Phaedra Parks to Apollo Nida: Have Fun in Prison! BTW I Want a Divorce!

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The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Phaedra Parks reportedly wants to divorce Apollo Nida ASAP after the shenanigans he pulled before going to prison.

Attorney Parks will be filing for divorce from her convict husband and has already had the legal documents prepared, a new, not surprising report says.

Apollo Nida reported to prison sometime late Wednesday night or Thursday morning, but not before briefly going AWOL ... and going NUTS on Parks.

En route to the Kentucky penitentiary that will be his home for some time, Nida stopped by his old house and went off on Phaedra in an epic argument.

What exactly was said? We don't know, but Bravo cameras were rolling, so it'll play out next season when we watch The Real Housewives of Atlanta.

In any case, Parks has had enough. An insider says of the embattled couple:

“Phaedra has been patiently waiting for Apollo to begin serving his prison sentence, and will have him served with divorce papers at the correctional facility."

“There was no way Phaedra was going to put her life on hold for the next decade, awaiting Apollo to be released. The marriage was a huge mistake."

It did, however, "give her their beloved kids, yet there were serious trust issues with Apollo. Phaedra suspects he has been unfaithful and burning through money."

"Phaedra has always been the breadwinner, and she began to resent it.”

Nida pleaded guilty in May to bank fraud and identity theft and was sentenced to eight years in prison. He must also pay nearly $2 million in restitution.

For Parks, this is sad and yet not, as it gives her the perfect "out."

Fearing for her safety had “prevented Phaedra from filing for divorce in the past. Having Apollo behind bars gives Phaedra a huge level of comfort and security."

"It’s sad that it came to this, but Phaedra knows it’s the right thing for her to do,” the insider said, noting that it was a long time coming in the end.

“Phaedra is now putting all of her energy into ensuring the well-being of her two small children and making decisions that are in their best interests."

"This situation has put a tremendous strain on Phaedra and her family, and she is working hard to bring back a sense of normalcy to everyone’s lives.”

It can't get any less normal than being married to this dude.

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Phaedra Parks Biography

Real Housewives of Atlanta Cast
Phaedra Parks is a lawyer and a new cast member on The Real Housewives of Atlanta. She came aboard on season three. Involved in numerous... More »
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Phaedra Parks Quotes

[to Kenya Moore] "You a sneaky, trifling slut."

Phaedra Parks

[on Phaedra and Apollo] I'm done rolling around the mud with pigs.

Kenya Moore