Disney is moving forward with a sequel to last year\'s blockbuster Maleficent, hiring screenwriter Linda Woolverton to write the script for this follow-up. Deadline reports that Disney is keeping star Angelina Jolie "in the loop," and that the sequel is being written for the actress to reprise her title role. It isn\'t known if other cast members will be back, such as
The studio will have to make a whole new deal with
, although the actress doesn\'t have a great track record with sequels thus far. She has developed sequels for
is coming back to produce, but it isn\'t clear yet if director
production designer who made his directorial debut on Maleficent, will be back at the helm.
villain, with the story told from her perspective, as we see her transform from her forest kingdom\'s fierce protector to a revenge-seeking villain after she was betrayed and her heart turned to stone. Maleficent took in over $760 million worldwide from an $180 million production budget. Are you looking forward to a Maleficent sequel?
Yeah I thought they wrapped up this origin story already but they still need to set up the original movie
Dispite all the hate I had toward the move, i thought it was good (4 kids) just not good enough to take down The Edge of tomorrow
Okay not to be rude but how can Disney make a sequel to Malificant when the film is a live action reinvision of sleeping beauty I guess I have to wait and find out what their plans are for the sequel
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