It's not uncommon for Hollywood actors to take a break from TV and film to show off their acting chops on Broadway. And it seems to us that more and more A-listers are heading to the Broadway stage at one very specific time -- in the wake of their public breakups. In fact, some have even suggested that the Great White Way might be some kind of divorce rehab for celebrities looking to keep busy post-split.
The most recent star to grace the Broadway stage? The newly single Katie Holmes who is starring in Theresa Rebeck's comedy "Dead Accounts" -- which opens Nov. 29 -- alongside Josh Hamilton, Judy Greer and Tony-award-winner Norbert Leo Butz.
Click through the slides below to see more on Katie Holmes and four other celebrities who performed on Broadway post-split.