List of My Little Pony characters: Wikis

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This is a list of characters from the American animated television series My Little Pony. Many of these characters also feature in My Little Pony: The Movie.

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Regular cast

The My Little Pony animated series featured a cast based on My Little Pony toys released in 1986. The show starred a vast assortment of ponies with silky or curly manes and bows in their tails that came in all colors of the rainbow. Characters would typically alternate between starring roles and cameo appearances in various episodes.

Many of the series regulars were introduced in previous My Little Pony serials:

  • My Little Pony: Megan, Spike and the Moochic and Habbit
  • Escape From Catrina: Heart Throb and Surprise (pegasi); Lickety-Split, Posey and Sundance (earth ponies); the Bushwoolies
  • My Little Pony: The Movie: Danny and Molly (children); Buttons, Fizzy, Gusty, Baby Gusty, Ribbon, Baby Ribbon (unicorns); Lofty, Baby Lofty, North Star, Paradise, Wind Whistler (pegasi); Gingerbread, Lickety-Split, Baby Lickety-Split, Magic Star, Shady, Baby Shady, Baby Sundance, Sundance, Sweet Stuff (earth ponies); Morning Glory and Rosedust (flutter ponies); Sunshower and Water Lily (sea ponies), The Witches from the Volcano of Gloom, and the Grundles.
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Children

  • Megan: A young American girl, she's in between 12 and 14 years old and the eldest of three children. She and her siblings live on a ranch where she keeps a horse, TJ, and a bull, Tauro. Gentle and motherly, but also mature and resourceful, she acts as the Little Ponies' leader, and in times of crisis the ponies often fly across the rainbow to find her. Voiced by Tammy Amerson (movie), Bettina Bush (series).
  • Danny: Megan's younger brother (around 10 years old), a rambunctious and good-hearted redhead. Sometimes found leading the charge when a situation calls for reckless action. Voiced by Scott Menville.
  • Molly: Megan and Danny's youngest sister (around 8 years old), she's often scared around monsters, but never too scared to fight with Danny. Voiced by Keri Houlihan.

Unicorns

Unicorns' magic horns enable them to 'wink in and out' (teleport) and grant a unique magic power.

Unicorns
Name Color Hair Color Symbol Notes Major roles Voice actress
Buttons Pale Lavender Blue and Dark Pink Buttons and stars Telekinetic. Seems to have a more-than-friends relationship with Slugger (the Big Brother Pony in Somnambula). Kind of bossy. Has different symbol in the North American version of the toy consisting of only Buttons, but has the correct symbol in one of the two versions released in the United Kingdom. The End of Flutter Valley, The Ghost of Paradise Estate, Crunch the Rockdog, Somnambula, The Prince and the Ponies Sheryl Bernstein (movie), Susan Blu (TV)
Fizzy Green Multicolored Dark Green, Dark Pink, Pink, White Milkshakes Can make bubbles from water or air and can move them around, though she doesn't always have complete control. Lovable, laid-back, and a bit of an airhead. Her hair color pattern is reversed in the toy. My Little Pony: The Movie, The End of Flutter Valley, The Ghost of Paradise Estate, The Return of Tambelon, The Magic Coins, Mish Mash Melee Katie Leigh
Galaxy Medium Pink Multicolored Pink, Dark Pink, White, Red Constellation Quite intelligent, resourceful, and seen as the voice of reason. Has a magical intuition and can generate light and heat with her horn. Has different colors in real life. Bright Lights, The Return of Tambelon, The Magic Coins, Would Be Dragonslayer, Baby, It's Cold Outside The Ghost of Paradise Estate, Sherry Lyn
Gusty White Dark Green and Red Leaves Has the power to control the wind. She's very athletic and brave, but can also be grouchy and impatient too. My Little Pony: The Movie,The End of Flutter Valley, The Glass Princess, Mish Mash Melee, Crunch the Rockdog Nancy Cartwright
Baby Gusty White Dark Green and Red Leaves Mother is Gusty. She shares her mother's impatient streak. The Ghost of Paradise Estate, Katie Leigh, Mika Doi (Japanese)
Ribbon Blue Chartreuse and Dark Orange Ribbon Telepathic. Very mature and mother to Baby Ribbon. The Return of Tambelon, Woe Is Me
Baby Ribbon Blue Chartreuse and Dark Orange Ribbon Has a lot of difficulty winking in and out. Mother is Ribbon. The Return of Tambelon, Little Piece of Magic

