Cory Monteith

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Cory Allan Michael Monteith
  • Birth Place: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/11/1982, Taurus
  • Date of Death: 07/13/2013
  • Profession: Actor
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Cory Monteith Fast Facts:
  • Started playing drums at age 7, a talent he later used in the role of Gunnar, a drummer, on the MTV series Kaya.
  • Dropped out of school in ninth grade, eventually earning his high school diploma in 2011 from an alternative school in Victoria, British Columbia.
  • Worked as a Wal-Mart greeter before finding success as an actor.
  • Had a recurring role on Kyle XY in 2006.
  • Auditioned for Glee with a video of him playing the drums on a set of Tupperware.
  • Cory Monteith Relationships:
  • Ann McGregor - Mother
  • Joe Monteith - Father
  • Lea Michele - Significant Other
  • Shaun Monteith - Brother
  • Cory Monteith Awards:
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee

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