Entertainment TV Katie Holmes Gets Tough in New Season of 'Ray Donovan' Holmes describes her character Paige as "a complicated business woman struggling to find her own power within her family" By Melody Chiu Melody Chiu Instagram Twitter Melody Chiu is a Senior Editor for PEOPLE. She has been with the brand since 2009, editing, writing and reporting across all entertainment verticals. She oversees PEOPLE's music and events coverage and has written cover stories on Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, Melissa McCarthy, Blake Shelton and Sandra Oh. The Los Angeles native graduated from the University of Southern California and has appeared on Extra!, The Talk, Access Hollywood and Good Morning America. People Editorial Guidelines Published on May 14, 2015 12:10 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Katie Holmes is showing off her tough side in the upcoming season of Ray Donovan. In a video shared exclusively with PEOPLE, fans get a glimpse of her character Paige, a shrewd and chic business woman who is also the daughter of billionaire producer Andrew Finney (Ian McShane). “Paige is a complicated businesswoman struggling to find her own power within her family,” says Holmes, 36, in the video. “The Finney family is a very powerful family. They serve as a symbol of big money and big business.” Though she gets “tangled up with Ray in her business dealings,” Paige is also “not afraid of anyone,” says the star. Adds Holmes of joining the Showtime hit, which stars Liev Schreiber, Paula Malcomson and Jon Voight: “I’ve had a wonderful time working with this cast, and I’m such a fan of the show.” RELATED VIDEO: See Katie Holmes’ Changing Looks! The new season of Ray Donovan premieres July 12 at 9 p.m. ET on Showtime.