TV Stars in Rehab: Cory Monteith and 7 Others — Does It Ruin The Show?
Does a TV star going to rehab mean death for his or her show? Getting by without your leading man or leading lady is certainly tough, and it requires some pretty creative thinking. Now that Glee’s Cory Monteith (Finn) has checked into rehab for substance abuse, is the fate of his TV show similarly in jeopardy?
Cory isn’t the first TV star to leave his show for rehab, and most of the series have gotten along just fine. Here’s a look back at some of TV’s most famous rehab trips.