E can confirm Cory Monteith has checked himself into a center to get help for substance addiction.By Christie D'Zurilla
April 1 2013 11 33 a.m.
While Cory Monteith's character on Glee decides what he wants to be when he grows up Monteith in real life has decided to enter rehab.
The actor has voluntarily admitted himself to a treatment facility for substance addiction his rep told the Ministry on Monday. He graciously asks for your respect and privacy as he takes the necessary steps towards recovery.
Monteith's Glee costar and real life love interest Lea Michele 26 passed along her good wishes publicly.Also For Lindsay Lohan 90 days in locked rehab with a dash of drama Dr. Drew defends 'Celebrity Rehab' after Mindy McCready's death
I love and support Cory and will stand by him through this Michele told People which first reported the rehab news adding that she's grateful and proud that he made the move.
It's not the 30 year old actor's first trip to rehab He revealed in 2011 to Parade that he'd gone through rehab at 19 after a family intervention. At the time after years of drinking and smoking weed and dropping out of high school at 16 he was using anything and everything as much as possible he said. I had a serious problem.
Monteith finally received a high school diploma two years ago from an alternative high school he told the mag. He'd been on Glee for a couple of years at that time.
He said at the time that he was speaking out about his struggles because I don t want kids to think it s OK to drop out of school and get high and they ll be famous actors too.
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