However Reitman tried to clear Cruise's name, by telling the Times that the scene was accidentally cut when two reels were spliced together in Los Angeles as filmmakers prepared a print for Smoking's four festival screenings. The former Dawson's Creek star quit smoking after meeting Tom Cruise, but has been seen lighting up since their divorce. We showed it in the Midwest, I thought, 'Oh perhaps they aren't going to react to the film stuff, or perhaps that's going to be too libertarian for them,'" he says. Getting into character: ANI First Published: Katie, 36, was seen chugging away while dressed as a waitress to shoot more scenes for the film, her directorial debut in which she also stars as a single mother. She completed her low key outfit with gold and black sneakers for optimal comfort. Us Weekly, for instance, quoted one unnamed insider as saying "industry people started whispering that Tom Cruise didn't want the scene in there because it was dirtier than he was comfortable with. News of Holmes' disappearing act spread quickly around the mountain town of Park City, Utah, and became fodder for the gossip mill. The film is the first venture into directing by Dawson's Creek star Katie, and tells the story of a single mother and her daughter who move to the small town of Grand River, Ohio in the wake of the financial collapse Casual: Jan 26, Rumours are that Katie's sex scenes have been yanked, and the first accusation has been directed at Tom Cruise, who, it's believed, has used his showbiz influence to kill the footage, as he didn't want his missus to be seen cavorting in the nude. Make way for the boss: Search Holmes' sex scene goes up in smoke At the Sundance Film Festival director Jason Reitman was shocked, when he discovered that a steamy sex scene featuring Katie Holmes, which was in the movie when it debuted at last year's Toronto Film Festival, has vanished from his film Thank You For Smoking. Jan 25, He told the Times that the scene was accidentally cut when two reels were spliced together in Los Angeles as filmmakers prepared a print for Smoking's four festival screenings. Katie Holmes smokes on the set of All We Had as she films scene dressed as a diner waitress.