Leukemia

Shannon Tavarez played "Young Nala" in "The Lion King" until leukemia hit three months ago. She was released from the hospital Tuesday night, and hopes her fight will inspire people to donate bone marrow for fellow patients.  CBS

11-Year-Old Broadway Star Bravely Battles Leukemia

NEW YORK (CBS) ― A young Broadway star is in a big battle with cancer, and she’s hoping her story will inspire more people to join the fight. Shannon Tavarez played “Young Nala” in “The […]

07/28/2010

Shannon Tavarez

B’way To Hold Drive For Sick ‘Lion King’ Kid Star

Actress Shannon Tavarez finding support in her fight against leukemia.

CBS 2–07/22/2010

Shannon Tavarez

B'way To Hold Drive For Sick 'Lion King' Kid Star

Actress Shannon Tavarez finding support in her fight against leukemia.

CBS 2–07/22/2010

Shannon Tavarez

11-Year-Old Broadway Star Bravely Battles Leukemia

Shannon Tavarez is fighting leukemia and hopes to inspire people to donate bone marrow for fellow patients.

CBS 2–07/15/2010

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