Jane Lynch Gets Emotional Remembering Cory Monteith [Video]
Glee fans around the world are still shocked by the sudden death of Cory Monteith, 31. His Glee co-star,Jane Lynch, recently appeared on The Tonight show with Jay Leno. when asked to speak about the young actor, Lynch couldn’t help but get emotional.
“He was a really bright light in our family, and we’ve lost a really great guy,” the actress, 53, said of her Glee costar.
She added, “I don’t think he left one day unlived.”
When Leno asked Lynch how she would want people to remember Monteith, she replied,
“He once flew across the country on his own nickel to meet with a sick kid whose last wish was to meet him,” she said. “That’s the kind of guy he was. He was just a real giver.”
Authorities found that Monteith died from a combination of heroin and alcohol.