EntertainmentCelebrities Katie Holmes to star as NYC socialite in ABC pilot Katie Holmes will play a socialite in an upcoming ABC television drama. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Neilson Barnard By JULIE GORDON email@example.com @jbgordon Updated March 10, 2014 7:06 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Katie Holmes is going back to her TV roots. The former "Dawson's Creek" starlet will play a Manhattan socialite in an upcoming ABC pilot, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The plot of the juicy drama will revolve around Holmes' "Audrey Hepburn-esque" character, Ann, and another socialite, according to THR. Rufus Sewell is slated to play Holmes' TV hubby. Richard LaGravenese is an executive producer and writer of the show. Holmes, 35, lives in Chelsea with her 7-year-old daughter, Suri Cruise, whose papa is Holmes' ex-hubby Tom Cruise. By JULIE GORDON firstname.lastname@example.org @jbgordon Julie Gordon is the entertainment and style editor at amNewYork, specializing in all things pop culture, celebrity news and fashion. Her work has also appeared in publications including BusinessWeek, Newsday and USA Today. She is a proud alum of The George Washington University. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.