Michelle Pfeiffer Added to Cast of 'Maleficent' Sequel

Pfeiffer will star in part two of the Disney film alongside fellow newcomer Ed Skrein, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Angelina Jolie will reprise her role as the titular character, and Elle Fanning will come back to play Aurora, better known as Sleeping Beauty. The 2014 film, which follows the origins of the ‘Sleeping Beauty’ villain, grossed $758 million at the worldwide box office. Plot details for the sequel are being kept under wraps.