Actor was found dead at the weekend

Cory Monteith was very loved-up with girlfriend Lea
Michele
at the time of his death, it’s been claimed.

The couple, who met on hit TV show Glee, were getting serious and had reportedly even thought about marriage.

Lea and Cory were planning on moving in together after he got back from Vancouver,’ a source says.

[They] weren’t talking engagement or marriage yet but it was heading that way.

The first step was Cory was going to move in [to Lea’s LA home] completely. He was already there all the time.’

Despite rumours of a break-up the insider claims that Cory and Lea were still going strong.

They were 100 percent happy and together and in love at the time of his death,’ the insider tells Us Weekly.

They never broke up.’

Cory was found dead in his hotel room in Vancouver, Canada on Saturday, aged just 31.

Lea, 26 – who also played Cory’s onscreen girlfriend in Glee – is said to be ‘devastated beyond belief’ at her boyfriend’s death, according to Hollywood Life.

A spokesperson for the actress released a statement on Sunday requesting that she be given space.

We ask that everyone kindly respect Lea’s privacy during this devastating time,’ her rep tells People.

Tests to discover the cause of Cory’s death are currently taking place, with results expected in the next few days.

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