Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures unveiled the fantasy adventure film, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil teaser featuring Angelina Jolie.
The teaser gives us the first glimpse at the Maleficent‘s sequel, watch it after the jump:
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil Teaser
“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, Maleficent II continues to explore the complex relationship between the horned fairy (Angelina Jolie) and the soon to be Queen (Elle Fanning), as they form new alliances and face new adversaries in their struggle to protect the moors and the magical creatures that reside within.”
The sequel features Angelina Jolie returning to portray the title role. Elle Fanning, Sam Riley, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple and Lesley Manville also return to their previous roles, with Harris Dickinson replacing Brenton Thwaites from the first film, and Michelle Pfeiffer, Ed Skrein and Chiwetel Ejiofor joining the cast as new characters.
Directed by Joachim Rønning, and written by Linda Woolverton, Micah Fitzerman-Blue and Noah Harpster.
Produced by Joe Roth, Angelina Jolie and Duncan Henderson.
Principal photography on the film began on May 29, 2018, at Pinewood Studios in England. It wrapped on August 24, 2018.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is scheduled to be released on October 18, 2019.