The little actress was created in 1999 in Bellerose, Queens. She was chosen to experience the role in the lion cub Nala in “The Lion King” by Walt Disney Theatrical in 2008. However, she was made to quit the show after having a form of leukemia was discovered we were young in their own body. Unfortunately, doctors were not able locate a match for any bone marrow transplant because of her multiracial backgrounds. Shannon\'s mother is African-American and her father is Hispanic, in the Dominican Republic.