Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes Divorce: 5 New Developments

Gabrielle Chung / July 1, 2012

It's a fight over a $275m dollar fortune. Who gets what?
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More of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes’ separation drama unfolds as rumors recently surfaced claiming the Mission: Impossible actor, 49, has plans to file his own set of divorce papers in California as early as the upcoming week.

Though Holmes, 33, officially announced her split on Friday sought for sole custody of the couple six-year-old daughter Suri Cruise, reports say that the Jack & Jill actress may be forced to move the divorce proceedings to the west coast as she allegedly does not meet the residency requirements for the filing.

What’s Holmes to do now?

Read on for more developments into her divorce with Cruise.

1.) Holmes feels as though she’s “been set free” after filing divorce papers.
Though what is likely to be a long and arduous battle for the custody of daughter Suri, Holmes feels happy for the time being, according to someone close to the divorcee-to-be. “She’s been miserable for a long time, but the last couple of weeks, she’s been happy — like she’s been set free,” the source tells Us Weekly.

2.) The couple were living in separate quarters during the weeks leading up to split.

TMZ is reporting that Cruise and Holmes were already living in separate buildings weeks leading up to the split announcement. Cruise was reportedly staying at The Greenwich Hotel — instead of the couple’s shared Manhattan apartment — when he was shooting a movie in town on June 10.

3.) Cruise continues to work during divorce drama.

The actor was spotted hitching a helicopter ride at Iceland’s Reykjavik airport around 2:45 p.m. Sunday, according to the Daily Mail. Cruise is currently filming Oblivion, a sci-fi thriller.

4.) The Church of Scientology is not tailing Holmes.

The Church of Scientology, which Cruise is a devoted member of since, has come forth to refute rumors that they’ve been surveying Holmes since her spilt from Cruise. Gary Soter, a lawyer for the church, told TMZ the accusations are completely false.

5.) Holmes and Suri have moved on and moved out.

Soon after dropping the bombshell on Cruise, Holmes and her daughter packed up their bags and moved out of the family’s New York City apartment. According to People, their new digs is close to Suri’s favorite places, including her gymnastics studio where she’s currently enrolled in classes.

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