Glee star Lea Michele covers the August issue of Marie Claire Mexico.
During this interview, which was conducted before boyfriend Cory Monteith‘s death, the actress dishes on the wonders of working with someone you’re dating. She even reveals that Monteith made her “life so incredible.”
On working with Monteith:
“It’s more interesting having a relationship with someone you work with because we get more attention because we play boyfriend and girlfriend on the show and we are also in real life.”
On Cory Monteith as a person:
“But he is the best person I know, he has made my life so incredible, and I am so thankful for him and not only to have him as a partner but also as a co-worker.”
On having alone time with your significant other:
“It is important to have someone that supports and encourage you, someone that makes you feel that you are unstoppable, that you can do anything in the world because you have him.”
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.