Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Birth Name: Cory Allan Monteith
Cory was born in Calgary, Canada and moved to Vancouver Island when he was two years old. He worked in a variety of different jobs until one day a fare in his cab suggested he try acting. He attended a few classes and decided he loved it. He then moved to Vancouver to follow his dream of becoming an actor and landed roles in TV shows such as Kyle XY, Smallville and Supernatural before landing his role in Glee.