creator Ryan Murphy has opened up about the memorial episode dedicated to Cory Monteith – and the gut-wrenching grief the cast felt during filming.
He also reveals the show’s leading lady, Lea Michele, who was dating Cory at the time of his death on July 13 from a drug and alcohol overdose, chose the song she sings in the tribute episode.“She does have a song,” Ryan tells Australia's TV WEEK.
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Glee creator Ryan Murphy recently admitted he had the show's ending planned long before one of its biggest stars, Cory Monteith, tragically passed away.
The two dealt with rumors in the earlier days of back in 2010, Morrison said, "We were literally on set and I got a call from my publicist [about Lea], and [Lea] got a call a minute later and we looked at each other like, ' What the f--k?
' It's so laughable." PHOTOS: Cory and Lea's romance Michele was similarly dismissive of the reports—at the time, at least.
The caption reads: "Not one day goes by...❤️ happy birthday"., Ann Mc Gregor paid tribute to her "amazing son", saying:"In the last few days I'm beginning to accept it. Until three days ago I couldn't look at a picture of Cory, so there's been progress."Cory's death from a drug overdose a year ago saw an outpouring of sadness from fans around the world, and from family, friends and his girlfriend, Lea Michele.
Asked about the advice she would give to other parents struggling with to help their children with drug addictions, Ann said: "I don't think we have power to change the choices they are making."I think with the kind of connection Cory and I had, if we couldn't prevent that situation, I don't have the answer [except] live every moment, grab every second."And in the heartbreaking interview, Ann revealed she had had a feeling that Cory would die tragically young, saying, "He had a lot of emotional things he was trying to figure out - a lot of it was he really wanted a relationship with his father."I think when a child gets invalidated they keep reaching even harder, they want to find out why," she added."I remember after Cory's first OD, the drive we took, and all I did was stare into his eyes and hug him and look at him because I wanted to know him because I knew I was not going to have him my entire life - I knew way back then."Here's hoping with time life will get easier for Ann, Lea and the many others who loved Cory. The show's creator Ryan Murphy simply wrote: "Miss you", alongside a photo.
1 year without you and your presence is still felt.
PHOTOS: Glee stars' high school yearbook photos The revelation comes late in the book, during a section about her getting the role of Rachel Berry on Fox's hit show about high school glee clubbers.
(The Ryan Murphy-created musical dramedy is now in its fifth season.) PHOTOS: Glee stars' love lives "When we shot the pilot, I met Cory Monteith, Kevin Mc Hale, Amber Riley, and Chris Colfer for the first time," Michele writes.
And I know for a fact that they [Lea and Naya] admired each other’s work, ‘cause I directed them both in scenes,” Ryan told E! When asked if he would take on Lea and Naya‘s feud for his new FX series, he replied, “I don’t think I would take on Lea and Naya.
I think for a feud to work on this show, it has to have decades of pain behind it.