‘Glee’ Stars, Ryan Murphy Remember Cory Monteith One Year After Death

Lea Michele, Darren Criss, Amber Riley, Matthew Morrison, Kevin McHale and Dianna Agron are among those who gave Monteith a shoutout on Twitter

Last Updated: July 16, 2014 @ 4:08 PM

“Glee” stars of past and present joined creator Ryan Murphy in paying tribute to Cory Monteith on Sunday, the one-year anniversary of his death.

“We hold you in our hearts today, and every day we remember your smile,” Lea Michele, who was dating the actor at the time of his death, tweeted.

See photos: Cory Monteith: A Life and Career In Pictures

Monteith, 31, who played who played jock-turned-gleek Finn Hudson on the Fox comedy, was found dead in a Vancouver hotel room on July 13, 2013. The cause of death was determined to be due to mixed drug toxicity involving heroin and alcohol.

See what his “Glee” friends had to say while remembering the somber day that took them all by surprise a year ago.

See video: 20 of Cory Monteith’s Greatest ‘Glee’ Performances