Cory Monteith

Cory Monteith was a Canadian actor. He was best known for his role as Finn Hudson on the Fox TV series Glee. He also starred in several films, including Monte Carlo (2011), Sisters & Brothers (2011) and Glee: The 3D Concert Movie (2011). Monteith died in July 2013 of a drug overdose at the age of 31.
Cory Monteith
Full Name
Cory Allan Michael Monteith
Vancouver, Canada
Notable Projects
07/13/2013 (Age: 31)


How did Cory Monteith die?

Cory Monteith died on July 13, 2013 of an accidental overdose involving a toxic combination of heroin and alcohol. He was 31 years old.

How old was Cory Monteith when he started 'Glee?'

Cory Monteith was 27 years old when 'Glee' started airing in 2009.

When did Cory Monteith and Lea Michele date?

Cory Monteith began dating his Glee co-star Lea Michele in early 2012. The couple continued dating until Monteith's death in 2013.

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Lea Michele Pays Tribute to Late Cory Monteith 8 Years After Glee Costar's Death
Cory Monteith was 31 when he died of a heroin overdose on July 13, 2013
Cory Monteith's Mom Pays Tribute to Naya Rivera, Says Late Son 'Loved' His Glee Costar 'So Much'
"He cherished your friendship more than you will ever know," Cory Monteith's mom wrote
Naya Rivera's Body Was Found Shortly After Glee Costars 'Prayed for Her' at Lake's Edge: Police
The former Glee star was reported missing on Wednesday following an outing to Lake Piru with her young son
Lea Michele Pays Tribute to Late Glee Costars Naya Rivera and Cory Monteith
Naya Rivera's body was discovered on Monday, July 13, which marked the 7-year anniversary of Cory Monteith's death
Naya Rivera's Body Found on the 7th Anniversary of Glee Costar Cory Monteith's Death
Fans have begun circulating a clip of Naya Rivera's cover of "If I Die Young" by the The Band Perry, which she performed in Glee's tribute episode following Cory Monteith's death
Lea Michele Says She Gets Emotional Rewatching Glee Nearly 7 Years After Cory Monteith's Death
"We were really having the time of our lives," Lea Michele recalled of the early days with cast members on Glee

More Cory Monteith

Lea Michele Says 'The Light Always Remains' in Tribute to Ex Cory Monteith 6 Years After His Death
Glee costars Jenna Ushkowitz, Heather Morris and Amber Riley also paid tribute to Cory Monteith
Lea Michele Shows Off Her 'Finn' Tattoo Commemorating Cory Monteith
The tattoo is at least the second Lea Michele has gotten in honor of former boyfriend Cory Monteith, who died of a heroin overdose in July 2013, at age 31
Cory Monteith's Mom Says Lea Michele Broke the News of His Death: 'She Was Screaming'

"She was yelling, 'Is it true, is it true about Cory?'" Ann McGregor tells PEOPLE