is bringing their classic characters to new light. And next in line is one of their famous villains.
Maleficent is the evil queen in the Sleeping Beauty story. Production on the film has just started and Disney has just released our first look at Academy Award winning actressas Maleficent herself. The film will tell the story of how Maleficent came to be the cold-hearted queen in the story.
The film is directed by two-time Oscar®-winning production designer Robert Stromberg (Avatar, Alice in Wonderland). It stars Angelina Jolie, Sharlto Copley,, Sam Riley, Miranda Richardson, , Juno Temple and Lesley Manville. Maleficent is set to be released on March 14, 2014. Check out the cool photo of Jolie as Maleficent above courtesy of Collider.
For more on the film, go check out Collider.