"Pirates 5" Director Joachim Ronning in Talks to Direct "Maleficent 2"

"Joachim Ronning, who co-directed the most recent 'Pirates of the Caribbean' installment, is in talks to helm the 'Maleficent' sequel for Disney, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

Angelina Jolie will return to star in the live-action take of the famous animated villain, reprising her role from the 2014 hit that grossed $758 million at the global box office. Robert Stromberg directed the first installment, which also starred Elle Fanning in the film centering on the Sleeping Beauty antagonist."

Read more at The Hollywood Reporter.