She was left utterly heartbroken by her beloved boyfriend's tragic death this summer.
And now Lea Michele has opened up about her grief, saying that she 'lost two people' when Cory Monteith died.
The 27-year-old admitted that she hasn't just been mourning the actor, but also his Glee alter-ego Finn who was adored by fans.
[ Lea Michele is all smiles as she poses with the Glee cast ahead of Cory tribute ]
[ Dianna Agron was 'snubbed' from Cory tribute episode ]
Speaking candidly to TV Week Australia, she said: ''I feel like, for me personally, I’ve lost two people: Cory and Finn.''
Lea went on to say that getting back to work wasn't any harder than carrying on with other aspects of her life.
She said: ''Everyone is asking: ‘Is it hard to do this? Is it hard to be back at work?’, but the truth is it’s no harder at work than it is in life so we might as well all be together as a family supporting each other to get through this together.''
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