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It's good to be bad in the 'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' teaser trailer

Walt Disney Pictures has just released the first teaser trailer for their upcoming “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil,” starring Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning. Check it out in the player below!

“Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” is a fantasy adventure that picks up several years after the first “Maleficent,” in which audiences learned of the events that hardened the heart of Disney’s most notorious villain and drove her to curse a baby Princess Aurora. The film continues to explore the complex relationship between the horned fairy and the soon to be Queen as they form new alliances and face new adversaries in their struggle to protect the moors and the magical creatures that reside within.

“Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” also stars Michelle Pfeiffer, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Ed Skrein, Robert Lindsay, Harris Dickinson, Sam Riley, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple, and Lesley Manville.

The new film is directed by Joachim Rønning from a story by Linda Woolverton and a screenplay by Linda Woolverton and Micah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster. It is produced by Joe Roth, Angelina Jolie and Duncan Henderson with Matt Smith, Jeff Kirschenbaum and Michael Vieira serving as executive producers.

Look for “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” on the big screen October 18.


Silas Lesnick is the Senior Editor of Moviebill. He has been covering entertainment news out of Los Angeles for more than a decade. You can reach him via e-mail or on Twitter.