We're looking for contributors

Cory Monteith Movies: GLEE Actor Dead at 31

Cory MonteithCory Monteith dead at 31: Glee actor found dead in Vancouver hotel room

Cory Monteith, best known as the character Finn Hudson in the television series Glee, was found dead at a Vancouver hotel earlier today, July 13. The Canadian-born Monteith (Calgary, on May 11, 1982) was 31.

As reported on CNN, police say the cause of death is unclear, but the possibility of foul play seems to have been discarded. Cory Monteith had an unspecified drug-addiction problem, and entered rehab last April. In one interview, Monteith said he had begun using drugs at age 13.

Cory Monteith movies

According to the IMDb, Cory Monteith's movie career included only 11 features, two of which currently in post-production. His first film credits date from 2006: small roles in John Whitesell's comedy Deck the Halls, starring Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick, and Kristin Davis; Richard Valentine's horror thriller Bloody Mary; and James Wong's horror mystery Final Destination 3, featuring Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Ryan Merriman.

Following three more supporting roles in 2007, Monteith stayed focused on TV work for nearly four years. In 2011 he returned with three movies: Brad Patterson's video-on-demand comedy Wannabe Macks, in which Monteith plays a reality-show contestant with a kissing problem; Thomas Bezucha's box office disappointment Monte Carlo, a romantic comedy starring Selena Gomez, Katie Cassidy, and Leighton Meester; and Carl Bessai's comedy Sisters & Brothers, which was screened at the Toronto Film Festival.

Cory Monteith's upcoming movies are Josh C. Waller's crime thriller McCanick, featuring Mike Vogel, Rachel Nichols, and CiarĂ¡n Hinds; and Gia Milani's comedy-drama All the Wrong Reasons, featuring Kevin Zegers and Emily Hampshire. In the former film, Monteith plays a criminal recently released from prison; in the latter, Monteith is the manager of a department store who, following some marital trouble, becomes involved with another employee (Hampshire).

Cory Monteith TV work

As per the IMDb, Cory Monteith was featured as Finn Hudson in 89 Glee episodes, from 2009 to 2013. Besides Monteith, the Glee ensemble cast included Chris Colfer, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison, Lea Michele (with whom Monteith was reportedly involved), Dianna Agron, Jayma Mays, Darren Criss, Kevin McHale, and Naya Rivera.

Also as Finn Hudson, Monteith had a guest role in The Cleveland Show. His other TV credits include the series Kaya, Kyle XY, Killer Instinct, Smallville, Supernatural, and Stargate: Atlantis. Additionally, he was featured in a handful of TV movies, among them Killer Bash (2005) and Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep (2006).

If you found Cory Monteith Movies: GLEE Actor Dead at 31 an informative post, please recommend it to your friends. See share buttons above and on the left.
And consider following Alt Film Guide on Facebook and/or joining the FB group All About Movies.
Cory Monteith Movies: GLEE Actor Dead at 31 © 2004-2015 Alt Film Guide and/or author(s). Text NOT to be reproduced without prior written consent.

Continue Reading: PACIFIC RIM Box Office: Trailing Adam Sandler GROWN UPS 2?

Previous Post: PACIFIC RIM Box Office: To Reach $50 Million Domestic?

You can leave your comment about Cory Monteith Movies: GLEE Actor Dead at 31 in the space below. Important: Different views and opinions are perfectly fine, but courtesy and respect are imperative. Abusive, bigoted, baseless (spreading misinformation), and/or inflammatory comments will be deleted, and such commenters may be banned.

You can use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Jane Wyatt: STAR TREK, FATHER KNOWS BEST Actress Dead at 96
THE NAKED CITY (1948) Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter Malvin Wald Dies
BATMAN TV Series vs. BATMAN Movies: Lorenzo Semple Jr. Remembers
Jeff Margolis: Pre-Oscar Show Executive Producer
Cory Monteith Photo: Kids Choice Awards
DOGS DECODED on DVD: Human-Canine Relationship Through the Ages
Charlie Sheen's $100m Lawsuit Against Warner Bros., Chuck Lorre
Long-Lost Ian McKellen Footage Found: 'The Tomb of His Ancestors'
Mary Tyler Moore Biography Pt.3: Humanitarian Work, Broadway Barks
Chris Colfer: GLEE Actor on the Golden Globes Red Carpet
James Farentino Dead at 73: DYNASTY, Sandra Dee/Patty Duke Leading Man
Peter Breck
Oscar 2012: TV Ratings Up
The Monkees/Davy Jones Dies
TV Actor Stephen Dunham Dead at 48
Andy Kaufman Alive? Death Hoax?
People's Choice Awards: The People Get It Wrong
Golden Globes 2015 Winners
Watch Golden Globes 2015 Online