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Lea Michele leads Monteith tribute

Published 14/07/2014 | 12:33

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Lea Michele has paid tribute to Cory Monteith one year after his death

Lea Michele has paid tribute to Cory Monteith on the anniversary of his death.

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The Glee actor died on July 13, 2013 from a fatal drugs overdose aged just 31.

Lea, who was dating Cory at the time of his death, marked the date on Twitter, writing: "We hold you in our hearts today, and every day we remember your smile. We will love you and miss you always."

The 27-year-old actress shared a picture of Cory standing on a beach in the sunset.

Lea and Cory played sweethearts Rachel Berry and Finn Hudson in hit musical TV show Glee, and dated for around two years.

Other Glee stars also joined Lea in paying tribute to the late actor.

Amber Riley, who plays Mercedes Jones, tweeted: "I remember your smile and your warm hugs! 1 year without you and your presence is still felt. Miss and love u everyday big bro Our Angel."

Matthew Morrison wrote: "I personally believe Cory was reborn into some other beautiful form a year ago today. I celebrate him and his life... Wherever that may be."

And Glee creator R yan Murphy tweeted: "Miss you. Cory Monteith 1982-2013."

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