“Maleficent” exclusive interview: Sharlto Copley discusses the Hollywood “food chain”

By: Izumi Hasegawa   May 27, 2014

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We chat with Maleficent star Sharlto Copley in this exclusive WhatsUpHollywood.com video interview where the South African actor discusses his character King Stefan, who plays Sleeping Beauty’s onscreen father. What struck him the most about Angelina Jolie? And what did he find he had in common with the actress?

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In the second part of our Sharlto Copley interview, the actor discusses his upcoming project Chappie — directed by frequent collaborator Neill Blomkamp — in which he plays a robot. Plus, he chats about the whole audition process and the Hollywood “food chain.”

Maleficent opens May 30th.