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They were both adjusting to celebrity life in Los Angeles, being followed by paparazzi and obsessed over by some 10 million viewers, who'd fallen in love with their show overnight.Together, they became a spokescouple for the increasingly powerful brand."I know that Cory would want nothing more than for me to take this situation and use it to help people. I don't know how."So far, Michele's response has been to just give herself time; the 27-year-old actress pushed back the release of her as-of-yet untitled solo record into 2014. "And you have to be very strong to come out of this alive, but I think by doing the best for myself, by showing that you don't have to lose yourself, maybe someone else will feel some sort of strength or comfort."When we first met William Mc Kinley High's football captain, no one would have suspected the clean-cut actor playing him had a drug problem.Monteith was raised in Victoria, British Columbia, mostly by his mother, an interior decorator.He worked as a roofer, drove a school bus, was a Walmart greeter, and eventually started taking acting classes.Then, a video he made of himself drumming on Tupperware with pencils in his kitchen got him cast on had been developed with Michele in mind.Monteith liked to talk about how intimidated he felt by her accomplishments and how nervous he was to meet her, a thought that still makes Michele smile.
"It was such a short period of time between when people found out to, you know, July, but there are so many personal aspects of this whole journey that people are not invited to know. "Considering her well-documented focus and ambition—and those extraordinary pipes—Michele might strike you as someone who was a musical-theater-fanatic kid, the kind who breaks into songs at the dinner table. Born Lea Sarfati, the actress was definitely a natural performer, but, always doing voices and accents, she seemed more like a comedian than a vocalist. When I'm with them, I'm Lea Sarfati." Michele's parents met in their Bronx neighborhood when they were barely teenagers. Their courtship was "not quite accepted," Michele says, but they've been together "for, like, a hundred years." "It's a blessing to come from such great, strong, solid parents who are still together," Michele says.His parents split when he was seven, and Monteith didn't see much of his dad, who was in the military.By 13, the actor was using drugs and alcohol; by 16, he was "out of control," he told in 2011, into "anything and everything," and "as much as possible" of it.He was laid-back and gentle, she was focused and scrappy (she also happened to be a foot shorter than him). On , when Monteith's affable all-American Finn Hudson fell for Michele's tightly wound Rachel Berry, he suddenly seemed brighter, and she warmer and more human. Though Monteith and Michele were of course not their characters, there was enough obvious overlap that when their offscreen romance began showing up in the tabloids, the Somehow, the seeming improbability of the Monteith/Michele union only added to the sense of communal grief when the actor died in July at age 31, alone in a Vancouver hotel room, of an apparent drug overdose."A lighthouse doesn't save the ships; it doesn't go out and rescue them, it's just this pillar that helps to guide people home," says Michele three months later.
The superpetite 5'3" actress is dressed in track pants and a black T-shirt, her bare feet tucked under her on a patio chair outside by the pool at her modest, airy West Hollywood home. Lately, I've been using it as a guiding metaphor." Exactly what the metaphor stands for isn't immediately clear: Is she the lighthouse? But it seems to be her way of describing what she's searching for, and perhaps what she tried to be for Monteith, before it was too late.
They wrapped their arms around each other and stole some kisses. Also at the Audi-sponsored affair, which benefited Chrysalis' work to help the homeless and low-income individuals find employment, were Ryan Murphy, Ashley Tisdale, Kim Raver, Sarah Drew, Johnny Knoxville, Colin Egglesfield, Soleil Moon Frye, Eric Dane, Rebecca Gayheart and Whitney Cummings, among many others.