Name: Cory Monteith
Birth Name: 
Cory Allan Monteith
Birth Date: 
May 11, 1982
Birth Place: 
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Relationship Status: 
Passed Away on July 13, 2013
Celebrity Ranking # 652

Chris Colfer Talks Privacy in Mourning Cory Monteith: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday August 6, 2013 12:30 AM GMT

Hoping to mourn and honor his friend in his own way, Chris Colfer asked for privacy in an interview with HuffPost Live on Monday (August 5).

When questioned about how he was doing, the 23-year-old actor replied, "I'm doing as well as I could be doing. It's a really, really unfortunate situation, but I think all you can do is move forward."


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"Glee" Posts Video Memorial Card for Cory Monteith: Watch Here!

Posted Monday August 5, 2013 10:48 PM GMT

Doing their best to deal with the news in a tactful and heartwarming way, FOX posted a memorial video in honor of Cory Monteith.

In the 12-second tribute, clips of Finn Hudson's finest moments are featured, including a passionate kiss between the 31-year-old actor and real-life main squeeze, Lea Michele.


Cory Monteith's Mother Reaches Out to Fans via Twitter

Posted Saturday August 3, 2013 9:10 AM GMT

Grateful for the help of his legions of fans, Cory Monteith's mother, Ann McGregor, tweeted a special message on Thursday (August 1).

Reaching out over social media, the "Glee" star's mom posted, "I would like to thank all of Cory's supporters at this extremely emotional time. Your support has been overwhelming ... thank you !"


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Darren Criss Talks Cory Monteith on “Conan”

Posted Friday August 2, 2013 12:13 PM GMT

It’s been unbelievably difficult for the cast of “Glee” to cope with the death of Cory Monteith, and Darren Criss discussed the tragedy during his interview on “Conan” last night (August 1).


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Cory Monteith's "Glee" Character Exit Details Revealed

Posted Thursday August 1, 2013 4:15 PM GMT

Bringing some closure to fans, Finn Hudson will be "written out" of the show on the third episode of season 5 of "Glee."

At the Television Critics Association 2013 Summer Press Tour, FOX entertainment president Kevin Reilly made the announcement, confirming that the farewell episode will deal directly with how Cory Monteith died.


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Cory Monteith to Get Primetime Emmy Tribute

Posted Tuesday July 30, 2013 11:55 PM GMT

It's always a tragedy when young talent is lost and Cory Monteith is no exception and he'll be remembered at this year's Primetime Emmy Awards.

Executive producer of the 2013 event, Ken Erlich, told Deadline that the ceremony will feature "something that reflects an homage," however, "what the extent of that is, or how we're going to approach it...well, it's too early to tell."


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Lea Michele Speaks Out for First Time Since Cory Monteith’s Death

Posted Monday July 29, 2013 1:37 PM GMT

She’s been a severe state of mourning since the tragic and sudden death of her boyfriend Cory Monteith, and finally Lea Michele has released a statement.

The “Glee” actress had struggled through her late love’s drug addiction and stood by him all the way, and in her profound grief she reached out to her fans via Twitter.


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Chris Colfer Remembers Cory Monteith: "Love and Miss You, Buddy"

Posted Friday July 26, 2013 2:55 PM GMT

Still reeling with grief, the stars of “Glee” are each publicly coming to terms with the death of Cory Monteith in different ways, at different times.

Chris Colfer posted a picture of himself with Monteith on his Instagram account Thursday (July 25). He wrote, "I'll never forget all the laughs we shared or the faces we made after awkward interview questions…love and miss you, buddy."


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