It has been confirmed that former Dawsons Creek star Katie Holmes is set to make an appearance on the hit CBS show How I Met Your Mother. Katie has signed on to play the character Slutty Pumpkin, who has previously been mentioned as a former love interest of Ted.
Craig Thomas, the co creator of the show, explained, "Katie is a lovely and talented actress, which is why we've saved for her perhaps the most classily named character in our show’s history." He also added that creating the role took "literally six seasons in the making."
The new season of How I Met Your Mother
premiered earlier this week and has been considered by many critics as very disappointing
. Katie Holmes
will appear on the show next month and can next be seen on the big screen in the Adam Sandler
comedy Jack and Jill