The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Actress: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s four-year-old daughter Vivienne has been cast opposite her famous mom in a minor role as young Princess Aurora in Disney’s Maleficent.
Production on the film began Wednesday, June 13, with the future Mrs. Brad Pitt in the title role as the Sleeping Beauty villainess. Maleficent, executive produced by Jolie, is also set to feature Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley and Miranda Richardson. According to the studio, “the film reveals the events that hardened (Maleficent’s) heart and drove her to curse the baby, Aurora.”
Maleficent will hit theaters in 3D on March 14, 2014.