Robin Thicke and Paula Patton split

Paula Patton and Robin Thicke met when they were teenagers

Paula Patton and Robin Thicke met when they were teenagers

First published in National Entertainment News © by

Robin Thicke and Paula Patton are calling it quits.

The couple are ending their nine-year marriage, a representative for the actress confirmed.

"We will always love each other and be best friends, however, we have mutually decided to separate at this time," the entertainers said in a joint statement.

Robin, 36, and Paula, 38, met when they were teenagers. They had a son, Julian Fuego Thicke, in 2010.

Robin had a breakthrough last year with the international hit Blurred Lines, which was nominated for several Grammy Awards. Paula has appeared in the films Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, Idlewild and Precious.

Paula has also appeared in Robin's music videos, including Lost Without U and Love After War. She was the inspiration behind most of his music and she appeared on the cover of his 2003 debut A Beautiful World.

Their separation was first reported on People magazine's website.

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