Watch the Cory Monteith Emmys' Tribute

Cory Monteith's in memoriam tribute was controversial this year. People were angered that Monteith was getting a full segment, while other other more celebrated and well-known actors like Jack Klugman or Larry Hagman were not getting recognized. The Emmys' executive producer defended the choice to honor Monteith. 

Jane Lynch, Monteith's Glee co-star, was the one to deliver the tribute. Whatever your opinion of the controversy, the tribute was very poignant and very filled with message. 

Watch Lynch's tribute to the late Monteith below. 


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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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