Katie Holmes called Joshua Jackson after Tom Cruise split Joshua Jackson and Katie Holmes Tue-25-Sep-12 13:43 Share this Katie Holmes leaned on her ex-boyfriend and former Dawson's Creek co-star Joshua Jackson for support after separating from husband Tom Cruise.Holmes filed for divorce from the Top Gun star in June, sparking a wild media frenzy, and she ultimately sought comfort in her family and close friends after the break-up.Now Jackson, who dated Holmes in 1998 after meeting her on the set of their hit U.S. TV series, has revealed the actress called him in the wake of her split to reconnect and catch up.During an interview on Canadian chat show George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight, Jackson, who is romancing National Treasure star Diane Kruger, said, "Like any old friend, it was like, 'Oh, hi how are ya? What's going on?' 'I had a kid' 'Yeah, that's crazy, I heard!' It was nice. It was very nice, actually."WENN.com You May Also Like Katie Holmes dominates the cover of Vogue Spain Katie Holmes getting back together with Tom Cruise Who has the hottest celeb bod? Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .