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 # 1044

Cory Monteith’s Dad Talks Lack of Closure

Posted Thursday July 25, 2013 5:13 PM GMT

Things for the Monteith family have been tremendously difficult since the sudden death of Cory Monteith, and his father recently revealed the struggle he’s dealing with as of late.

Joe Monteith opened up to press regarding his difficulty in sorting through his grief, especially given the way he’s been treated by the rest of the family.


Lea Michele Discovered Cory Monteith Death During Girls’ Night In

Posted Tuesday July 23, 2013 10:00 AM GMT

She was in the midst of enjoying the company of her gal pals, but Lea Michele's girls’ night in took a tragic turn when she received the call that her boyfriend Cory Monteith had passed away.

According to a report, the “Glee” actress “was at home and in a great mood, enjoying a girls’ night in” when all of a sudden another friend called her with the horrible news.


"Glee's" Jenna Ushkowitz and Charice Remember Cory Monteith

Posted Monday July 22, 2013 5:52 PM GMT

It's been just over a week since Cory Monteith died, but the kinds words and tributes from his friends and co-stars are still continuing to pour in.

On Monday (July 22), the late 31-year-old's castmates Jenna Ushkowitz and Charice spoke out on the tragic passing of their friend and fellow actor.


"Glee" Creator Ryan Murphy Speaks Out on Future of the Show

Posted Saturday July 20, 2013 5:15 PM GMT

Though the topic is tough to talk about, "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy is finally opening about the death of Cory Monteith and the future of his Fox show.

In an interview with E! News, the 47-year-old explains that the decision to continue with the series was solely up to Monteith's girlfriend, and main cast member, Lea Michele.


Fans Hold Memorial Vigil for Cory Monteith in Vancouver

Posted Saturday July 20, 2013 4:15 PM GMT

Honoring a young star taken much too soon, fans held a memorial vigil for Cory Monteith outside the Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel in Vancouver, Canada on Friday (July 19).

Just one week earlier, the "Glee" star was found dead inside the hotel after mixing heroin and alcohol.


"Glee" Delays Season 5 Premiere In Light of Cory Monteith's Death

Posted Saturday July 20, 2013 8:00 AM GMT

Due to the sudden and unexpected death of their castmate Cory Monteith, Fox has decided to delay the production and premiere date for season five of "Glee."

In a statement from the network that was released on Friday (July 19), show execs explain, "In light of the tragic passing of beloved GLEE cast member Cory Monteith, the series’ executive producers, 20th Century Fox Television and Fox Broadcasting Company have jointly decided to delay the start of production of GLEE until early August.”


Demi Lovato Relates to Cory Monteith’s Addiction

Posted Friday July 19, 2013 12:50 PM GMT

She’s been to hell and back in her short 20 years on the earth, and Demi Lovato says she can empathize with the late Cory Monteith.

The “Skyscraper” songstress noted that the deceased “Glee” star was a victim to his addiction and had no control over his own overdose.


Lea Michele Notified Via Phone of Cory Monteith’s Death

Posted Friday July 19, 2013 11:28 AM GMT

She was in Los Angeles on Saturday evening (July 13), and Lea Michele received a phone call that left her absolutely devastated- her boyfriend Cory Monteith had died.

According to a source, the “Glee” actress has understandably taken the news of Monteith’s demise really hard, and for now there’s nothing anyone can do for her.