Cory Monteith’s life was cut tragically short on Saturday, July 13. The “Glee” star, who celebrated his 31st birthday on May 11, was found dead in a Vancouver hotel room, police announced in a press conference.
Monteith’s rep confirmed the news, saying: “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.”
Monteith had recently completed treatment for substance addiction. On March 31 of this year, he announced via his rep that he had voluntarily checked himself into rehab, buoyed by the support of his girlfriend, Lea Michele, and others.