, if this woman can do it with everything that she does and, believe me, she works... it really is an inspiration.'" Tom Cruise is inspired by his wife Katie Holmes' marathon efforts in New York on Sunday (04Nov07).
Fact: Katie Holmes competed in the New York Marathon on Sunday (04Nov07) under the pseudonym Katie Smith.
Quote: "I played the Top Gun guitar theme over HOLLABACK GIRL. Tom Cruise was giving me the thumbs-up." DJ/producer Mark Ronson on performing at Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' Italian wedding last year (06).
Fact: Katie Holmes gave husband Tom Cruise an engraved iPhone and a leather-bound collection of books by GOETHE for his 45th birthday on 3 July (07). The couple celebrated the big day at a private villa in the south of France, according to Life + Style magazine.
Fact: Hollywood star Will Smith will celebrate his 10th wedding anniversary with Jada Pinkett Smith later this month (May07) at Castle Odescalchi in Bracciano, Italy - the same venue where Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes married last November (06).
Quote: "I don't believe everything I read. I feel like when something is empirically shown to me, then I'll believe it." Tom Cruise's first wife Mimi Rogers refuses to believe media reports his marriage to Katie Holmes is in trouble.
Fact: Victoria Beckham acted as guest fashion editor for the March (07) issue of US Harper's Bazaar magazine and styled friend Katie Holmes, who appears on the cover. The magazine's Editor-in-Chief, GLENDA BAILEY, came up with the idea of pairing Beckham with Holmes when the three of them dined together during fashion shows in Paris in November (06).
Fact: POSH SPICE VICTORIA BECKHAM has reportedly spent $100,000 (GBP51,300) at top Beverly Hills baby store Petit Tresor as she prepares for her big move to Los Angeles this summer (AUG07). Petit Tresor is the same store Beckham's pal Katie Holmes used to kit out her nursery just before baby SURI was born last year (06).
Quote: "It was such a simple ceremony and really lovely. I've read that they exchanged all these wacky vows but it was just 'Do you take her?' and 'Do you take him?' - basic but gorgeous and not in the least bit weird." Former SPICE GIRL Victoria Beckham insists the wedding of pals Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise was a down-to-earth affair.
Quote: "There will be a wedding. It's not going to be anything like La Dolce Vita TomKat." Rebecca Romijn's upcoming nuptials with fiance JERRY O'CONNELL will be a little more sedate than the recent wedding of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes.
Fact: Newlyweds Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are island-hopping around the Maldives in the Indian Ocean on their Australian millionaire pal James Packer's $10 million (GBP5.5 million) Icebreaker boat. Cruise and Holmes first stayed on the vessel back in February (06) when they attended Packer's father Kerry Packer's funeral in Sydney.
Fact: The man behind the camera at Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' wedding on Saturday (18NOV06) was the same guy, Robert Evans, who snapped the official shots at Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt's nuptials in 2000.
Quote: "You lose one, you gain one." Funnyman Robin Williams insists Britney Spears and Kevin Federline's divorce coming just before Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' wedding this weekend (18NOV06) is all part of the natural order of things.
Fact: Italy's Castello Odescalchi, where Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes will exchange vows on Saturday (18NOV06), was the setting for 1998 period movie DANGEROUS BEAUTY, which starred Rufus Sewell, Catherine McCormack and Naomi Watts, the best friend of Cruise's ex-wife NICOLE KIDMAN.
Quote: "They already have the kid. This is just the fine print, but I just want them to bring me some really good pasta and olive oil." Tom Cruise's first ex-wife Mimi Rogers on his upcoming wedding to Katie Holmes in Italy.
Fact: America's TV Guide channel will mark the Italian wedding of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes over the weekend on 16-19 November (06) by scheduling a marathon of debates and biographies about the couple.
Fact: The number 18 is shaping to be lucky for Hollywood couple Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes - the actress was born on 18 December and their daughter SURI's birthday falls on 18 April. The couple will wed on 18 November (06).
Quote: "I see Cruise has the whole front row. I don't know whether I need to bring my Oscar." Jamie Foxx on finding his COLLATERAL co-star Tom Cruise and his fiancee Katie Holmes among the celebrity football fans watching his beloved Washington Redskins' Monday night (11SEP06) clash with Minnesota Vikings. Cruise recently signed a partnership deal with Redskins owner DANIEL SNYDER.
Quote: "All I can say is the moment I looked into her eyes I felt like... mom." Katie Holmes on life with her new daughter SURI.
