Stars from the TV and music world have paid tribute to Glee star Cory Monteith, who was found dead on Saturday afternoon.
Rihanna said: “Cory Monteith, may your spirit be at peace, and may you fly with the angels… Heartbreaking, my prayers are with all of his loved ones!”
Zooey Deschanel: “This is such sad news about Cory Monteith. What an absolutely tragic loss of a very talented young man.”
Damian McGinty (Rory from Glee Season 4): “The guy I shot my first acting scene with. The nicest guy I’ve met. Can’t believe it.”
Josh Sussman (Jacob from Glee): “I am so saddened to hear about Cory. He was such a great guy/Super-kind &warm. A tragic loss. My heart goes out to all his friends & family.”
Monteith, who was best known for playing Finn Hudson in the popular musical comedy series Glee, was found dead at Vancouver’s Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel on Saturday.
A post-mortem examination will take place on Monday.