Robin Thicke Trades Paula for Jaime Pressly in Movie Debut (Video)

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Terry Richardson

'Making the Rules' quietly hit DVD in May.

No, this is not a Funny or Die spoof of a rom-com. This is Robin Thicke wooing Jaime Pressly in a real movie called Making the Rules, which went straight to DVD and On Demand in May.

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In the film — shot in 2012, a year before his "Blurred Lines" breakout — Thicke's Shaun goes after his married ex, Abby (Pressley). "Making the Rules" marks the singer's movie debut, but it's far from his first acting gig; that would be his stint as "Boy" on a Wonder Years episode in 1989.

You could watch the whole thing, or you could just check out Vulture's handy clip reel below so you don't have to. But far be it from us to judge if you pull up this Oscar candidate on Amazon tonight.

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In the music department, Thicke released his seventh album, Paula, on June 30 to little fanfare and a disappointing 24,000 in first-week sales.

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