PHOTO SPECIAL: A Tribute to Cory Monteith; The "Glee" Years

Cory Monteith, who played heartthrob Finn Hudson on "Glee," died July 13 at the age of 31. An actor with numerous screen credits, he rose to fame for his performance in the Fox hit musical series. Playbill.com remembers Monteith with this collection of photos from the show.

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Cory Allan-Michael Monteith was born May 11, 1982, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Among his other numerous screen credits were "Sisters & Brothers," "Monte Carlo," "The Assistants," "Mistresses," "The Boy Next Door," "Fear Itself," "Kaya," "Flash Gordon," "Whisper," "The Invisible," "Hybrid," "Whistler," "Final Destination 3" and "Young Blades." He won a Teen Choice Award for his work on "Glee" in 2011.