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It's hard to believe it's been a year since the untimely passing of Canadian "Glee" star Cory Monteith. The TV actor and
Amber Riley and Mark Salling will take on "I'll Stand By You." Naya Rivera will cover "If I Die Young." Series co-creator
Cory Monteith's last film, "McCanick", will join this year's Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) lineup, organizers
It probably wasn't easy being Lea Michele at the Teen Choice Awards, but the "Glee" star wowed the audience with her elegance
"I wanted to dedicate this award to Cory." A smiling, yet tearful Lea Michele made her first public appearance since the
Enter the editor of The Calgary Herald, Licia Corbella. Ms. Corbella made the decision to write her article "Vancouver's easy drug access may have helped kill Monteith". For those who did not read this article, it is one part diatribe against the safe injection program InSite, one part memory recalling an overheard conversation in Calgary, and one part speculation on what might have happened if Mr. Monteith had been in some other city. While writing is a creative art form used to inform and encourage discussion, one cannot believe that Ms. Corbella would have expected the type of backlash her own simple decision brought upon her head. Social media fervor tumbled out to greet her article with charges that she was insane, ignorant, a typical redneck from Alberta, idiotic... she should be fired immediately for her badly written, poorly researched, horrible opinion. In essence, her risk failed to gain the positive support writers generally hope they will receive.
Many of us do not include handsome 'Glee' actors in our conception of the addicted individual. Indeed, for some, Mr. Monteith's sunny disposition, talent, and fairytale rise to fame stands in harsh contrast to the seemingly haggard faces and unenviable lives of those that populate street-level drug scenes like that in Vancouver's poverty-stricken Downtown Eastside.
We were shocked and saddened to hear that Glee star Cory Monteith, a Canadian actor best known for playing Finn Hudson on
In Vancouver, Canucks nation mourned the loss of a one of the franchise’s biggest fans. Cory Monteith, star of Fox's hit