Pegasus Ponies

Pegasus Ponies can fly using their featured wings and cameo in Baby, It's Cold Outside. Not North Star And Surprise.

Pegasus Ponies
Name Color Hair Color Symbol Notes Major roles Voice actress
Heart Throb Light Pink Dark Pink Winged hearts (plain in the TV series) Dreams of romance and devotes great care to her looks. Has an odd accent. Daughter is Baby Heart Throb. The Glass Princess, Bright Lights, The Magic Coins, Through the Door, Somnambula, Flight to Cloud Castle, The Prince and the Ponies Katie Leigh
Baby Heart Throb Light Pink Pink Winged hearts Dreamed of singing on stage with Knight Shade. In real life, has dark pink hair and three (non-winged) hearts (although the German toy without Beddy-Bye Eyes has three winged hearts). Has a southern accent. Mother is Heart Throb. The Ghost of Paradise Estate, Bright Lights Nancy Cartwright, Machiko Soga (Japanese)
Locket Pink White, Lavender, Light Pink, Red Keys Twinkle eyes. Flight to Cloud Castle
Lofty Light Yellow Yellow Hot air balloon Loved exploring the mountains. She can fly higher than any other pony in Ponyland. Daughter is Baby Lofty. Bright Lights, Through the Door, The Golden Horseshoes Ellen Gerstell
Baby Lofty Light Yellow Yellow Hot air balloon Clumsy, she dreams of mastering flight. Mother is Lofty. Bright Lights, Little Piece of Magic Baby, It's Cold Outside Jill Wayne, Machiko Soga (Japanese)
Masquerade Yellow Multicolored Dark Green, Aqua, Green, Chartreuse Masks A master of disguise, she's very brave and seems intuitive about dangerous situations. Woe Is Me, Fugitive Flowers, Would Be Dragonslayer Jeannie Elias
North Star Pink Purple Compass An explorer with a strong British accent. Good sense of direction, though she's easily frazzled. Daughter is Baby North Star. Baby, It's Cold Outside, Through the Door, The Golden Horseshoes, Cartoon All-Stars 2000's Cathy Cavadini (movie), B. J. Ward (TV)
Paradise White Dark Orange Palm Trees and Crescent Moon A lover of legends and lore, she's often the storyteller for the Baby Ponies. The Return of Tambelon, The Revolt of Paradise Estate, Through the Door, The Golden Horseshoes Susan Blu
Surprise White Chartreuse Balloons Utterly loud and hyper, she often shouts her own name when doing the unexpected. Has a daughter, Baby Surprise, who was released a year earlier and so does not appear in the series. The End of Flutter Valley, The Great Rainbow Caper, Baby, It's Cold Outside
Baby Surprise White Chartreuse Balloon Her Mother Is Surprise.
Whizzer Pink Multicolored Red, Blue, Dark Green, Aqua Beanies Ponyland's fastest flier, and its fastest speaker (though only sometimes), she's very dependable, but also very hasty. Actually has dark purple in hair instead of red. Sometimes her dark green stripe shows up chartreuse. Fugitive Flowers, The Magic Coins Jeannie Elias
Wind Whistler Light Blue Light Pink Whistles Erudite and logical, others find Wind Whistler confusing or think her cold-hearted due to her bad habit of being a bit of a downer. She seems to be the Pegasus Pony that Megan rides most often, and it appears that she and Megan share a close bond of friendship as seen in some episodes. My Little Pony: The Movie, The Magic Coins, Mish Mash Melee, Crunch the Rockdog, The Golden Horseshoes Sarah Partridge

Earth Ponies

Earth Ponies are the most like real horses, without horns, wings or magic powers.

