updated 07/24/2012 AT 11:00 AM ET
•originally published 07/24/2012 AT 12:30 PM ET
But just a day prior, Holmes was busy with a rather routine activity for a celebrity – she was giving an interview for C Magazine.
“Going back over the tapes, there were signs: Holmes was certainly very aware of herself, laying a couple cards on the table but never showing her whole hand,” senior editor Kelsey McKinnon, who conducted the interview for the lifestyle glossy, tells WWD. “Most noticeably, the one name decisively absent from her lexicon: Tom Cruise.”