Dianna Agron Remembers Cory Monteith As 'One Of The Most Generous And Kind People' She Knew

Cory monteith dead dianna agron 1

Jul. 17 2013, Published 8:57 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

's co-star, , is speaking out about his tragic death.

The 27-year-old issued a statement to E!Online remembering the actor as "one of the most generous and kind people" she had ever known.

Source: Fox

"I have never lost a friend. In this difficult time, I am leaning on all of the wonderful memories we shared with Cory, how many ways he was able to make us smile," Dianna said. "Glee was a gift to all of us. It gave us a family in this industry. We really cut our teeth and grew up on this show.

Article continues below advertisement

OK! News: Cory Monteith Found Dead in Canada

"In playing underdogs, we learned that we had dug into the hearts of our viewers and that we could stay there," she continued. "Cory is so deserving of that place in everyone's hearts.

Source: Splash
Dianna Agron

"He was one of the most generous and kind people that I have ever met. He had a smart, curious mind, he was an enormous talent.

OK! News: Hate Group Threatens To Picket Cory Monteith’s Funeral

"He was loving to not only me, but my family. My heart goes out to his family, to Lea Michele, to everyone that is struggling with the loss of our friend."

As previously reported,  Cory was found dead in his Vancouver hotel room Saturday.

Source: Splash

An autopsy revealed Monteith died from a heroin overdose—he was cremated Tuesday.

What do you think about Dianna's statement? Sound off in comments below and tweet us @OKMagazine


Want OK! each day? Sign up here!

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 OK!™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. OK! is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.