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Trixie

Trixie (Kathleen Barr) is an illusionist pony who resides in Ponyville, and is close friends with the reformed Starlight Glimmer (Kelly Sheridan). She acts as both a villain and a hero throughout My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, often falling victim to her own pride and ambition. She often dramatically refers to herself as “The Great and Powerful Trrrrrixie!”

Starlight Glimmer

Starlight Glimmer’s (Kelly Sheridan) first major appearance in My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is as an antagonist, when she founds a village that bans individuality and strips ponies of their Cutie Marks using magic. After the Mane Six reveal that she’s a fraud, she takes revenge of them by traveling through time to wreak havoc on Equestria. She is defeated again, and Twilight Sparkle (Tara Strong) takes her under her wing as a student, beginning to teach her about the magic of friendship.

Rarity

Rarity is a unicorn pony who represents the Element of Generosity. She works as a seamstress and fashion designer in Ponyville. She is Sweetie Belle’s older sister and the love interest of Spike.

DJ Pon-3

DJ Pon-3 is a My Little Pony whose name was given to her by fans. Her real name is Vinyl Scratch and she uses DJ Pon-3 as a stage name when she DJ’s. Appropriately, her cutie mark is a musical note.

Fluttershy

Fluttershy is a sweet, gentle, and shy pegasus pony who represents the Element of Kindness. She has the ability to communicate with animals which is how she earned her butterfly cutie mark.

Sunset Shimmer

Despite her sunny name and appearance, Sunset Shimmer is actually the villain in the My Little Pony Equestria Girls series. She’s enemies with Twilight Sparkle, who are both fighting to gain possession of the element of magic crown that allows them to move between the pony and human worlds.

Applejack

In My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic and My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks, Applejack is the pony who represents the Element of Honesty.  She is portrayed as down to earth and caring, and is friendly rivals with Rainbow Dash.

Daring Do

In My Little Pony, Daring Do is a female pegasus similar in appearance to Rainbow Dash. She has a talent for exploration and adventure, which explains the safari getup and compass cutie mark.

Twilight Sparkle

Twilight Sparkle is a special unicorn pony who eventually transforms into a princess and an Alicorn (a unicorn pony with wings). With her best friend, Spike the Dragon, they move to Ponyville to study the magic of friendship. This knowledge makes her a good leader, who can get her friends to use their skills when they’re trying to get a job done.

Rainbow Dash

Rainbow Dash is a pegasus pony who’s responsible for the weather in My Little Pony. She’s skilled at flying, which she demonstrates when she performs her sonic rainbooms.