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Monteith admitted during a joint interview with Michele in 2013 that he was "intimidated" the first time he met her. "I was intimidated because you are very talented," he told her. “I heard about this Lea Michele Sarfati, so I went on YouTube and looked at all these videos of you performing on stage, and when I met you, I was nervous. She just kind of had a different energy than everyone else there."

Cory Monteith and Lea Michele's Sweet Romance

Cory Monteith had been dating his "Glee" co-star Lea Michele for a year and a half before he tragically passed away in his Vancouver hotel room on July 13 at the age of 31. Take a look back at the couple's relationship.