Maleficent is again and higher than ever in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, however not everybody from the unique forged is returning for the sequel. Whereas Australian actor Brenton Thwaites performed Prince Phillip within the first movie, English actor Harris Dickinson is stepping in as Aurora’s charming love curiosity this time round. No, it wasn’t a matter of who may do essentially the most regal accent, it was merely due to scheduling conflicts.
On the time of filming, Thwaites was busy together with his DC Universe TV present Titans, wherein he performs Dick Grayson (aka Batman’s former sidekick Robin). Whereas Dickinson is new to the Disney franchise, the actor has been raking in some fairly massive roles as of late. Along with Maleficent 2, he starred in 2018’s The Darkest Minds and performed John Paul Getty III on the primary season of FX’s Belief. He’s additionally set to star within the prequel to the Kingsman movie collection, The King’s Man. See each of the actors’ princely appearances within the movies forward.