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 # 740

Teaser Poster Unveiled for Cory Monteith's "Glee" Farewell

Posted Friday September 27, 2013 8:00 AM GMT

Fans have been waiting ever since Cory Monteith's sudden passing this summer, and soon "Glee" will say goodbye to Finn Hudson in a very special episode.

In a new promotional photo tweeted by creator Ryan Murphy, Cory's face is shown in black and white with the simple caption, "The hardest word to say is 'goodbye.'"


Jane Lynch Remembers Cory Monteith During Special 2013 Emmy Tribute

Posted Sunday September 22, 2013 9:47 PM GMT

His sudden passing was quite a shock to the public and at the 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards, fans and colleagues joined in remembering Cory Monteith.

Stepping up for the "Glee" actor, co-star Jane Lynch spoke eloquently about the young man, who passed earlier this year.


Jane Lynch on the "Glee" Cory Monteith Tribute: "It Was a Really Beautiful Episode"

Posted Wednesday September 11, 2013 9:13 PM GMT

While fans prep for a big two-part Beatles tribute, the cast of "Glee" has just filmed the goodbye episode for Cory Monteith's character, Finn Hudson.

Speaking about the episode, Jane Lynch told PEOPLE, "It was hard, and it was beautifully written. We grieved together, and it was so important for the crew to grieve as well, so we kind of all grieved as a big family."


Grieving Fans Get a Chance to See Cory Monteith Again in New Film Trailer

Posted Friday August 30, 2013 10:18 PM GMT

If you miss Cory Monteith now, your heart will break just a little bit more when you watch the trailer for his upcoming movie, “All the Wrong Reasons.” The movie premieres at the Toronto Film Festival on September 8.

It’s the late actor’s second-to-last movie. He plays a store manager named James who struggles with troubles in his marriage while balancing life at work. The film also stars Kevin Zegers as a firefighter, Emily Hampshire as a store clerk, and Karine Vanasse as James' wife.


Darren Criss and Naya Rivera Open Up About Filming Cory Monteith Tribute

Posted Tuesday August 27, 2013 12:13 AM GMT

After the tragic death of one of their cast members, the stars of "Glee" have been struggling to get through the taping of this upcoming season.

As previously reported by GossipCenter, the hit Fox show will include a tribute episode to former character Finn, who was played by the late Cory Monteith.


Lea Michele Sports "Finn" Necklace on "Glee" Set

Posted Saturday August 24, 2013 12:00 PM GMT

Paying tribute to her late boyfriend and co-star, Lea Michele donned a gold necklace inscribed with “Finn” on the set of “Glee” on Friday (August 23).

The jewelry was a reminder of Cory Monteith, who was found dead in his Vancouver hotel room last month of an overdose.


Ryan Murphy Talks “Glee” Tribute to Cory Monteith

Posted Thursday August 15, 2013 2:40 PM GMT

With the new season of “Glee” fast approaching, creator Ryan Murphy says they’ve figured out how to deal with the absence of the late Cory Monteith's character Finn.

In a new blog post, Murphy notes that the decision on what to do was extremely difficult, and in the end everyone just wants to honor Monteith’s memory and ensure that the show will go on.


Final Trailer Released for Cory Monteith's "McCanick": Watch Here!

Posted Wednesday August 14, 2013 6:40 PM GMT

Shortly after it was announced that Cory Monteith's film "McCanick" would play at the Toronto International Film Festival, the trailer for the late actor's last film hit the web.

Starring as a drug addict who is sent to prison on murder charges only to be hunted by detectives after he is released, the 31-year-old star reportedly used his own life experience to play the character.