Earth Ponies
Name Color Hair Color Symbol Notes Major Roles Voice actress
Cherries Jubilee Peach Coral Cherries Keeper of the Paradise Estate's orchards, she seems to carry a mature air about her. Fugitive Flowers, The Revolt of Paradise Estate, The Prince and the Ponies Jeannie Elias
Baby Cuddles Blue Pink Rattle Adorable, brave, and in love with her baby buggy in The Revolt of Paradise Estate. Has no mother. The End of Flutter Valley, The Revolt of Paradise Estate
Cupcake White Aqua Cupcakes A talented chef, motherly and wise. The End of Flutter Valley, The Revolt of Paradise Estate Pony Puppy, Russi Taylor
Gingerbread White Multicolored Blue, Dark Purple, Pink, Purple Gingerbread Men A talented baker and jumper. Very optimistic and always thinking positively. Has a daredevil streak. The Magic Coins, Woe Is Me, Would Be Dragonslayer Somnambula Katie Leigh
Baby Half-Note Purplish-Pink Aqua Ballet shoes Loves to dance. Has no mother. Bright Lights, Little Piece of Magic
Lickety-Split Lavender Light Pink Ice cream cones An abrasive cynic with an ice cream addiction. Daughter is Baby Lickety-Split. The Glass Princess, Pony Puppy, Woe Is Me Somnambula Katie Leigh
Baby Lickety-Split Lavender Light Pink Ice cream cones Always determined to have her way, and particularly fond of ice cream. Mother is Lickety-Split. My Little Pony: The Movie, The Ghost of Paradise Estate The Ice Cream Wars Pony Puppy Alice Playten (movie), Jeannie Elias (TV), Ikue Ōtani (Japanese)
Magic Star Yellow Green Magic wand Fascinated with magic and collects lucky charms, there are times where she seems to take on a leadership role. My Little Pony: The Movie, Pony Puppy, The Magic Coins Ellen Gerstell (movie), Jeannie Elias (TV), Mika Doi (Japanese)
Posey Yellow Light Pink Flowers Tends to the Paradise Estate's garden, she loves flowers and other pretty things and is always willing to help those in need. Escape from Catrina, Fugitive Flowers, The Revolt of Paradise Estate Nancy Cartwright
Shady Dark Pink Chartreuse Sunglasses Pony who is always doubting herself. Daughter is Baby Shady. My Little Pony: The Movie, The Glass Princess, Mish Mash Melee Jill Wayne
Baby Shady Very Dark Pink Chartreuse Sunglasses Unusually, not identical to her mother. Seems sort of naive. Mother is Shady. Woe Is Me, Pony Puppy Katie Leigh
Sundance White Pink Circular pattern of hearts and dots Star of Escape from Catrina, non-speaking regular in series. Daughter is Baby Sundance. Seems to be very klutzy. Escape from Catrina, Baby, It's Cold Outside Katie Leigh (TV), Mayuko Aoki (Japanese)
Baby Sundance White Pink Circular pattern of hearts and dots Braver than the other babies. Mother is Sundance. The Ghost of Paradise Estate Katie Leigh, Machiko Soga (Japanese)
Sweet Stuff Pale blue Multicolored Purple, Dark Pink, Pink, and White Gumdrops Soft-spoken, constantly apologetic, and unsure of herself. My Little Pony: The Movie, Sweet Stuff and the Treasure Hunt, The Revolt of Paradise Estate Laurel Page (movie)
Baby Tic-Tac-Toe Yellow Multicolored Light Pink, Dark Pink, Light Green, and Dark Green The Prince and the Ponies
Baby Tiddly Winks Pink Pink Bib Loves games and toys and having fun in general. Has no mother. Pony Puppy, Little Piece of Magic Baby, It's Cold Outside Katie Leigh
Truly White Dark Pink Dove and Hearts Bossy, a little snooty, and stubborn. Leads the baby ponies' band and seems to be the one in charge of the nursery. Also speaks with a southern accent. Pony Puppy, Crunch the Rockdog, Somnambula

