Last Updated: 25th September, 2020
In the year 2014, Disney came up with a dark attack the fairy tale of Sleeping Beauty. Gorgeously starring Angelina Jolie as maleficent, it flipped the coin because it showed the fairy tale from the angle of the witch who had been termed evil for long. And now, after four years of the first part, Disney is equipped to treat United States with a second half “Maleficent 2”, with Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning reprises their roles of maleficent and Princess Aurora, respectively.
Disney took to the social media to reveal the first appearance of each the actor, today. Elle too, took to her account to reveal a similar. Here it is.
Walt Disney Studios to mark the beginning of filming confirmed that Michelle Pfeiffer will indeed be a connection for the sequel as Queen Ingrith, with Clique’s Harris Emily Dickinson because the other new addition, playing Prince Phillip.
This wealth of maleficent 2 news finished off with an official plot precis, that read: “A fantasy adventure that picks up several years after maleficent, in which audiences learned of the events that hardened the heart of Disney’s most notorious villain and drove her to curse a baby princess Aurora.”
“The Maleficent 2 continues to explore the complicated relationship between the horned fairy and the soon to be Queen, as they form new alliances and face new adversaries in their struggle to protect the moors and the magical creatures that reside within.”
— Walt Disney Studios (@DisneyStudios) May 29, 2018
Returning for the sequel are Sam Riley as the raven Diaval and Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple and Lesley Manville as the Fairy Godmothers, additionally as newcomers Ed Skrein (Game of Thrones), Robert Lindsay (Jericho) and Oscar nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor.
We are extremely intrigued to dig into the second chapter, once the sudden yet stunning ending of the first half. The first half had received mixed reviews from the critics, because of the twisted ending that bore an excessive amount of similitude to Disney’s Frozen. It busts stereotypes, however, not in an unexpected method, in keeping with the critics.
Well, let’s see what a lot of twists the story of Sleeping Beauty holds for the United States, in the second installment. Disney has lately been giving twists to its older fairy tales and even remake them in live action. A number of the extremely successful ones are Cinderella (2015) and beauty & The Beast (2017).
Maleficent 2, which is able to be directed by Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge’s Joachim Rønning, does not nevertheless have a United States or United Kingdom release date.