Today, we got great news for Disney fans. According to Walt Disney Studios and Elle Fanning, who played Aurora in Maleficent, Maleficent II has officially started production! In case you need a refresher, Maleficent followed the story of the iconic Disney Villain and how she came to be. It was delightful, and we can’t wait to see more.
Fanning and Angelina Jolie will be joined by Michelle Pfeiffer, who will play Queen Ingrith, as well as Chiwetel Ejiofor and Ed Skrein. The movie will be directed by Joachim Rønning. Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple, and Lesley Manville will be back as the pixies Knotgrass, Thistlewit, and Flittle, respectively.
Brace yourselves and take a look at today’s reveal, which the Walt Disney Studios Instagram handle shared:
After hearing this amazing news, we’re wide awake!
Fanning’s Aurora and Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent were an iconic pair in Maleficent, and we’re positive they’re going to impress us the second time around. How thrilled are you about Maleficent II?