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 Cause of Death Revealed

Posted Wednesday July 17, 2013 8:00 AM GMT

Just a few days after Cory Monteith's sudden death in Vancouver, an autopsy revealed the cause of death to be from a mixture of toxicity including heroin and alcohol.

According to the British Columbia Coroners Service, the coroner's investigation is continuing and the "Glee" star's family has been informed of the results thus far.


Police Investigation into Cory Monteith's Death Closed

Posted Tuesday July 16, 2013 10:10 PM GMT

The police investigation into the tragic death of Cory Monteith was closed on Tuesday evening (July 16).

Citing the British Columbia Coroner Service's autopsy report, which concluded the "Glee" actor died from a mixed drug toxicity involving heroin and alcohol, the Vancouver Police Department deemed the cause of death an “accidental overdose."


Lea Michele Grieving with Cory Monteith's Family

Posted Tuesday July 16, 2013 8:20 PM GMT

As she begins the grieving process after the sudden loss of her longtime boyfriend and costar, Lea Michele is leaning on Cory Monteith's family.

In a new statement issued by her rep, she explains, "Lea is deeply grateful for all the love and support she’s received from family, friends, and fans. Since Cory’s passing, Lea has been grieving alongside his family and making appropriate arrangements with them.”


Cory Monteith's Autopsy Completed

Posted Monday July 15, 2013 8:13 PM GMT

Shortly after he was found dead in a Vancouver hotel room on Saturday, the initial autopsy of Cory Monteith was completed on Monday (July 15).

According to the British Columbia coroner's office, "It was done today, and that included taking samples for toxicology."


Naya Rivera Talks Cory Monteith’s Passing

Posted Monday July 15, 2013 4:38 PM GMT

She spent many seasons working alongside Cory Monteith on their hit show “Glee,” and Naya Rivera can’t believe that her friend and costar has died.

The 26-year-old actress released a statement today (July 15) to let fans, friends, and family know how much she misses the late star.


Cory Monteith’s Final Film “McCanick” Dealt With Drug Abuse

Posted Monday July 15, 2013 2:30 PM GMT

The entertainment world is still reeling from the tragic death of Cory Monteith, and it turns out he filmed a move last fall that centered on a character with drug addiction issues.

According to a report, the late “Glee” actor’s final project “McCannick” saw him take on the role of a man who struggled with substance abuse, and Monteith had a well-documented problem with drugs himself.


Selena Gomez Pays Tribute to Cory Monteith

Posted Monday July 15, 2013 9:49 AM GMT

Working her way through the grieving process, Selena Gomez took to her Twitter account to share some thoughts regarding the sudden death of Cory Monteith.

The “Ramona & Beezus” babe, who costarred with Monteith in “Monte Carlo,” posted a cuddly photo from the 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards.


Matthew Morrison Pays Tribute to Cory Monteith

Posted Monday July 15, 2013 9:25 AM GMT

They worked together on season after season of “Glee,” so when Cory Monteith passed away over the weekend, Matthew Morrison was understandably grieved.

During his gig at 54 Below in New York City, Morrison began by sharing his shock over his co-star’s sudden death.