Maleficent is a fictional character and the main antagonist in Walt Disney's 1959 adaptation of Sleeping Beauty. She is the founder and leader of the Organization.

Canon BioEdit

She is the self-proclaimed "Mistress of All Evil" who, after not being invited to the baby's christening, curses the infant Princess Aurora to "prick her finger on the spindle of a spinning wheel and die" before the sun sets on her sixteenth birthday. The character is Disney's adaptation of the wicked fairy godmother from the original fairy tale.

Maleficent is often viewed as the most powerful and sinister of the Disney Villains, frequently acting as their leader in many crossovers, and her scenes in the climax of the film are among the darkest and most intense produced by Disney.

In Ultimate Disney's top 30 Disney Villains countdown, Maleficent ranked #1.

Appearance in UltimaEdit


Maleficent's Battle Armor

Maleficent plays a primary role as the leader of the Organization. How she got to be leader is currently unknown.

Maybe she had help? Or maybe it was simply because she was the number one Disney villian.

Whatever the point, she's gotten more powerful then she used to be, and now has a massive army of darkness at her control.


Maleficent's Dragon form.