1. Disney Channel casts one of their own as Maleficent’s daughter
Variety reports that Liz and Maddie star Dove Cameron has been cast as the lead in the upcoming live-action Disney Channel original movie, Descendants. She plays Mal, the daughter of Sleeping Beauty’s Maleficent and “ringleader of a group of teenage kids of famed Disney villains.”
2. But they can do better
As per the film’s synopsis, here are some casting ideas for the teenage offspring of some of our favorite Disney characters — good and bad.
Yeah, sure, these choices will never happen. But isn’t fun to dream?
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