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Lea Michele breaks silence after death of Cory Monteith

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Image posted by Lea Michele with the late Cory Monteith; Source: Twitter Image posted by Lea Michele with the late Cory Monteith; Source: Twitter
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Lea Michele, star of Glee, has broken her silence about the recent death of her on-screen and real-life boyfriend, Cory Monteith.

Monteith was found dead in Vancouver hotel room on July 13th. It was later revealed that a toxic mix of heroin and alcohol was the cause of death. Monteith had been public about his past struggles with addiction and had recently been through rehab.

Michele took to Twitter Monday to thank fans and friends for supporting her through her loss and as she goes through the grieving process.

Her post reads, "Thank you all for helping me through this time with your enormous love & support. Cory will forever be in my heart. "

She also posted a picture of the two in happier times.

Glee creator Ryan Murphy has said the the show will deal with the lost of Monteith's character Finn in the third episode of the upcoming season, and then will go on extended hiatus. It's unclear how the character's death or the episode will unfold.

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