Maleficent fans get ready! Angelina Jolie has confirmed that she will be taking on the role of one of Disney's most famous villains for the second time.
Jolie has been taking a break from the front of the camera lately and has ventured behind it to directing roles. Her most recent directed film First They Killed My Father will be released mid-September. She recently told Deadline that it was time for her to return to acting.
"I am now the breadwinner for the family so it's time," Jolie stated.
Maleficent debuted in 2014 and grossed $758 million worldwide. The confirmation of the sequel was announced in 2015 and everyone was waiting to see if the Sleeping Beauty vileness would return to her role and we can now confirm she is after the interview.
"We have been working on the script and this is going to be a really strong sequel," Jolie said.
No other details have been released but we cannot wait to know more!