June 29 marks a year since Katie Holmes announced she filed for divorce from Tom Cruise after six years of marriage.
The action star has remained silent on the topic — until now.
“I wasn’t expecting it. Life is a challenge,” he tells German TV network ProSieben via Bunte magazine about his split from Katie.
On turning 50 just days after the breakup, “I had an unbelievable amount of time to think about it,” he explains. “Life is a tragicomedy. You need to have a sense of humor!”
NEWS: Baby on the way? Katie Holmes is "open" to giving Suri a siblingSince parting ways, Tom and Katie have remained single and are jointly caring for their 6-year-old daughter Suri.
The star, who's currently overseas promoting his new film Oblivion, is also dad to daughter Isabella and son Connor — his kids from his relationship with Nicole Kidman.
Katie and Tom settled their divorce on July 9, 2012 — 10 days after Katie's initial filing.
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