Young `Lion King' actress with leukemia dies

Eleven-year-old Shannon Tavarez, who starred in the Broadway musical "The Lion King" and suffers with Leukemia, relaxes in her room in the Bellrose section of Queens, New York, Friday, July 16, 2010. She had just returned from a bone marrow aspirate, a 3-part procedure which follows each round of chemotherapy. (AP Photo/Rick Maiman)

November 2, 2010 8:22:57 AM PDT
An 11-year-old girl who played young Nala in "The Lion King" on Broadway has died after a battle with leukemia.

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