Debut role for 4-year-old

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s daughter Vivienne is set to star opposite her mum in new Disney movie Maleficent.

The flick is a retelling of famous fairytale Sleeping Beauty and toddler Vivienne, 4, will play a young version of the story’s heroine Princess Aurora.

Mum-of-6 Ange, 37, takes on the villian role, playing wicked fairy Maleficent.

Angelina Jolie’s daughter Vivienne will play a minor role as the child version of Princess Aurora opposite her mother in Maleficent,’ a statement from Disney confirms.

‘The live-action film explores the origins of Disney’s most iconic villain, Maleficent, and what led her to curse Princess Aurora.’

Maleficent is due to be released in March 2014 and filming is currently underway in London.

It’s thought that the rest of Angelina’s brood are now keen to follow in their talented young sister’s footsteps.

Ange thought it would be a fun experience for her and Viv to share, and Viv is a natural,’ a source tells The Sun.

‘The other kids are now nagging Ange and Brad to land them roles.’

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Anna Francis