Broadway's Lion King Star Dies of Cancer

Shannon Tavarez, the 11-year-old who played Young Nala in Broadway's "Lion King" has died, it was reported Monday. The little girl with the big voice fought a six-month battle against leukemia, but lost after getting a cord-blood transplant in August that doctors hoped would save her life, according to BroadwayWorld.com. "It's a great feeling, performing for people and being Young Nala, because she's tough and I feel like that's who I am through this whole experience," Shannon told ABC last...Full Story
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