Glee actor Cory Monteith died of an overdose

Glee actor Cory Monteith died of an overdose involving heroin and alcohol, British Columbia coroners confirmed. The 31-year-old actor was found dead in his hotel room on Saturday in Vancouver.

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Glee plans tribute for Monteith

Glee's executive producer is planning a tribute episode to honour star Cory Monteith. The actor, who played Finn Hudson in the hit show, died as a result of an overdose of heroin and alcohol.