London: Angelina Jolie has revealed that her role of the iconic Disney villain in her latest movie 'Maleficent' brought out the kid in her.

Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie. Pic/Santa Banta 

Speaking at the movie's press conference, the Academy Award winner said that she had lot of fun and it was like being a big kid when she got the script, the Daily Express reported.

The actress said that she had always been curious about the villain role ever since she was a little girl.

She said that she loved her and therefore she was quite afraid to play the role in the first place, however, she just had to embrace her silliness.