Variety reports that the 17-year-old Liv and Maddie star will play Mal, the daughter of Maleficent, from Sleeping Beauty.
Mal “is the ringleader of a group of teenage kids of famed Disney villains who wind up tangling with the good-hearted son”. The son is the offspring of Beauty and the Beast.
Others still to be cast: The prince in question, plus fellow villain children, Carlos, Evvie and Jay.
TELL JJJ: What do you think of Dove’s casting?