LOS ANGELES: Disney has released a new trailer for Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.
The sequel to the 2014 spin on Sleeping Beauty has Angelina Jolie reprising her role as the misunderstood sorceress and this time putting her at the center of a new battle to protect the magical creatures from humans.
Now having taken Aurora under her wing, Maleficent has become protective. When Aurora finds a suitor she’d like to marry, a battle between Maleficent and the girl’s soon-to-be-mother-in-law (played by Michelle Pfeiffer) ensues.
On top of all that, this trailer reveals that the film also aims to dig deeper into Maleficent’s origin story.
The film opens October 18th and also stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sam Riley, Harris Dickinson, Ed Skrein, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple, and Lesley Manville.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. will hit the theatres on 18th October.