When Mal was growing up, she lived on the isle of the Lost with her mother, Maleficent. King Beast and Belle sent all the villans to go live on the isle of the lost. There Du could do no magic and there was no internet service, but in Auradon Du could do magic and there is internet service. When she was 16 she got sent with her friends, Jay, Carlos and Evie to Auradon Prep. Mal ends up dating Ben and live in Auradon.