Fact: Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' baby daughter SURI has reportedly experienced her first photo session after top portrait photographer ANNIE LEIBOWITZ captured the family at their home in Colorado for an upcoming Vanity Fair magazine spread.
Quote: "Tom Cruise went on a love-fuelled publicity rampage, revealing that his heretofore mysterious Church Of Scientology was nothing more than a faith with a chip on its shoulder against depressed mothers and the concept of free will." Punk icon Henry Rollins was annoyed with Tom Cruise publicity throughout 2005 as he proclaimed his love for fiancee Katie Holmes and attacked new mothers who took prescription drugs to fight post-partum depression.
Fact: Katie Holmes will make her first public appearance since becoming a new mum last month (APR06) when she joins fiance Tom Cruise at a special fan-only screening of MISSION: Impossible III in Hollywood tomorrow (04MAY06).
Fact: John Travolta and KELLY PRESTON sent fellow Scientologists Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes a baby gift basket full of linens and baby clothes after hearing the news they had become parents to daughter SURI. The Hollywood couple also included a toy Eiffel Tower.
Quote: "Do you think I'm gonna let anybody mess with my girls? Come on, man, I make MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE movies." Avoiding the paparazzi when his fiancee Katie Holmes went into labour last week wasn't a problem for Tom Cruise.
Fact: New parents Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes have kitted out their baby daughter SURI's new nursery with a $5,000 (GBP2,860) customised crib, a faux mink throw and a video baby monitor from Los Angeles baby store Petit Tresor.
Quote: "I just hope that they give TOM and KATIE time to be new parents and give that little girl the space she needs to grow up and be a little girl." MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 3 star Jonathan Rhys Meyers urges the paparazzi to give new parents Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes a little space.
Fact: The nursery at exclusive St John's Medical Center in Santa Monica, California, where Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' baby daughter SURI was born on Tuesday (18APR06) is named after another favourite mum who gave birth there, Arnold Schwarzenegger's wife Maria Shriver.
Quote: "We seem to have learned a new Hebrew word, and from Tom Cruise, no less." Israeli newscasts joke that Tom Cruise and fiancee Katie Holmes may have taken liberties with their "princess" definition of new baby daughter SURI's name.
Quote: "I couldn't have asked to kiss a better guy... When we finished I went over to her (Katie Holmes) and said I understood why she kept him around." Michelle Monaghan enjoyed kissing Tom Cruise on the set of MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III - even with Katie Holmes looking on.
Quote: "I just picked something up and I knew at that moment she was pregnant... She did the whole stick test; I think she just touched the box and they all turned blue." Tom Cruise knew fiancee Katie Holmes was expecting before she did.
Fact: Pregnant actress Katie Holmes celebrated her baby shower at the Hollywood Scientology Center on Saturday (25MAR06).
Quote: "I don't know anything about it but they could be, they very well could have snuck out and done it - and if they did I think it's great." Actress Kelly Preston isn't writing off rumours her pal Tom Cruise and his pregnant fiance Katie Holmes are already man and wife.
Fact: <p>A memorial to late media mogul Kerry Packer was attended by over 1,800 people at Australia's Sydney Opera House today (17FEB06), including Hollywood star Tom Cruise and fiancee Katie Holmes, Russell Crowe and cricket champ Shane Warne. </p>
Fact: <p>Pregnant actress Katie Holmes is learning how to knit. </p>
Quote: <p>"That's TOM. He can do whatever the f**k he wants... I mean, we've all felt the need to jump up and down on a couch." Katie Holmes' ex-fiance Chris Klein insists he wasn't upset by Tom Cruise's declaration of love for his former girlfriend when he jumped on Oprah Winfrey's sofa during a live show. </p>
Quote: <p>"He's following my footsteps, ain't he - he got engaged up the Eiffel Tower." Rod Stewart thinks dad-to-be Tom Cruise is following his example by proposing to his girlfriend Katie Holmes at the landmark in Paris, France, before impregnating her. </p>
Quote: <p>"I really didn't know that there were so many wedding magazines. I said, 'Are you kidding me? There are things for the flowers, the cake, the dresses...' The thing that I love about Kate is that she's an artist, so she actually loves ribbons and she makes cards and creates art. She loves flowers, and she'll do her own floral arrangements." Tom Cruise is impressed with wife-to-be Katie Holmes' wedding plans. </p>