The mixed career of Katie Holmes
July 3, 2012 1:38PM
Katie Holmes is best known for her role in the 1990's teenage drama “Dawson’s Creek.”
Updated: July 3, 2012 9:03PM
Before becoming Mrs. Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes once seemed to have a successful acting career.
Here’s a brief history of some of her roles:
1998: Holmes gets her big break as Dawson Leery’s love interest Joey Potter in the teenage drama “Dawson’s Creek.” The 1990’s classic lasted for six seasons, until 2003.
1998: Her first leading role in a movie came soon after the first season of “Dawson,” with the thriller, “Disturbing Behavior.”
2003: Holmes starred in the critically acclaimed “Pieces of April.”
2005: Batman takes an interest in Holmes as Rachel Dawes in the Chicago-based “Batman Begins” movie.
2011: Holmes makes brief cameo television appearance on the sitcom, “How I Met Your Mother.”
2011: The controversial TV mini-series “The Kennedys,” starring Holmes as Jackie Kennedy gets dropped by the History channel before it ever aired.
2011: Holmes had a role in the widely panned Adam Sandler film, “Jack and Jill.”