Ever imagined Aishwarya in the shoes of the Hollywood star of Angelina? Yes, this has come true as actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been roped into dub for Hollywood star Angelina Jolie for the Hindi Version of upcoming film Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil
The very much-awaited sequel of the popular film, ‘Maleficent’ is all set to get a desi twist. Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is ready to give her voice to Angelina Jolie for the Hindi version of ‘Maleficent: The Mistress of Evil’ as she dubs for her. Recently, we got our hands on some pictures of the gorgeous actress and they are adorable. Dressed in an all-black attire along with a double French role, Aish looks like a spitting image of Angelina in the film.
The Disney film is a sequel to the 2014 film Maleficent, which was a reenactment of a classic fairy tale The Sleeping Beauty.
The man behind Aishwarya’s stylish hair-do, Florian Hurel took to his Instagram handle to share a picture of himself styling the actress. He captioned the picture as, ‘Worked a revisited double French role for the promo of The Maleficent by Disney @aishwaryaraibachchan_arb .@mickeycontractor @falgunipeacock’
Disney India Head Bikram Duggal told to an entertainment portal, “Looking at how Angelina Jolie fits Maleficent’s role down to the letter, it was hard to imagine anyone else essaying the character other than Aishwarya Rai Bachchan for our local audience.”
“We wanted to build a strong connect and bring her character to life in Hindi and felt Aishwarya’s persona, which is filled with elegance and poise would be a perfect blend,” he added.
‘Maleficent: The Mistress of Evil’ also features Elle Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer and Chiwetel Ejiofor’s in pivotal characters. Helmed by Joachim Rønning, the film is slated to release on October 18 this year in English and Hindi.