31 March 2013 7:45 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Actor Cory Monteith, who stars as Finn Hudson on the Fox series Glee, has checked into rehab, People has learned exclusively. The actor "has voluntarily admitted himself to a treatment facility for substance addiction," his rep tells People. "He graciously asks for your respect and privacy as he takes the necessary steps towards recovery." Monteith, 30, has been open about his past struggles with substance abuse. He admitted in a 2011 interview that he had previously entered rehab when he was 19. At the time, the actor said he hoped being honest about his struggle with substance addiction would help others. "I don't »

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