It’s breaking my heart to write about this, as it seems to be some sort of haze-filled nightmare. And I’m not the only one.
As the world reacts in whatever way feels natural, Hollywood has taken to Twitter in droves to react, mourn, and even question whether or not this is actually happening. If anything, the list below is a small reminder that Corey touched the lives of many and should be remembered by them all.
Monteith’s reps released the following statement to Celebuzz:
“We are so saddened to confirm that the reports on the death of Cory Monteith are accurate. We are in shock and mourning this tragic loss.”
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So young. So talented. What a tragic loss. My heart and prayers go out to Cory Monteith’s loved ones.
My thought love & prayers are going out to the friends & family of Cory Monteith my he rest in peace!
— Kelly Osbourne (@KellyOsbourne) July 14, 2013
— Brad Goreski (@mrbradgoreski) July 14, 2013
Rest in peace Cory. My heart goes out to his family and loved ones. Our prayers are with you. — Katy Perry (@katyperry) July 14, 2013
Speechless. And for the worst reason. — Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) 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
So heartbreaking to hear about Cory Monteith…my deepest condolences to his friends and family. — Ellen Page (@EllenPage) 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
Devastated about the news of Cory Monteith – such an incredible guy – my thoughts are with his family and friends. — Lance Bass (@LanceBass) 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
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
What is happening?! :(( — Jordin Sparks (@JordinSparks) July 14, 2013
So sad to hear of Cory Monteith’s passing. What an incredibly talented young man.. My heart goes out to Lea & his family. — Pia Toscano (@PiaToscano) July 14, 2013
So very sad to hear about the death of Cory Monteith. Sending prayers to his family and friends. May his memory be eternal. — Jenni pulos (@Jennipulos) July 14, 2013
I can’t fully process this news. Tragic, tragic loss of a young, promising, talented man. Cory Monteith, rest in peace — Kat Dennings (@OfficialKat) 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
RIP Cory Monteith. Gone way too soon. — Josh Gad (@joshgad) July 14, 2013
Tomorrow, suck less than today. Thanks. — olivia wilde (@oliviawilde) July 14, 2013
I’m going to bed now. Too much today. Too much. May tomorrow be better for us all. — yvette nicole brown (@yvettenbrown) July 14, 2013
Please tell me it’s not true — Kaley Cuoco (@KaleyCuoco) July 14, 2013
Terrible, terrible news. — Andy Mientus (@andymientus) July 14, 2013
I hope that was a twitter hoax. Please let it be a twitter hoax. I’ll never retract a tweet more happily. — Tracie Thoms (@traciethoms) July 14, 2013
I’m stunned. Sitting in my parked car unable to move. Too many things. Too many… — Tracie Thoms (@traciethoms) July 14, 2013
SO sad tonight…no justice for Trayvon Martin and now the sad news of Cory Monteith . Heartbreaking — Kyle Richards (@KyleRichards18) July 14, 2013
So sad to hear about Cory Monteith. Too many young people leaving this earth too soon. My heart goes out to his family n friends. R.I.P. — Jayson Blair (@Jayson_Blair) July 14, 2013
I am truly saddened to hear about Cory Monteith. What a talented and sweet guy. My prayers go out to his family and loved ones. — Rumer Willis (@TheRue) July 14, 2013
We are shocked & saddened by the loss of our friend. Our hearts go out to his loved ones and his many, many fans. #RipCoryMonteith
— Teen Choice Girl (@TeenChoiceGirl) July 14, 2013