A devastated Lea Michele joined her ‘Glee’ co-stars for a ‘beautiful’ memorial service to remember her boyfriend Cory Monteith on July 25. Keep reading and see the photos.
Lea Michele and her Glee co-stars, who are visibly heartbroken, gathered at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles, where the show is filmed, on July 25, to share stories and reminisce as they celebrated the life of Cory Monteith, who died from a mixture of heroin and alcohol on July 13.
Cory Monteith Memorial — Photos Of ‘Glee’ Cast Embracing After ‘Sad’ Service
After the “sad” memorial, Kevin McHale, Dianna Agron, Darren Criss, Jenna Ushkowitz, and Harry Shum Jr. were seen heading for lunch together at A.O.C. restaurant, where they likely continued to remember Cory.
“It was beautiful. And still really sad, but it was beautiful. It was nice to all be together again,” Jane Lynch told TMZ of the service.
Lea Michele & ‘Glee’ Cast Hold Memorial For Cory Monteith
Twentieth Century Fox released a statement regarding the touching service:
Today, Ryan Murphy and Lea Michele gathered the cast, crew and producers of Glee, along with colleagues from the network and studio, to share memories and music in an emotional celebration of the life of Cory Monteith. We thank the public for their continued outpouring of love and support as we grieve our friend and colleague during this difficult time.
This is so nice to hear in the wake of all the sadness surrounding Cory’s death. The Glee cast has always felt like a family unit, and this tragic event has appeared to pull them closer together.
What do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Was this memorial a good way to remember Cory?
— Chris Rogers