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Who Is Phaedra Parks’ Boyfriend Medina? He’s by Her Side in ‘Marriage Boot Camp’

The couple and their relationship issues — Phaedra confesses: “Medina and I’ve by no means had intercourse” — will characteristic entrance and heart on the newest season of WE television’s Marriage Boot Camp.

Preserve studying for the whole lot you might want to find out about Phaedra’s boo, Medina Islam, and why Phaedra desires the actor to “man up.”

You most likely know Medina Islam as Quincy from ‘The Haves and Have Nots.’

Medina might be greatest identified for taking part in the position of antagonist Quincy Maxwell in Tyler Perry’s OWN Community drama The Haves and the Have Nots, although he is additionally acted within the TV film Simply Love reverse Jackée Harry.

In line with his bio, the Newark, N.J. native received his begin within the business as a rapper, and have become often called “The Six Million Greenback Man” within the hip-hop group for his contributions as a ghostwriter to a number of of immediately’s top-selling artists.

As a toddler, Medina was compelled to grapple with “a few of life’s most dreadful blows,” he recounts in his IMDb bio, when his schizophrenic mom deserted him and his siblings when Medina was simply 10. 

“Recovering from such heart-wrenching trials takes greater than a lifetime for many, however MEDINA’s challenges continued as he downward-spiraled right into a avenue life crammed with medicine and violence which led to the homicide of his greatest pal,” the bio continues.

After transferring to Atlanta and learning at Morris Brown School, Medina has had a triumphant rise to the highlight, which the actor credit to his “relentless drive and impeccable work ethic.”

Why are Medina and Phaedra not having intercourse after being collectively for six months?

Requested about why he made the choice to return on the WE television sequence, Medina cited “distance and communication” as issues the couple wished “to grasp.” “One in all my greatest issues is intimacy,” the Have and Have Nots actor candidly revealed. “Not simply intercourse,” he mentioned, however “intimacy” and “affection.”

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That mentioned, he does complain about “blue balls” and seems general dissatisfied with the actual fact there’s “no intercourse—none” of their relationship. 

However Phaedra, who has two kids, ages 7 and 10, explains the reasoning why: “I imply, you are nice to me and all that however I imply … the final love was so hurtful I do not need to make the identical mistake.”

The final love she’s probably referring to is Apollo Nida, the daddy of her sons Dylan and Ayden, who served 5 out of his eight-year jail sentence for an auto mortgage fraud scheme he performed to steal thousands and thousands of {dollars} from 50 folks over the course of a number of years. Shortly after exiting jail, he violated a situation of his launch and went again behind bars in July 2019 for a few month. He was final identified to be residing in a midway home in Philadelphia.

Phaedra and Apollo formally divorced in 2014 after being collectively for practically 20 years, and Phaedra and her household have been shocked to study that her former husband, a spiritual and conservative household man, had dedicated such felony actions.

Do not miss the possibility to observe Phaedra and Medina work out their variations, or attempt to, in Marriage Boot Camp, premiering July 2 on WE television.

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