The Girl Next Door
Katie Holmes To Hold 'Divorce Party' One Year On From Split With Tom Cruise
The Dawson's Creek actress will spend time with close friends at a bash in Manhattan
By Claire Hubble
Katie Holmes is reportedly throwing a "divorce party" in New York this weekend, a year after her divorce from husband of six years Tom Cruise. Katie filed for divorce almost a year ago, and reports close to the star claim that she is set to celebrate the anniversary of the split by celebrating with friends in New York City this weekend.
The bash is rumored to be held at Katie's favorite hotel, lavish spot The Jane in downtown Manhattan, New York, an insider told Grazia magazine.
“We understand she’s marking the occasion with a ‘divorce party’,” the magazine reported.
“The mood will be ‘enjoyable and emotional’ with Katie wanting to thank them for their support throughout a momentous year.”
The party comes as a "Thank you" to pals who have stood by Katie during the difficult time. Guests expected to attend include fashionista Jeanne Yang, socialite Lizzie Tisch and Spike Lee’s wife Tonya.
The mother-of-one has had a bust year following her split from Tom. Reports. Not only has she been raising their daughter Suri in New York she also starred in Broadway play Dead Accounts and also is currently filming new movie Mania Days.
A Hollywood insider told People Magazine that Katie is by no means ready to start dating again. The source said: "She’s lying low on the romantic side ofdoesn’t need that right now. Her focus is on Suri."