First Look: Angelina Jolie As Maleficent
Posted on Tue Jun 19, 2012 09:30 AM PDT

angelinajoliemalificent200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (x17online) - Angelina Jolie's transformation into one of Disney's most iconic characters is complete as photos of the actress as Maleficent have surfaced.

In the picture, Jolie dons the classic horns and facial structure, bearing a striking resemblance to the Sleeping Beauty character who's become one of the most recognizable villains in Disney history.

The retelling of the 1959 classic will depict the sinister Maleficent in a new light, showing the events that hardened her into the woman she is.

"It's not anti-princess, but it's the first time they're looking at this epic woman [in a different way]," Jolie said in March regarding of the new take on the story.

Elle Fanning will star opposite Jolie as Aurora/Sleeping Beauty. Production for Maleficent began on June 13 at England's Pinewood Studios.