To be honest, I don't think many of us really understood how addiction worked, nor did we fully realize the extent of his former addiction." When the mommy-of-one heard the devastating news of Cory's passing while in London with her then-BF Big Sean, she couldn't help but wonder if there was something she could have done to help the troubled actor: "I doubt I'm alone in feeling a lot of regret about his death.
Since he died, a lot of us have spent time wondering and talking about what would have happened if someone had stepped in or confronted him about what was going on.
Miz Rivera writes: "One of the Glee writers once said that Lea and I were like two sides of the same battery and that about sums us up.
We are both strong willed and competitive — not just with each other but with everyone — and that's not a good mixture.
As for Lea's late boyfriend and fellow co-star Cory Monteith — who tragically died back in 2013 from a combined drug overdose — Naya recounts being taken aback after witnessing him break his sobriety at a cast party: "He noticed that we noticed.
As the show progressed, though, that friendship started to break down, especially as Santana moved from a background character to one with bigger plot lines and more screen time.
I think Rachel — erm, I mean Lea — didn't like sharing the spotlight.""On top of that, she had a hard time separating work from our outside friendship, whereas it was a lot easier for me.
Lea was a lot more sensitive, though, and it seemed like she blamed me for anything and everything that went wrong.""If I'd complained about anyone or anything, she'd assumed I was bitching about her.
Soon, she started to ignore me, and eventually it got to the point where she didn't say a word to me for all of Season 6.
Naya Rivera, known to viewers as the acid-tongued mean girl Santana from Glee, is also known to tabloid readers as an acid-tongued mean girl who allegedly keyed Mark Salling’s Lexus.