Chris Colfer On Cory Monteith’s Death: It’s ‘Unnerving’ For Fans To Tell Us How To Mourn

Many fans may have taken to Twitter and Facebook to mourn the death of Glee star Cory Monteith, but his co-star Chris Colfer prefers to pay tribute to the actor privately.

“It’s difficult because it’s hard to mourn someone, but it’s another thing to mourn someone with the world,” he said in an interview with HuffPo Live. “I think a line needs to be drawn, because it’s really unnerving to get messages from people, from 12-year-olds in Nebraska telling you how to mourn and telling you how to pay your respects.”

“I think it’s really important for people to know that life goes on and be there for each other,” he continued. “I don’t know if there’s anything else you can do.”

And life has continued.

Aside from the cast returning to returning to work to film the fifth season of Glee, Monteith’s girlfriend and co-star, Lea Michele, has broken her silence since the actor’s tragic passing. She recently tweeted: