Bio: Cory Monteith (born Cory Allan Michael Monteith in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on May 11, 1982) was a Canadian actor and musician, starring on Fox’s hit television series, Glee. He played Finn Hudson, a jock and lead performer in the show’s glee club. In 2011, he won the Actor Comedy award at the Teen Choice Awards for his role on Glee. He appeared in several movies and shows, such as Final Destination 3, Whisper, Kyle XY, and Deck the Hells. He was the drummer for the Indie rock band, Bonnie Dune. Before becoming an actor, he worked as a Wal-Mart people greeter, taxicab driver, and roofer.
Sadly, Cory passed away in a Vancouver hotel room on July 13, 2013.
Best Known For:
His role as Finn Hudson on Glee, and his on-off screen relationship with Lea Michele.
Cory dated Lea Michele, his Glee co-star.
Four years after Cory Monteith’s tragic death, Lea Michele is understandably still heartbroken. As she always does on the anniversary, she took to Twitter to mourn Cory, and we have chills from her message.
It’s hard to believe it’s been 4 years since the world lost a true talent, inspiration and kind heart — Cory Monteith. On the anniversary of his untimely death, fans are flooding social media with emotional messages.
So sad. As the fourth anniversary of Cory Monteith’s untimely death approaches, a source tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that his beloved ex-girlfriend, Lea Michele, is still just as devoted to him as she was when they were together.
We’re absolutely sobbing right now. Over the past several days, Lea Michele has been posting throwback photos on Instagram, but none have touched our hearts as much as her Jan. 23 posting has. And that’s because it’s an adorable photo of Lea and Cory Monteith before his tragic death.
So heartbreaking. Cory Monteith and Ryan Murphy’s tension-filled meeting is reenacted in a new TV special called ‘Autopsy: The Last Hours of Cory Monteith.’ In the sneak preview clip released Dec. 1, the late actor is called out for his problem with substance abuse. Get the details.
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She’s staying so strong! Lea Michele admitted that she’s ‘ready to live again’ three years after the shocking and tragic death of her ex-boyfriend, Cory Monteith. HollywoodLife.com has all the details on how she’s found her happiness again!
Uh oh. Lea Michele is extremely upset with her former ‘Glee’ co-star, Naya Rivera, for talking smack about her in her new memoir, HollywoodLife.com has EXCLUSIVELY learned. Lea’s especially annoyed with the fact that Naya thought it was okay to discuss the ins and outs of her romance with the late Cory Monteith. Get all the details here!