The height of Cory Monteith is 6 feet and 3 inches. The actor was born on May 11, 1982 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Before going into acting he worked at Wal-Mart, where he was a people greeter. Early in his career he had bit parts on shows such as Smallville, Supernatural, and Kyle XY. His big break came in 2009, when he was cast as Finn Hudson on the TV show Glee. The show helped him win a SAG Award and a Teen Choice Award. Cory is dating his Glee co-star Lea Michele, who plays Rachel Berry, his on-screen love interest. Cory has been very open about his past struggles with drug addiction, and he has been sober since 2001.