No matter their relationship status, Paula Patton says she’ll always have love for her estranged hubby Robin Thicke. The actress and newly-separated star opened up about her marriage during in the latest issue of Vanity Fair and she described it as “deep love.”
“We’ve known each other since we were teenagers,” the 38-year-old mom told the magazine. “All I can tell you is there’s a deep love there — always was, and always will be.”
She added that “he wasn’t my first kiss…but he was my first lots of other things.”
As we reported earlier, Patton and Thicke “mutually” decided to separate after nearly nine years of marriage in February. “We will always love each other and be best friends, however, we have mutually decided to separate at this time,” the parents to 3-year-old Julian said in a joint statement. Durign an interview with People magazine in March, the “Blurred Lines” singer said they are “both doing well.”
“We’re both very happy right now – much happier,” he shared. “Everything about this moment in my life – this amazing year I just had and what I’m going through personally – has actually ignited some of the best writing I’ve done in a long time.”
Be sure to check out the June issue of Vanity Fair, and Paula’s hot tamale photo shoot below!
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1. Paula Patton & Robin Thicke Separated
One of our favorite celeb couples, Paula Patton and Robin Thicke have separated! "We will always love each other and be best friends, however, we have mutually decided to separate at this time," the singer and the actress told PEOPLE Magazine. The high school sweethearts are calling it quits after nine years of marriage. Paula and Robin have a two year old son. Scroll through this gallery of how we remember them...
2. Paula Patton & Robin Thicke
Robin once said, "We're pretty sure we've loved each other for a few lives."
3. Paula Patton & Robin Thicke
Before the breakup
4. Paula Patton & Robin Thicke
Where'd the smiles go?
5. Paula Patton & Robin Thicke
How they were...
6. Paula Patton & Robin Thicke
Slaying the red carpet together.
7. Paula Patton & Robin Thicke
How they were...
8. Paula Patton and Robin Thicke
at the New York premiere of "Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol" (December 2011)
9. Robin Thicke and Paula Patton
“He’s obviously the best thing that’s ever happened to me. He’s my good luck charm,” Robin Thicke told People Magazine.
10. Robin Thicke and Paula Patton