Maleficent Interview: Sam Riley On Getting The Tone Right, Learning From Birds And More

One of the more interesting characters in Maleficent is Diaval, her sidekick, or familiar. Sometimes he is a crow, and sometimes he is Sam Riley-shaped.

I spoke to Riley about the film last week. Here's what he had to tell me about working in the fantasy, fairy tale realm.


Maleficent is open in UK cinemas from May 28th and May 30th in the US.