After the shocking news that Glee actor Cory Monteith passed away in his hotel room on Saturday, July 13, friends and other celebrities are reacting/expressing their condolences and heartfelt messages on Twitter, including Taylor Swift, Nina Dobrev and fellow New Directions member Harry Shum, Jr.
going through a million memories and emotions today. ill love you always Brother Cory.
— Mark Salling (@MarkSalling) July 14, 2013
Speechless. And for the worst reason.
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) July 14, 2013
My heart is broken.
— Kevin Zegers (@KevinZegers) July 14, 2013
I've never lost a friend this close. This feels like a mistake.
— Kevin Zegers (@KevinZegers) July 14, 2013
— demetria lovato (@ddlovato) July 14, 2013
Its truly a sad day-an amazingly talented young man is gone.So sorry to the family,friends&fans of Cory Monteith.Such a good man.Truly.
— ian somerhalder (@iansomerhalder) July 14, 2013
This hurts. I love you Cory. Rest in peace. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. pic.twitter.com/SceFQd7gzT
— Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) July 14, 2013
Rest in peace Cory Monteith. You will be missed.
— Steven McQueen (@McQueeninchains) July 14, 2013
With ever ounce of my body praying about Cory and his family and his friends. God bless all involved. Heart broken.
— Lucy Hale (@lucyhale) July 14, 2013
RIP cory ! Didn't know him personally! Met him on a couple of occasions! Super nice guy! Thoughts and prayers with his family and friends! X
— Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) July 14, 2013
This is such sad news about @CoryMonteith – what an absolutely tragic loss of a very talented young man.
— zooey deschanel (@ZooeyDeschanel) July 14, 2013
I'm not quite to sure what to say I'm very glad I got to spend a day filming one scene with Cory.
— dean (@geyerdean) July 14, 2013
#RIPCoryMonteith shocking and heartbreaking. Prayers, condolences and love.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) July 14, 2013
As you all are hearing the unbelievable sad news. My thoughts to Cory's family and loved ones.
— Avan Tudor Jogia (@ATJogia) July 14, 2013
RIP Cory Monteith. ): So young. Praying for those closest to him.
— debby (@TheDebbyRyan) July 14, 2013
At this time, please send nothing but love and light. This tragic news still doesn't seem real to me. I love you Cory.
— Harry Shum Jr (@iharryshum) July 14, 2013
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!
— Rihanna (@rihanna) July 14, 2013
I can't express how sad & horrible it is to hear about Cory Monteith.One of the best, kindest, guys I've ever met.Pray for him, & his family
— Nash Overstreet (@NASHOVERSTREET) July 14, 2013
R.I.P. Cory Monteith..my heart goes out to his family, friends, and fans. <3 He will be missed.
— Ariel Winter (@arielwinter1) July 14, 2013
Sad news. …Shocking and terribly sad. #Cory
— Matt Lanter (@MattLanter) July 14, 2013
I HAVE NO WORDS! MY HEART IS BROKEN CORY WAS NOT ONLY A HELL OF A FRIEND HE WAS ONE AMAZING MEN THAT I WILL HOLD CLOSE TO MY HEART FOREVER
— Dot-Marie Jones (@dotmariejones) July 14, 2013
Oh my goodness. So sad to hear about Cory Monteith #RIP my prayers are with his friends and family
— Tiffany Thornton (@therealTiffany) July 14, 2013
I just heard about Cory Monteith.. Rest in peace, everyone close to him and affected by this loss you're in my prayers.
— Chloë Grace Moretz (@ChloeGMoretz) July 14, 2013
Love, prayers and condolences to @msleamichele and the Monteith family.
— bella thorne (@bellathorne) July 14, 2013
I'm gutted. Shocked and saddened to hear the news, my heart goes out to Cory's family and friends. Lets respect their space as they grieve.
— Nina Dobrev (@ninadobrev) July 14, 2013
OMG!! My Cory…
— iqbal theba (@iqbaltheba) July 14, 2013
Just heard about the death of Cory Monteith. So sad. Prayers 4 his family. Praying 4 Lea too! Words cant describe what they must be feeling
— Kim Kardashian (@KimKardashian) July 14, 2013
RIP Cory Monteith… My sincere condolences to his many loved ones.
— Shenae Beech (@shenaegrimes) July 14, 2013
One of the kindest people I've ever met! My heart breaks for Cory's family and loved ones… You will be missed and forever loved Cory!
— Julianne Hough (@juliannehough) July 14, 2013
— Kylie Jenner (@KylieJenner) July 14, 2013
God I am so incredibly saddened by the death of Cory Monteith, completely shocked. My prayers goes out to all those who loved him.
— Teresa Palmer (@tez_palmer) July 14, 2013
Rip Cory Monteith. Sad to see another young person go because of addiction. Blessings go out to his family and friends.
— Ryan Guzman (@ryanAguzman) July 14, 2013
Absolutely heartbreaking. I'm in shock #RipCoryMonteith All of my thoughts and prayers are with his friends, family and loved ones.
— Jessica Lowndes (@jessicalowndes) July 14, 2013
Really sad about Cory Monteith's passing. Saying prayers for friends and family, what a difficult time…
— Hilary Duff (@HilaryDuff) July 14, 2013