Cory Monteith is quickly becoming one of Hollywood’s most sought-after young actors since catapulting to stardom this past year.
Monteith recently completed work on the film “Monte Carlo” opposite Leighton Meester, Selena Gomez and Katie Cassidy.
His additional television credits include a lead role on the series “Kaya” and a recurring guest-star role on “Kyle XY.” He has also had numerous guest appearances on television shows, including “Smallville,” “Supernatural,” “Stargate,” “Flash Gordon” and “Interns.” Additionally, he starred in the 2007 television movie “Hybrid.”
Monteith’s film credits include “Final Destination 3,” “The Invisible,” “Deck the Halls” and “Whisper.”
Born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Monteith moved to Vancouver Island at a very young age. Throughout his life, he has held jobs as a Wal-Mart greeter, a school bus driver, a roofer and a cab driver before pursuing a career in acting.
He currently lives in Los Angeles.