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 # 340

"Glee" Will Continue without Cory Monteith

Posted Wednesday July 17, 2013 6:21 PM GMT

Though they may have lost a major cast member, the writers of "Glee" decided that the show must go on.

In an emergency meeting held Wednesday (July 17), sources say producers decided that because the cast is an ensemble with a revolving cast of characters, the loss of Cory Monteith will not ruin the show.


Dianna Agron Releases Touching Statement Following Cory Monteith's Death

Posted Wednesday July 17, 2013 4:58 PM GMT

Just days after news broke that Cory Monteith had passed, his "Glee" co-star Dianna Agron released a statement expressing her condolences and explaining how she is coping during this "difficult time."


Cory Monteith’s Cremation Upsets Dad

Posted Wednesday July 17, 2013 2:22 PM GMT

There’s no doubt that the Monteith family is devastated following the death of 31-year-old Cory Monteith, and it seems his father never got to say goodbye.

The late “Glee” actor’s body was cremated on Tuesday (July 16) following a memorial service, but dad Joe Monteith (he’s divorced from Cory’s mom Ann) wasn’t invited and didn’t get to see Cory’s body before it was turned to ashes.


Cory Monteith’s “All The Wrong Reasons” Film Stills: Check It Out!

Posted Wednesday July 17, 2013 1:23 PM GMT

Giving fans of the late Cory Monteith a first look at one of his side projects, “All The Wrong Reasons” has just released some new stills from the unreleased movie.

The “Glee” guy starred as a store manager named James Ascher in the dramedy, and his boring attire and name tag are a far cry from his usual duds.


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."