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'Maleficent 2:' Would Angelina Jolie star?

'Maleficent 2:' Would Angelina Jolie star?

Last summer Disney's "Maleficent" bewitched moviegoers with a revisionist take on the "Sleeping Beauty" tale and a star turn from Angelina Jolie, who gamely embodied the dark fairy in all her horned, high-cheekboned glory. Now, a year after the film hauled in $758 million at the worldwide box office, Disney is developing a sequel with Linda Woolverton returning to write the script, The Times has confirmed. Deadline Hollywood first reported the news. Given "Maleficent's" commercial success, getting the ball rolling on a sequel is a no-brainer. But the big question is whether Jolie would come back. The script is being written with her return in mind,...