Cory Allan Michael Monteith ( / mɒnˈtiːθ /; May 11, 1982 – July 13, 2013) was a Canadian actor and musician best known for his role as Finn Hudson on the Fox television series Glee. As an actor based in British Columbia, Monteith had minor roles on television series before being cast on Glee. During his success on the show, he also acted ...
Cory Monteith, Actor: Glee. Cory Monteith was born on May 11, 1982 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada as Cory Allan Michael Monteith. He was an actor, known for playing the singing jock Finn on the American TV show Glee (2009) and films such as Monte Carlo (2011), and Final Destination 3 (2006). He died on July 13, 2013 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Apr 02, 2014 · Actor Cory Monteith grew up in Victoria after his parents' divorce. He struggled with drug and alcohol problems in his teens. At the age of 19, Monteith went into rehab for the first time.
Jul 14, 2021 · 07/14/2021 05:24pm EDT. Lea Michele let an image speak volumes when she marked the eighth anniversary of Cory Monteith ’s death this week. The “Glee” actor shared a black-and-white photo of her co-star and former boyfriend to her Instagram Stories on Wednesday. She didn’t write a caption, but she added a small heart emoji to the image.
Aug 12, 2021 · Ultimately, Monteith's death was listed as "accidental." Later that month, his friends, family, and colleagues gathered to hold a private memorial in Hollywood (via E Online). A statement from the Fox television network said the service was a place "to share memories and music in an emotional celebration of the life of Cory Monteith."
Feb 08, 2017 · Ironically, Cory Monteith lobbied hard to play the just-released-from-prison drug addict Simon Weeks in McCanick. He had lived it and wanted to bring that experience to his portrayal. At first, director Josh Waller thought it was a very bad idea, but then changed his mind and cast the troubled young actor.
Jul 14, 2013 · Cory Allan Michael Monteith, a Canadian actor best known for playing Finn Hudson on the hit Fox TV show "Glee," was found dead Saturday in a Vancouver hotel room, The Hollywood Reporter reported. He was 31. Advertisement. Monteith's body was discovered at the Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel shortly after noon.