Imelda Staunton in Sweeney Todd
(© Marilyn Kingwill)
Imelda Staunton in Sweeney Todd
(© Marilyn Kingwill)
Imelda Staunton, currently starring in a London production of Sweeney Todd, veteran stage actor Lesley Manville and Miranda Richardson are the latest additions to Disney's live-action Maleficent, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Oscar winner Angelina Jolie stars in this re-telling of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale.

Robert Stromberg is directing the movie, which will also feature Sharlto Copley, Kenneth Cranham, Elle Fanning, and Sam Riley.