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Cory Monteith (1982–2013)

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. See full bio »

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Glee Finn Hudson / Kurt Hummel
Monte Carlo
Final Destination 3
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 2009-2013 Glee (TV Series)
Finn Hudson / Kurt Hummel
- All or Nothing (2013) ... Finn Hudson (credit only)
- Wonder-ful (2013) ... Finn Hudson (credit only)
- Lights Out (2013) ... Finn Hudson (credit only)
- Sweet Dreams (2013) ... Finn Hudson
- Shooting Star (2013) ... Finn Hudson (credit only)
 2011 Sisters & Brothers
 2011 Monte Carlo
 2011 Wannabe Macks
 2009 The Assistants (TV Series)
Shane Baker
- Rehab (2009) ... Shane Baker
- The Star (2009) ... Shane Baker
 2009 Mistresses (TV Movie)
 2008 The Boy Next Door (TV Movie)
 2008 Fear Itself (TV Series)
- New Year's Day (2008) ... James
 2007 Flash Gordon (TV Series)
Ian Finley
- Life Source (2007) ... Ian Finley
 2007/I Whisper
Teenage Boy
 2007 The Invisible
 2007/V Gone (Short)
Davis Calder
 2007 White Noise 2: The Light
Scooter Guy
 2007 Hybrid (TV Movie)
Aaron Scates
 2006 Deck the Halls
Madison's Date
 2006 Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep (TV Movie)
 2006 Stargate SG-1 (TV Series)
Young Mitchell
- 200 (2006) ... Young Mitchell
 2006 Whistler (TV Series)
Lip Ring
- The Burden of Truth (2006) ... Lip Ring
 2006 Final Destination 3
 2006/I Bloody Mary
 2005 Killer Instinct (TV Series)
Windsurfer Bob
- Forget Me Not (2005) ... Windsurfer Bob
 2005 Smallville (TV Series)
Frat Cowboy
- Thirst (2005) ... Frat Cowboy
 2005 Supernatural (TV Series)
- Wendigo (2005) ... Gary
 2005 Young Blades (TV Mini-Series)
- To Heir Is Human (2005) ... Marcel
 2005 Killer Bash (TV Movie)
Douglas Waylan Hart
 2004 Stargate: Atlantis (TV Series)
Genii Private
- The Storm (2004) ... Genii Private
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Canadian National commercial for "The Source by Circuit City"

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4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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The Cast of Glee


6' 3½" (1.92 m)

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It's really annoying when you're trying to get to know someone and she doesn't pay attention to you because she's obsessed with her phone. See more »


On July 16, 2013, the British Columbia coroner's office released a report that concluded that Monteith died from "mixed drug toxicity, involving heroin and alcohol." The report also said "there is no evidence to suggest Mr. Monteith's death was anything other than a most tragic accident.". See more »

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