This is heartbreaking. HollywoodLife.com has learned EXCLUSIVELY that ‘Glee’ star Becca Tobin’s boyfriend, Matt Bendik, was planning on proposing to the actress within the next year, before his tragic death on July 10.
Matt Bendik’s Plans To Propose To Becca Tobin Before His Sudden Death
We cannot believe that another tragedy has struck the cast of Glee, and just days before the 1 year anniversary of Cory Monteith‘s untimely death.
According to TMZ, Matt worked as a night club owner and was in Philadelphia on business at the time of his death.
A source EXCLUSIVELY told HollywoodLife.com, “Matt was a kind and gentle person. Not at all like nightlife personalities you see. Very real and down to earth.”
Matt was so in love with his girlfriend Becca, who played Kitty on Glee. “He was very much in love with Becca,” the source told us. “He thought she was the one. We expected him to propose this year. “
Poor Becca. We can only imagine the heartbreak she is feeling right now, after her boyfriend’s passing.
‘Glee’ Fans Lend Support To Becca Tobin
Glee fans took to Twitter to send their well wishes and support to Becca, as well as to Matt’s family and friends. They even made #StayStrongBecca a trending topic.
Our thoughts go out to Matt’s friends, family and Becca during this difficult time.
HollywoodLifers, leave a comment below to leave your thoughts with Becca and all of Matt’s loved ones.
— Written by Caitlin Beck, Reporting by Russ Weakland