Cory Michael Allan Monteith was a Canadian actor, singer, musician, and best known for his part as Finn Hudson played in Glee. However, Cory played minor roles before he got the part in the Glee.
Lea Michele Safarati is an American actress, author, and singer. She began her career when she was eight by playing a role in a Broadway. Lea Michele rose to fame when she played the role of Rachel Berry in Glee. She even received an Emmys nomination.
Lea and Cory became close friends while they were a part of Glee. Lea says that the journey of Glee what not be the same without Cory. These two were heads over heels in love with each other. However, their journey was not always easy.
His parents split up when he was seven, and he and his older brother were raised by their mother in Victoria. Cory was a bright child earlier but unfortunately lost his way in his early teens. Cory became a troubled adolescent as he could not cope up with his parent’s divorce and became involved in substance abuse in his teenage.
At the age of nineteen, his family sent him to a drug rehabilitation center. These troubled days did not part with him very soon. At the age of 31, Cory was found dead in his hotel room due to combined intoxication. Lea says his last words to her were, “If you say so.”
“In this terrifying world, all we have are the connections that we make” – Bojack Horseman.
Lea and Cory shared a very special bond. She was devastated to find out her love was no more. However, she fought the circumstances bravely.”Lea has been inconsolable and feels like she’s been hit by a truck,” says the friend. Lea stated that Cory would always remain in her heart.
The song “hey you” by Lea was made for Cory. Lea Michele married Zandy Reich and says that she is lucky to find a wonderful person like him. She continues to live happily with Cory in her heart forever.