Paula Patton has a new boyfriend
As Robin Thicke settles into fatherhood, his ex-wife, Paula Patton, has a the actress gave a clue as to how they met, saying: “If you have a kid. Robin Thicke and ex-wife Paula Patton are seen together for the first . Thicke and Patton will switch-up who has Julian during the holidays. Robin Thicke and Paula Patton were once Hollywood's sweethearts. However, their eventual split proved that even the happiest of celebrity.
It was like, 'You're not a good spy, OK? He was like, 'Come on over, see what's going on. Regardless of what went on behind closed doors that we—or either of them—didn't know about, none of that is to say that they weren't madly in love with each other.
It doesn't sell any records. It's critically acclaimed but doesn't sell any records. So the balloon pops, everything that I was afraid of happening. Then, for the next 3 years I struggled with believing in myself and had some problems and started drinking. Trying to find God. Then right after my album [comes out, Paula decides] that she wants to be an actress, instead of a filmmaker. Now she's doing love scenes, and I have a failed album… but it ended up making me a good man.
Luckily, after 10 years of that, I'm like, 'Oh heck! Go have a good time, see you when you get home. Meanwhile, he and Patton had married on June 11, ; they welcomed son Julian on April 6, Husband and wife starred together in the steamy video for the title track that's about exactly what it sounds like—two people making up after a fight.
I had to kick into gear because I love nobody more than my wife in this world. It was actually wonderful for me. Julian has changed everything—every move I make, I know that it will affect him, his growth and his happiness.
She's my mama and I'm her daddy. I even call her Mama and she calls me Daddy. We are that to each other. I've never met a stronger person who stands by their will and their moral values. She is such an amazing human being. Ever since I met her and we were 16 years old and she was the president of the black student union and I was just a silly white boy who didn't understand or have compassion.
I can't walk in your shoes. But, I'm trying baby.
Robin Thicke and Paula Patton End Custody Battle over 7-Year-Old Son Julian
You know how much I love you. And I know she wants it because we've been together for 20 years. Yes, Robin Thicke was there, too. Quite frankly, all my friends dance like that with him.
He's like the guy that you can dance with, 'cause he's safe! My wife is an artist first and wife second. She was excited about it right away and loved the video and wanted to watch it like 10 times, then she would jump on my bones. I was like, 'I want to take you down right now. A source told us at the time it was a "non-issue" for the couple; moreover, Patton was apparently at the party in question.
Photos Hollywood's Long-Term Couples "You pretty much take it one day at a time," Thicke told Oprah Winfrey in an interview that aired that Octoberwhen asked how in the heck they were making it work after 20 years as a couple.
Every day, their thoughts, their desires, their insecurities change every day. I would be lost without her It [celebrity and the fame game] is a lot and there are girls throwing themselves at you and you can really lose touch with any sense of reality when you're a big rock star kind of thing. Life is full of peaks and valleys. They did walk the red carpet and look as cozy as usual at the Grammys on Jan. AKM-GSI Patton and Thicke didn't look particularly estranged right away, instead holding it together as a family for their son, as they surely intended to do.
Thicke immediately went on the romance offensive, dedicating "Lost Without U" to Patton in concert days later and, as he said on stage that night, "trying to get my girl back.
Despite the rampant cheating rumors, which only got more sordid in the wake of their separation, the singer insisted that wasn't why they had split up. There's a long list… I changed, and I got a little too selfish, a little too greedy and little too full of myself. We just weren't happy together anymore and I still had so much I wanted to apologize for, and things I wanted to take responsibility for, so that's pretty much what the album's about.
I should've focused on my personal life first; and even if I wanted to write songs, I shouldn't have tried to sell it, promote it, sing it.
I wasn't ready to publicly even speak about it. Although Patton has continued to work consistentlythe quality of many of her projects has been lacking. Romantic comedy Just Wright was terribly wrong, earning only a 45 percent approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Baggage Claim and The Perfect Match were also forgettable. In fact, Patton hasn't appeared in a wildly successful film since her turn opposite Tom Cruise in his Mission Impossible franchise.
His costly legal drama Getty Images Although Thicke and Pharrell Williams achieved chart-topping success with "Blurred Lines," the family of Motown icon Marvin Gaye claimed the pop stars stole their hit song from Gaye's catalog. The family filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit claiming the duo ripped off Gaye's famous song " Got to Give It Up ," reported Us Weekly. Williams testified in court that their song was not an "infringement" but rather, shared a "feel" with Gaye's tune.
I told my wife the truth. That's why she left me. After all, many a timeless album has been forged by the fires of heartache.
The real reason Robin Thicke, Paula Patton split
Thicke decided to make an entire album about getting his wife back. As romantic as that sounds, Paula was a complete dud. According to Billboardit was one of the biggest flops ofselling only 25, copies its first week. Over the course of the album's promotion, Thicke proceeded to break down crying during various performances. Thicke even paused a few times to wipe away his sniffles. Meanwhile, Patton's public silence during his apology tour was deafening.
He admitted to drug and alcohol problems Getty Images Thicke has been open about his battles with drug and alcohol abuse. In an April deposition for his "Blurred Lines" lawsuit, he confessed to substance abuse. In the court documents via PeopleThick says he "didn't do a sober interview" while promoting the song. So I started kind of convincing myself that I was a little more part of it than I was…But the reality is, is that Pharrell had the beat and he wrote almost every single part of the song.
Does 'Blurred Lines' condone rape? As "Blurred Lines" began to burn up the airwaves, critics took a closer look at the lyrics, and many argued that the catchy track promotes rape. Thicke tried to clear up the controversy, telling BBC Radio 1 via The Hollywood Reporter"I can't even dignify that with a response; that's ridiculous. You just have to know how to pull it out of them.
Thicke shifted blame to Director Diane Martel, claiming it was all her idea. He said he didn't want the video to be "sleazy" and wanted to film only the clothed version of the video. I've been with the same woman since I was a teenager. So I don't want to do anything that's inappropriate.
She accused him of child abuse In Januarya custody battle between Thicke and Patton erupted over allegations that the singer may be abusive toward their 6-year-old son, Julian. Thicke defended his parenting in legal documents: According to Us Weekly, she filed an emergency order requesting a drug test and only monitored visits with Thicke, but a source said the "judge denied everything in [Patton's] complaint" and that "Child Protective Services didn't see any evidence of wrongdoing.
Sources told the tab the court's decision was prompted by Thicke "banging on" Patton's door when he went to her house for a scheduled visit with their son and she refused to answer. Thicke reportedly denied that version of events. He accused her of emotional abuse Getty Images Patton isn't the only one lobbing abuse allegations. Thicke's lawyer alleges Patton is being investigated by the L.
The real reason Robin Thicke and Paula Patton divorced
This batch of mud was slung just a week after feel-good stories surfaced about the family pursuing counseling. A source told People that "both parties are working with a therapist who is advising on Julian's best interest…Ms. Patton will continue to do what is right for her son.