Other characters

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Other characters
Name Notes Major roles Voice actor
The Grundles Ugly but sweet-hearted, they are a race of good-hearted monsters who now live in Dream Castle and occasionally help the Little Ponies out. They're five of them including the Grundle King, and They rarely even use their individual names, which include Chad, Ruth, Jocko, and Bartholomew. My Little Pony: The Movie,The Return of Tambelon. Various
The Grundle King Ugly but sweet-hearted, he is the king of the remainder of the Grundles, a race of good-hearted monsters who now live in Dream Castle and occasionally help the Little Ponies out. Catch phrase is, "Grundles good!" (Grundles are good). Unlike the other grundles, who wear shoes on their feet, he goes barefoot. My Little Pony: The Movie,The Return of Tambelon. Danny DeVito
The Bushwoolies Adorable but utterly stupid, they seem incapable of independent thought, thinking, speaking and acting as a group. They rarely even use their individual names, which include Chumster, Hugster and Wishful. Escape From Catrina, My Little Pony: The Movie, The Glass Princess, Sweet Stuff and the Treasure Hunt, Crunch the Rockdog and The Quest of the Princess Ponies. Various
Spike A lavender baby dragon who was adopted by the Ponies after they were imprisoned together. The only character to appear throughout the whole series, from the original episode to The Prince and the Ponies. The original episode, My Little Pony: The Movie, The End of Flutter Valley, The Magic Coins, Would Be Dragonslayer, The Quest of the Princess Ponies, Spike's Search, The Golden Horseshoes and Somnambula. It is suggested that he may be an orphan. Charles Adler
The Moochick A wise but eccentric gnome who provides the answers to Ponyland's more unusual problems - when he's able to remember them. The original episode, My Little Pony: The Movie, Crunch the Rockdog, The Quest of the Princess Ponies and The Golden Horseshoes. Tony Randall (pilot, movie)
Hydia The head witch and mother of the Witches from the Volcano of Gloom. An extremely proficient spellcaster. My Little Pony: The Movie and The End of Flutter Valley Cloris Leachman(movie) Tress Macneille (series)
Reeka The fatter, shorter witch sister who only thinks of food. My Little Pony: The Movie and The End of Flutter Valley Rhea Perlman (movie) Jennifer Darling (series)
Draggle Hydia's taller, slimmer daughter. Struggles to do magic, and is thus seen as an embarrassment to the family. My Little Pony: The Movie and The End of Flutter Valley Madeline Kahn (movie) Jennifer Darling (series)

Recurring characters

Flutter Ponies

With tiny bodies, curly hair, and fairy-like wings, the Flutter Ponies appear delicate, but in truth they possess a powerful magic, the Utter Flutter. They are rarely seen, preferring to live in seclusion. Pictured are Honeysuckle and Rosedust, who is their queen.

Flutter Ponies
Name Color Hair Color Symbol Notes Major roles Voice actress
Forget-Me-Not Purple White Flowers Quite clever. The Return of Tambelon
Honeysuckle Pink Pink Snowflake-Shaped Buds Argumentative. The End of Flutter Valley
Lily Purplish-Pink Purple Plant Extra who never speaks. The End of Flutter Valley
Morning Glory Pale blue Chartreuse Vine Sweet and naive. My Little Pony: The Movie, The End of Flutter Valley Russi Taylor
Peach Blossom Aqua Aqua Peach Blossoms Smart and logical. Gains an immense vocabulary in The Return of Tambelon. The Return of Tambelon
Rosedust Yellow Light Pink Roses Queen of the Flutter Ponies. Speaks with an odd, almost British accent. My Little Pony: The Movie, The End of Flutter Valley Russi Taylor

Baby Sea Ponies

The rivers of Ponyland are inhabited by brightly colored musical fish with a love of underwater polo and elaborate song and dance numbers. Each Baby Sea Pony wears a colored float shaped like an aquatic animal. Episodes in which they have major roles include The Ghost of Paradise Estate, Sweet Stuff and the Treasure Hunt, The Magic Coins and Baby, It's Cold Outside. Pictured is Ripple (without her float). Beachcomber may be considered an extra who never speaks.

