Cory Monteith dies at thirty one. The Canadian actor and singer known for his role as (Finn Hudson) on the hit television Glee had been found in a Canadian hotel non responsive. His body had been discovered at Vancouver’s Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel on Saturday afternoon, July 13, 2013. What had happened he did not check out after a week stay.
A representative for the star states,
”We are so saddened to confirm that the reports on the death of Cory Monteith are accurate. We are in shock and mourning this tragic loss.”
It has been determined by police that there is no foul play, an autopsy has been set to take place on Monday, July 15, 2013. Doug LePard, acting chief of Vancouver Police, says,
”Mr Monteith checked into the hotel (on) July 6 and was due to check out of the room (on Saturday). There were others with Mr Monteith in his room earlier… but video and fob key entries show him returning to his room by himself in the early morning hours and we believe he was alone when he died.”
The star was born in Alberta, Canada and had also appeared in movies such as Final Destination 3, Whisper, and Deck the Halls. He had been in a relationship with actress Lea Michelle. Monteith had checked into rehap March 2013, and the following month (April) and took to his Twitter.com page to thank fans for their well wishes, writing in a post,
”Sending out big love to everyone. Thank you for the continued support! It means the world to me!”
Glee’s executive producers, nth Century Fox and Fox Broadcasting Company, have paid tribute to their star, stating, “We are deeply saddened by this tragic news. Cory was an exceptional talent and an even more exceptional person.
“He was a true joy to work with and we will all miss him tremendously. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones.”
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