But probably no one will feel the loss as much as the young actor’s 26-year-old girlfriend of two years and “Glee” co-star, Lea Michele.
After being best buds on the “Glee” set since the show’s premiere in 2009, the pair finally started dating two years later and never looked back.
The couple were never shy with PDA, gushed about each other in interviews, took extravagant beach vacations and ruled the red carpet the same way they rocked the hallways of William McKinley High School on their hit show: together.
Cory has admitted he was 'very nervous
After tons of rumours that their relationship was official, the pair finally stepped out publicly as a couple.
In what would become the couple's last official event together, Lea and Cory attended the Chrysalis Butterfly Ball on June 8.
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