Paula Maxine Patton is a beautiful and talented American actress born on December 5, 1975. She was born in LA to her mother Joyce Patton, a school teacher, and her father Charles Patton, a lawyer. She studied at the Hamilton High School, and her Alma Matter at UC Berkeley. Later on, she transferred after her first year at UC Berkeley to USC Film School. Immediately after completing her studies, she bagged a three-month project making documentaries for PBS. At 16, she met her husband Robin Thicke at a hip-hop club called Balistyx, in Los Angeles. They began dating in 93 and married on 11th June 2005. They have a son by name Julian Fuego whose birth was on April 7th, 2010. After 21 years of togetherness, they split on March 20th, 2015. Patton made her debut with a trivial part in the romantic comedy film, Hitch in 2005. In 2006, she appeared in the musical film Idlewild. Her big break came when she landed the crucial female lead role in the science fiction thriller named Déjà Vu in the year 2006.
The movie had many critics portray their mixed reviews, but was a sensational box office hit with 180 million dollars. She later appeared in her ex-husband Robin Thicke's hit music video "Lost Without You” in the year 2006. Patton offered her vocal skills for the 2004 hit album Confessions. She also did the female version of "Can U Handle It?" Her performance in Mission Impossible 4: Ghost Protocol was a massive hit, with the movie grossing over 700 million dollars worldwide. She played the lead role in the comic film Jumping the Broom, which crossed the six million dollar budget to 37 million dollars. In 2013, she acted in 2 Guns, an action comedy film and the romantic comic film named
Baggage Claim. She was cast as the lead character of the television show Runner, a crime drama plot. She acted in the picture ‘
The Do Over’, a Netflix comic and
The Perfect Match, yet another romantic comedy of hers. She would be joining the cast of the film adaptation Warcraft, soon to release in 2016. Her other films are London in 2005 and Mirrors in 2008 as Amy Carson. Her television appearances are in Law and Order in 2010 in an episode called ‘Wet’ and in ‘Single Ladies’ in 2012 as Layla Twilight.