Cory Monteith Was Planning Birthday Surprise for Lea Michele Prior to Overdose

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The 31-year-old Glee actor, who died suddenly of a tragic overdose, was reportedly planning a special birthday surprise for his girlfriend and costar Lea Michele More sad details surrounding Cory Monteith and Lea Michele's relationship are coming to light after his sudden death.

The 31-year-old Glee actor was planning a special surprise for girlfriend Lea's upcoming birthday on August 29, UsWeekly reports.

"She didn't know what," a source tells the mag. "But she thought it could be a party and possibly a trip somewhere."

It's clear that the twosome was going strong and totally in love before Cory's tragic overdose on July 13 from a combination of heroin and alcohol.

In an interview before Cory's death, Lea called him "the best person I know." She even told one friend that "Cory is the One", according to UsWeekly.

The costar couple reportedly had planned to move in together to Lea's LA pad.

Stay strong, Lea.
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