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'Glee' Star Cory Monteith Dead at 31

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Film and television star Cory Monteith, who rose to fame as the hunky but soulful football player turned singer Finn Hudson on the hit TV series "Glee," was found dead yesterday in a Vancouver hotel room according to CNN.

He was 31.

According to the report, staff members at the Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel discovered Monteith's body after the actor failed to show up for his scheduled checkout time. While the cause of death is still unknown at this time, Vancouver police did announce that they have ruled out foul play. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: CNN

GALLERY: 'Glee' Stars in Movies

With the new season of "Glee" premiering tonight on Fox, we thought it was high time we remind you that the show is well on its way to making a handful of bona fide movie stars, and we've created a whole gallery to prove it.

Now, we know we once asked you who you think might become the biggest movie star of all the awesome "Glee" cast members — Cory Monteith won! — but some of them have already been making a splash on the big screen. And, no, we're not talking about "Glee: The 3-D Concert Movie."

Sure, Jane Lynch is a comedic icon and Jayma Mays makes an adorable sidekick, but how fabulous Darren Criss and animated Lea Michele look in "Imogene" and "Dorothy of Oz," respectively? And how pumped are you to see Chris Colfer in "Struck By Lightning," the movie he wrote himself? Well, too bad. These pics will have to do for now.

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'Glee' Star Cory Monteith Booked For 'McCanick'

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Will Cory Monteith sing for a pair of narcotics detectives? We'll have to wait and see.

The "Glee" star is going to get to play the bad guy as he's been booked for the old-school cop thriller, "McCanick," according to Variety.

"McCanick" stars David Morse as Eugene 'Mack' McCanick, a narc who gets caught up in a web of paranoia and violence after a young criminal (Monteith) is released from prison. Over the course of a day, McCanick and his partner (Brandon Routh) track down the ex-con, who holds the key to something dark and nasty from McCanick's past. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Variety

Poll Results: Cory Monteith Is King of the Gleeks

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Your votes have been counted and your voice has been heard: Cory Monteith is officially King of the Gleeks.

With more than 10,000 "Glee" fans present and accounted for, the final results of our epic "Glee" poll are here and Monteith, who plays quarterback-turned-singer Finn, was the runaway favorite among the up-and-coming cast members to become the biggest future movie star, earning a whopping 53-percent of the vote.

But which of them is the best arm wrestler? Get More »

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GALLERY: 'Glee' Premiere Brings the Joy

Not to state the obvious... but nothing makes us happier than a little "Glee." Or, to be more specific, the adorable and talented kidlets of the musical TV series, the nationwide tour it spawned and the '3D Concert Movie' of same coming out this weekend.

And those adorable kids and their friends have never looked better than they did Saturday night, at the Los Angeles premiere of their big screen ensemble debut. Check out the gallery to see the "Glee" cast at their red carpet best.

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POLL: Who'll Be the Biggest 'Glee' Star (And the Best Arm-Wrestler)?


As you probably know all too well, fans of "Glee" were shocked to their very core recently when show co-creator Ryan Murphy announced that stars Lea Michele, Chris Colfer and Cory Monteith would soon face the bane of all high school dramas: Graduation. Luckily, he later backtracked, but it got us thinking: What's going to happen to our favorite "Glee" stars after their time on TV is done?

To celebrate the upcoming release of "Glee: The 3D Concert Movie" on Aug. 12, then, we've decided to ask you guys which "Glee" cast member you think going to have the biggest film career once the music stops. Will it be Michele? Colfer? Dianna Agron? Or some other surprise pick? Get More »

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