Glee stars tweet support for Cory Monteith

2013-04-02 21:22
Los Angeles - Ryan Murphy is "proud" of Cory Monteith for checking himself into rehab.

The 30-year-old actor - who plays Finn Hudson in the comedy musical - recently voluntarily admitted himself to a treatment facility for substance addiction and creator Ryan is impressed with Cory's brave decision.

He tweeted: "I am so proud of Cory Monteith and love and support him 100%."

Cory's co-stars also added their support with Kevin McHale writing "Love you, Cory. So proud of you," and Jenna Ushkowitz tweeting: "Sending lots of love and light to Cory. We love you."

Chris Colfer tweeted, "Anyone who helps themselves is a hero in my book."

'Don't pass judgement'

Meanwhile Dot Marie Jones called Cory "the sweetest man" and warned people not to judge others.

She wrote: "We are - and always will be - here for you. I love you always. Stay strong. You never know what someone is dealing with in their personal life. Don't pass judgement."

After Cory's admission to rehab was announced, his co-star and girlfriend Lea Michele issued a statement declaring her intention to stand by him.

She said: "I love and support Cory and will stand by him through this. I am grateful and proud he made this decision."

Lea later tweeted: "Thank you all so much for all your love, support, and encouragement. It means the world to us.."