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 # 1976

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."


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.


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."


"Glee" Gathers at Paramount Pictures Studios to Remember Cory Monteith

Posted Thursday July 25, 2013 9:09 PM GMT

Putting a priority on the grieving process, the stars of "Glee" gathered to memorialize their coworker and friend Cory Monteith on Thursday (July 25).

In a statement, series creator Ryan Murphy and Lea Michele "gathered the cast, crew and producers of ‘Glee,’ along with colleagues from the network and studio, to share memories and music in an emotional celebration of the life of Cory Monteith."


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.