Paula Patton is a successful actress, mom, and creative visionary. This starlet wasn’t born into fame, she had to work hard to get there. Prior to acting she started college at UC Berkeley and then transferred to USC film school. She was later granted a three-month assignment making films for PBS and after that her career took off. Paula has appeared in such films as Idlewild, Déjà Vu , Mirrors, Swing Vote , Precious, Just Wright, Jumping the Broom, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, Baggage Claim, and 2 Guns. In December of 2013, Legendary Pictures announced that Patton would be joining the cast of Warcraft Film Adaptation, which is set to be released in March 2016. Warcraft is an upcoming 2016 American epic fantasy film and Paula plays Garona Halforcen, a strong-willed survivor who must decide where her true loyalty lies.
Her love life started at the young age of 16 when she met R&B singer Robin Thicke and they began dating in 1993. They married June 11, 2005 and Patton gave birth to their son, Julian Fuego on April 7, 2010. Things didn’t work out for the couple and they announced their separation on February 24, 2014 after almost nine years of marriage. On October 9, 2014, Patton officially filed for divorce and joint custody of their son but they wanted the public to know they will always be friends and the couple said “We will always love each other and be best friends, however, we have mutually decided to separate at this time,” in a joint statement.
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