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    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's Daughter Vivienne Cast in Mom's Maleficent

    Angelina Jolie, Vivienne Pitt Almasi/Splash News; Juan Sharma/PacificCoastNews.com

    Vivienne Jolie-Pitt, get ready for your close-up.

    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's 4-year-old daughter has landed a role in her mom's upcoming live-action fairy tale, Maleficent, E! News has learned.

    Disney confirmed the news, announcing that Viv will play the child version of Elle Fanning's character Princess Aurora in the flick, a 3-D reworking of 1959's Sleeping Beauty that explores the origins of the Mouse House's iconic villain, Maleficent.

    See Angelina Jolie as Maleficent!

    Jolie plays the titular sorceress who casts a spell on Aurora, so the probability that Angie and Vivienne will act in the same scene together is pretty high, if not a fate accompli, while the fantasy continues shooting in the U.K.

    Regarding the casting, a source close to the 37-year-old Oscar winner told Britain's The Sun that "Ange thought it would be a fun experience for her and Viv to share, and Viv is a natural."

    Perhaps it shouldn't be a surprise then if Viv's twin brother, Knox, clamors for a part as well, not to mention big sibs Shiloh, Pax, Zahara and Maddox.

    Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie hit the beach with their brood

    Though, Shiloh doesn't have much to complain about as she had a cameo as Pitt's big-screen daughter in 2008's The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

    Maleficent hits theaters on March 14, 2014.

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