Katharine McPhee finally filed for divorce from her producer husband Nick Cokas after six years of marriage including a lengthy separation. The couple officially split but will remain friends. "After six years of marriage, and having been separated for the past year, Katharine McPhee has filed for a dissolution of marriage from Nick Cokas," the American Idol alum’s representative said in a statement on May 22, 2014. "The two have an amicable relationship and will remain friends. They ask that people respect their privacy during this time."
Katharine McPhee and her husband Nick Cokas’ breakup came seven months after her cheating scandal with married director Michael Morris broke out. The "Smash" actress was caught passionately kissing the director last October. At the time news of the kissing scandal broke, Katharine McPhee had already been separated from her spouse Nick Cokas for six months while Michael Morris was wed to actress Mary McCormack. He and his wife have been together for ten years and the couple have three children.
After the photos emerged, Michael Morris was reportedly kicked out of their home by his wife. Meanwhile, Katharine McPhee remained separated from Nick Cokas but she tried to work on her marriage with him in the aftermath. However, it didn’t work for the couple despite being seen walking their dogs together in March.
Katharine McPhee officially filed for divorce from her husband of six years Nick Cokas. (Photo credit: Reuters)
Katharine McPhee and her husband Nick Cokas split seven months after her fling scandal with director Michael Morris.
The actress was caught kissing her former “Smash” director Michael Morris after their lunch date at I Panini Di Ambra in Hollywood in October of last year. The director was married to actress Mary McCormack, with whom he had three kids, Margaret, Rose and Lillian.
Katharine McPhee and her husband Nick Cokas were last spotted walking their dogs together in March 2014. (Photo credit: NPG)
Katharine McPhee had been separated from her husband Nick Cokas months before the cheating scandal with Michael Morris broke out. (Photo credit: FameFlynet Pictures)