In what’s likely to be TV’s best Halloween guest-star pop-up, Katie Holmes will play a “slutty pumpkin” on tonight’s episode of “How I Met Your Mother.”
It’s hard to believe that it’s been eight long years since Holmes was a regular on network television.
And in the time since “Dawson’s Creek” wrapped, she’s followed a path that none of the show’s fans could have predicted.
2005: Weeks later, Holmes begins publicly dating actor Tom Cruise, who's fresh off a divorce from his wife of a decade, Nicole Kidman.
2005: Holmes isn't even present for the most famous moment concerning her ever -- Cruise jumps on Oprah Winfrey's talk show couch while declaring his love for Holmes.
2006: Holmes gives birth to Suri Cruise, and the couple keeps the baby successfully hidden from sight until this September cover, shot by Annie Leibovitz.
2011: Holmes successfully sues Star Magazine for $50 million after they run a story implying that she's addicted to drugs.
2011: Holmes debuts Holmes & Yang, a clothing line she designed with her stylist, at premium department stores.
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