Baby Sea Ponies
Name Color Hair Color Float
Beachcomber Aqua Blue Pink Alligator
Ripple White Dark Pink Aqua Frog
Sea Shimmer Green Aqua Pink Turtle
Sunshower Light Gold Gold Blue Alligator
Surf Rider Lavender Light Pink Blue Fish
Water Lily Pink Aqua Pink Frog

Series 2 Characters

As well as many returning characters from the first series, My Little Pony Series 2 introduced several new characters corresponding to toys released in 1987. Many of these only made a single appearance.

Princess Ponies

The Princess Ponies live near the Heart of Ponyland on a remote island, and use their wands to maintain the balance of Ponyland's magic. They each have a jewelled symbol and wear a tall princess hat. They appeared in The Quest of the Princess Ponies. Princess Tiffany is the best-known out of these.

Princess Ponies
Name Species Color Hair Color
Princess Primrose Earth pony Medium Pink Blue, sometimes with red tail
Princess Royal Blue Earth pony Blue Dark pink
Princess Serena Earth pony Cyan-Blue Pale pink
Princess Sparkle Unicorn Lavender Aqua
Princess Starburst Earth pony Yellow Purple
Princess Tiffany Pegasus pony White White

Big Brother Ponies

The Big Brother Ponies were the only males in Dream Valley, and are all earth ponies. They return from a year-long race around the world at the beginning of Somnambula. They have hairy hooves (like Shires) and wear bandanas. Oddly enough, Quarterback is referred to as Score.

Big Brother Ponies
Name Color Hair Color Symbol Notes
4-Speed Light Blue Dark Blue and Pink Dump Truck The only pony who can drive!
Salty Greenish-Blue Purple and Dark Pink Boat Talks like a sailor. Also wants a boat more than anything else.
Slugger Purplish-Pink White and Pink (Should be Dark Pink) Baseball Bat and Glove A huge fan of baseball. Is madly in love with Buttons the unicorn.
Steamer Pink Light Pink and Dark Green Train Dreams of owning his own train.
Tex Yellow Dark Pink and Dark Blue Cactus Has a strong Southern accent. Wants to be a cowboy.
Quarterback (Score) Blue Blue and White Football Mistakenly referred to as Score. Seems to be the leader. Likes football.

Other characters

Other Ponies
Name Species Color Hair Color Symbol Notes
Locket Pegasus Pink Multicolored White, Coral, Light Pink, Purple Keys Appeared in The Quest of the Princess Ponies, Spike's Search and Flight to Cloud Castle with cameo in Somnambula AND TWINKLE EYES.
Mimic Unicorn Yellow-green Multicolored Chartreuse, Yellow, Pink, Dark Green, Red Parrot With the power of The Golden Horseshoes, Mimic is able to levitate, glow brightly, read minds and see the future. The toy has no yellow in her hair.
Scoops Earth pony White Purple Ice creams Runs the Satin Slipper Sweet Shoppe in The Ice Cream Wars. The actual pony has a Twice-as-Fancy design covering her body, although she's shown with symbols just on her hips here.
Baby Sleepy Pie Earth pony White Blue Teddy bear Non-speaking role in Somnambula and cameo in Baby, It's Cold Outside.
Twilight Pegasus Purple Pink Candle Appeared in Flight to Cloud Castle and cameo in Somnambula.

References

^My Little Pony: The Movie (DVD)

^My Little Pony: Season 1 (DVD)


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