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Dukureh, From 'Elvis' Film, Found Dead in Nashville Home

Nashville, Tenn. (AP) -- Shonka Dukureh, who played Big Mama Thornton in this year's movie about Elvis Presley, was found dead Thursday in a bedroom at her home in Nashville, police said. She was 44.

Nashville police said there were no signs of foul play. Autopsy results are pending from the medical examiner.