The film is a live-action retelling of the classic Disney film of the same name, but this time around, the story is told from the point of view of Maleficent herself. Angelina Jolie stars with Elle Fanning, Miranda Richardson, Imelda Staunton, Lesley Manville, Kenneth Cranham and Sam Riley also featured. Producing are Matt Smith, Joe Roth, Don Hahn and Palak Patel.
Hancock wrote and directed the acclaimed sports biopic “The Blind Side” and served as a director on “The Rookie.” His film “Saving Mr. Banks”, starring Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson, is coming up next.
He is repped by CAA.
Source: Hollywood Reporter