Family and friends have been paying tribute to after the Glee star was tragically found dead in his hotel room on Saturday.
Singer Taylor Swift, who briefly dated Monteith, led the tributes, tweeting:
Speechless. And for the worst reason.— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) July 14, 2013
Rihanna also shared her sorrow at the news:
Cory Monteith, may your spirit be at peace, and may you fly with the angels... Heartbreaking, my prayers are with all of his loved ones!— Rihanna (@rihanna) July 14, 2013
Monteith's Glee co-stars were also quick to share their condolences with Neil Patrick Harris tweeting:
How sad to read about Cory Monteith passing away. What a shame. He was a lovely, kind, talented guy and will be missed.— Neil Patrick Harris (@ActuallyNPH) July 14, 2013
Dot-Marie Jones, who plays head football coach Shannon Beiste on the show, was also hit hard by the tragic news:
I AM BLESSED TO HAVE WORKED WITH HIM AND LOVE HIM SO MUCH! MY HEART IS WITH HID FAMILY AND OUR WHOLE GLEE FAMILY! I LOVE YOU ALL!— Dot-Marie Jones (@dotmariejones) July 14, 2013
Finally former co-star Josh Sussman had this to say:
I am so saddened to hear about Cory. He was such a great guy/Super-kind &warm. A tragic loss. My heart goes out to all his friends & family.— Josh Sussman (@JoshSussman) July 14, 2013
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