Elvis Actress and Singer Shonka Dukureh Dies One Month After Big Screen Debut

In a sad round of news, singer and actor Shonka Dukureh passes away at her Nashville apartment on Thursday, July 21. The actress was popular for her role as Big Mama Thornton in Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis, which released in June. She died one month after her big on-screen debut. SHONKA DUKUREH PASSES AWAY AT 44 … Read more