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Reel Women: Aging Beauty

by Britt Hayes June 22, 2012 @ 10:50 AM
Walt Disney Pictures
Hollywood has been putting a twist on old fairy tales as of late with films like 'Mirror Mirror,' 'Snow White and the Huntsman,' and the upcoming 'Maleficent.' In these films, older actresses battle younger ones to retain their power -- is art imitating life?

'Maleficent' Might Add Sharlto Copley

by Damon Houx May 3, 2012 @ 5:29 PM
Columbia Pictures
It seems like just the other day we were talking about Sharlto Copley, and now it seems he's found a new role. Well, it turns out we were. Not only has the actor recently signed on for 'Oldboy' and 'Open Grave,' he's now in talks to play the lead opposite Angelina Jolie in 'Maleficent,' the retelling of the sleeping beauty story from the side of the evil fairy.

'Maleficent' Release Date Set, Angelina Jolie Starring as 'Sleeping Beauty' Villain

by Don Kaye April 9, 2012 @ 5:05 PM
Elisabetta Villa, Getty Images
After raking in a hefty $1 billion worldwide with 'Alice in Wonderland' back in 2010, Disney is returning to the live-action fairy tale genre with 'Maleficent,' starring Angelina Jolie. And the company has set a release date that indicates it believes in lightning striking twice.

Elle Fanning Will Star as Sleeping Beauty to Angelina Jolie's Maleficent

by Mike Sampson March 9, 2012 @ 8:51 AM
Sebastian Kim, Teen Vogue
Elle Fanning was once just the little sister to Dakota Fanning, the precocious little girl from 'Cat in the Hat', 'War of the Worlds' and 'Man on Fire'. But after strong performances in 'Super 8' and 'We Bought a Zoo' last year may have pushed Elle to the top of the Fanning Power Rankings. And now Elle just scored a lead role in one of Disney's biggest upcoming films.