facebook
twitter
search
search

Lea Michele: Amber Riley helped me through Corey Monteith's death

The "Glee" star thanked her "incredible family" and her "dear friends" for always being there for her when she needed them during last week's L'Oreal Paris Women of Worth 2013.
Posted By Veronica Linares Contact the Author   |   Dec. 10, 2013 at 8:25 AM
1 of 2

Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Lea Michele thanked her family and friends for "always being there for [her]" as she was being honored during the L'Oreal Paris Women of Worth 2013 Dec. 3 in New York City.

"I have my amazing family with me. My mom and my dad -- we're just going to do something -- the three of us -- and spend time [together]," Michele told Extra at the event.

"I have the most incredible family. I love my dear friends. They are always there for me and so wonderful. I'm so thankful for them."

The 27-year-old Glee star particularly thanked a former co-star of hers for helping her get through the tragic death of her boyfriend actor Cory Monteith.

"I've got to give a shout out to Miss Amber Riley," she added. "She's the best. I love her so much. I'm so proud of her [and] she's been there for me so much through everything. I'm so thankful this year for those friends and my family."

Michele has Kate Hudson after Cory Monteith's death">also thanked Glee guest star Kate Hudson for helping her deal with the press in the wake of Monteith's death.

Monteith died on July 13 at the age of 31 after consuming a deadly combination of heroin and alcohol.

[Extra]

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Top Stories
Why the fake braces trend may be dangerous for users
Jared Leto 'stopped eating' for his 'Dallas Buyer's Club' role
Kelly LeBrock arrested for DUI
Gisele Bundchen, Tom Brady drop $14M on Manhattan home
Brandi Brandt faces drug charges in Australia