Less than two months after confirming her split from husband David Beador, Real Housewives of Orange County
star Shannon Beador has officially filed for divorce. According to Us Weekly
, the Bravo star filed the documents in O.C. Superior Court on Friday, December 1.
star first confirmed she and David were ending their 17-year marriage in October in a statement to The Daily Dish
. "After much thought and careful consideration, David and I have made the difficult decision to separate," she said at the time. "We remain partners in parenthood and are committed to raising our three daughters. This is not the future we envisioned, and we kindly ask for privacy, especially for our children, during this transitional time."
An insider shared with E! News
that Shannon has been in miserable marriage for quite some time. "David wanted out. Shannon couldn't take it any longer and has decided that this is best for the kids and her health," the source said. "Shannon is very distraught and is trying to every possible way to keep it together for the sake of her kids."
Last month, Shannon talked about the split on Watch What Happens Live, saying that the breakup was bound to happen.
"Like last week, I saw he took his wedding ring off and that's inevitable but it's just making the adjustment and I have good days and bad days," she shared. "No more downer tonight. It's all good. It's all good. This had to happen and good times are ahead."
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