Corey Alan Monteith (May 11, 1982 - 13 July 2013), he is a Canadian actor known for his role as Kevin Hudson on the Fox Network television series, Glee. His death was confirmed on July 13, 2013 after he was found dead in his room in Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel in Vancouver, Canada. It is worth mentioning that the cause of death was announced on July 16, 2013 due to a drug overdose.
Monteith started his career in Vancouver, British Columbia. He has been playing small roles in Final Destination 3, hiss, WWDC the Halls. He had a recurring role in Kyle XY. Also he showed as guest of honor in television series such as Smallville, Supernatural, Flash Gordon, Stargate Atlantis, and Stargate SG-1.
In 2005 he appeared in Killer Bash, the story speaks about the tormented student spirit who wants revenge on the murderer through his children to take over the body of a girl. In the following year he appeared in the role of short urban legend: Bloody Mary. In 2007, Monteith received a starring role in the series is called Kaya from MTV.
In 2009 he received the role of Finn Hudson on the Fox Network television series, Glee, the male main role of the Glee club, and the main player in American football for McKinley High School. The first time he sang in front of an audience was in the impersonal test, who sang "sincerity" to Billy Joel, Who is Lea Michele, his participating star in Glee, they appeared in Entertainment Weekly's 2009 "list in need of summer", which gave them the name " summer singer " for their role in Glee.
In April 2010, Monteith received a role in the romantic comedy Monte Carlo. In May 2010, actors of Glee went on a representatives directly tour. The show continued for two weeks, with stops in New York City, Chicago, Phoenix and Los Angeles.
His personal life:
Corey Alan Monteith was born in Calgary, Alberta, and grew up in the city of Vancouver, British Columba. He has a sole older brother. His parents divorced when he was seven years old, and lived with his mother in Calgary, Alberta. Before becoming an actor, he worked in British Columbia in the city Nanaimo, as welcomed man for people at Wal-Mart, in a car wash, a taxi driver, and the driver of the school bus and Sticky bishop.
Presently he was living in Los Angeles. He left school in the ninth grade and did not enter the university. And Monteith said in an interview: "It was not me. That I can remember since the time about the sixth grade or seventh, I just did not understand why I had to learn, there was a spirit of rebellion in me”
He died on July 13, 2013, as a result of a combination of alcohol and heroin. Canadian police found him dead in a hotel in Vancouver, Canada.