New addition to the cast of Maleficent 2 and it’s the actor Ed Skrein known for Deadpool and Game of Thrones. Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning are returning to starring in the fantasy film, with “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” helmer Joachim Ronning to direct. First-Born Child's Baby Mama Still Secret; Dating Rumors With Angelina Jolie. Well, let us uncover the journey of Ed Skrein's fatherhood, how he became a father and whether he is married or not! Released in 2014, Maleficent starred Angelina Jolie as the titular spell-casting Sleeping Beauty villainess. Jolie and Elle Fanning are both coming back, and Variety reports this week that Deadpool star Ed Skrein is also on board. Skrein will play the film’s villain, with character details under wraps. It was announced yesterday that Ed Skrein has been cast in the Maleficent sequel, playing the villain opposite Angelina Jolie. In a twist, Maleficent came to regret putting Sleeping Beauty to sleep, thus making Maleficent not so malevolent after all.
Deadpool and Game of Thrones actor Ed Skrein has signed on to play a villain in the upcoming Maleficent sequel from Disney. Angelina Jolie may have found a new romance in Ed Skrein, her co-star in the upcoming film Maleficent 2. 'Maleficent 2' Star Ed Skrein Talks 'High Caliber' Sequel With Michelle Pfeiffer & Angelina Jolie (Exclusive) By Paige Gawley 8:36 AM PDT, May 24, 2018 . Villainy is Ed Skrein’s thing – he’s been a villain in his last several projects. “Deadpool” actor Ed Skrein is in final negotiations to join Disney’s “Maleficent” sequel. At least, thats what the rumors are saying. But he’s also been working on the film adaptation of James Baldwin’s If Beale Street Could Talk.This is Barry Jenkins’s follow-up to Moonlight. The Game of Thrones star cuts his family life far away from the media's camera and stardom.