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.

Opening about the challenges of filming this heart wrenching episode, star Darren Criss tells E! News, "We're shooting it right now. It's tough to shoot," adding, "It's something that needs to happen for the fans. I don't know; it's going to be tough. But it will be very poignant and hopefully very moving, and just that: a tribute. Hopefully it will be a good tribute to Cory."

Also chiming in on the difficulties of filming, Naya Rivera explained, it is the hardest thing to do. It's been the worst week ever."

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