Character posters of Maleficent: Mistress of Evil have been unveiled.
The Walt Disney Studios shared character posters of the star cast of the film on social media.
“Meet some of the new and returning faces in Disney’s #Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.See the film in theaters October 18,”the Mouse House wrote on Twitter.
Angelina Jolie as the titular evil protagonist along with Michelle Pfeiffer’s Queen Ingrith, Elle Fanning’s Aurora and Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Connal, all feature in the character posters.
Oscar winner Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning will reprise their roles as the dark fairy Maleficent and Princess Aurora respectively, two characters from the studio’s animated classic Sleeping Beauty, whose story was brought to life in 2014’s Maleficent.
Mistress of Evil is a fantasy adventure film that will pick up several years after Maleficent cursed the baby Princess Aurora. The new film will explore their complex relationship as they form new alliances and face new adversaries.
Joachim Rønning’s directorial has been written by Linda Woolverton,Micah Fitzerman-Blue, Noah Harpster and is slated to release on 18 October 2019.
Meet some of the new and returning faces in Disney’s #Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.
See the film in theaters October 18. pic.twitter.com/XAkUnzMiOG
— Walt Disney Studios (@DisneyStudios) September 3, 2019