My Little Pony Friendship is Magic Wiki
For a list of all ponies appearing or mentioned in the franchise, see list of ponies.
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This page lists major and/or recurring characters from the series as well as its spin-off Equestria Girls franchise and serves as an index for all character articles.


Main characters
Generation 4 | Generation 5

Cutie Mark Crusaders
Apple family
Pie family
Shy family
Cake family
Young Six

Rich family
School-age ponies
The Wonderbolts
Pillars of Old Equestria

Other pony characters
Tertiary characters

Inanimate characters

Non-pony characters
Equestria Girls characters
Animal companions
Creatures and animals

Background characters
See also

Main characters

Most episodes focus on at least one of the following characters.

Generation 4
Twilight heartfelt happiness S3E13.png
Twilight Sparkle
Applejack "do exactly what I say" S5E24.png
Fluttershy rolling her eyes S2E07.png
Rarity "to give it enough love" S5E14.png
Pinkie Pie S2E18 thumb.png
Pinkie Pie
Rainbow Dash S2E7 thumb.png
Rainbow Dash
Spike ID S8E11.png

Generation 5
Sunny Starscout ANG thumb.png
Sunny Starscout
Izzy Moonbow ANG thumb.png
Izzy Moonbow
Hitch Trailblazer ANG thumb.png
Hitch Trailblazer
Pipp Petals ANG thumb.png
Pipp Petals
Zipp Storm ANG thumb.png
Zipp Storm

Supporting characters

Cutie Mark Crusaders
Apple Bloom ID S6E4.png
Apple Bloom
Scootaloo ID S6E4.png
Sweetie Belle ID S6E4.png
Sweetie Belle
Babs Seed ID MLP Facebook.png
Babs Seed
Gabby ID S6E19.png

Celestia talking ID S1E13.png
Princess Celestia
Princess Luna ID S5E04.png
Princess Luna
Prince Blueblood ID S1E03.png
Prince Blueblood
Shining Armor ID S5E19.png
Shining Armor
Princess Cadance ID S4E11.png
Princess Cadance
Prince Rutherford ID S5E11.png
Prince Rutherford
Flurry Heart ID S6E1.png
Flurry Heart
Princess Ember ID S6E5.png
Thorax new form ID S6E26.png
Princess Skystar ID MLPTM.png
Princess Skystar
Queen Novo ID MLPTM.png
Queen Novo
FIENDship is Magic issue 1 Princess Amore.png
Princess Amore[note 1]

Apple family
Granny Smith ID S2E06.png
Granny Smith
Big McIntosh onstage ID S2E05.png
Big McIntosh
Braeburn ID S1E21.png
Aunt and Uncle Orange thumb.png
Aunt and Uncle Orange
Hayseed Turnip Truck ID S2E9.png
Hayseed Turnip Truck
Apple Strudel ID S2E12.png
Apple Strudel
Applesauce ID S3E08.png
Auntie Applesauce
Apple Rose ID S3E08.png
Apple Rose
Goldie Delicious ID S4E09.png
Goldie Delicious
Bright Mac and Pear Butter thumb S7E13.png
Bright Mac and Pear Butter
The Apple Family together S3E08.png
The Apple family

Pie family
Limestone and Marble Pie thumb ID S5E20.png
Limestone Pie and Marble Pie
Igneous Rock and Cloudy Quartz thumb ID S5E20.png
Igneous Rock Pie
and Cloudy Quartz
Maud Pie ID S4E18.png
Maud Pie

Shy family
Mr. and Mrs. Shy thumb S6E11.png
Mr. and Mrs. Shy
Zephyr Breeze ID S6E11.png
Zephyr Breeze

Cake family
Mr. and Mrs. Cake
Pound Cake Pumpkin Cake sitting smiling S2E13.png
Pound Cake and Pumpkin Cake

Young Six[1][2][3]
Gallus thumb S8E1.pngSilverstream thumb S8E1.pngSmolder thumb S8E1.pngYona thumb S8E1.pngSandbar thumb S8E1.pngOcellus thumb S8E1.png
GallusSilverstreamSmolder[note 2]YonaSandbarOcellus

Other featured characters

Rich family
Diamond Tiara ID S5E18.png
Diamond Tiara
Filthy Rich ID S2E12.png
Filthy Rich
Spoiled Rich ID S5E18.png
Spoiled Rich

School-age ponies
Silver Spoon ID S4E15.png
Silver Spoon
Twist smiles ID S1E12.png
Snips talks to Spike ID S1E06.png
Snails ID S1E06.png
Sunny Daze and Peachy Pie thumb.png
Sunny Daze and Peachy Pie
Pipsqueak ID S4E15.png
Featherweight thumb S2E23.png
Rumble id S2E22.png
Tag-A-Long ID S3E11.png
Filly Guides
Zipporwhill ID S4E14.png
Tender Taps ID S6E4.png
Tender Taps
Toola Roola and Coconut Cream thumb S7E14.png
Toola Roola and
Coconut Cream
Wind Sprint ID S9E6.png
Wind Sprint

Main antagonists
Night Mare Moon S1E01 thumb.png
Nightmare Moon
(S1 premiere)
Queen Chrysalis ID.png
Queen Chrysalis
(S2 finale, S6 finale, & S9 finale)
King Sombra.png
King Sombra
(S3 premiere & S9 premiere)
Lord Tirek ID.png
Lord Tirek
(S4 finale & S9 finale)
Adagio Dazzle siren form ID S7E26.png
Adagio Dazzle
Aria Blaze siren form ID S7E26.png
Aria Blaze
Sonata Dusk siren form ID S7E26.png
Sonata Dusk
The Storm King ID MLPTM.png
The Storm King
Cozy Glow ID S8E12.png
Cozy Glow
(S8 finale & S9 finale)
Grogar ID S9E1.png
(S9 premiere)
Reformed antagonists
Gilda ID S5E08.png
Trixie ID S6E6.png
Discord "the very fabric of reality" S6E25.png
(S2 premiere)
Ahuizotl id S4E04.png
Garble Profile S2E21.png
Sunset Shimmer ID EGFF.png
Sunset Shimmer
Daring Do warns Caballeron S4E04.png
Dr. Caballeron and henchponies
Starlight Glimmer ID S6E2.png
Starlight Glimmer
(S5 premiere & finale)
Juniper Montage ID EG.png
Juniper Montage
(EGS2 & EGS3)
Stygian ID S7E26.png
(S7 finale)
Tempest Shadow ID MLPTM.png
Tempest Shadow
Grubber ID MLPTM.png
Wallflower Blush thumb ID EGFF.png
Wallflower Blush
Chancellor Neighsay ID S8E2.png
Chancellor Neighsay
(S8 premiere)
Vignette Valencia thumb ID EGROF.png
Vignette Valencia
K-Lo and Su-Z make their entrance EGSBP.png
Kiwi Lollipop and Supernova Zap
Other pony antagonists
The Shadowbolts annoyed S1E02.png
The Shadowbolts
Boy Bullies ID S1E16.png
Boy Bullies
Flim Flam Brothers back to back thumb S2E15.png
Flim and Flam
Lightning Dust ID S3E7.png
Lightning Dust
Mane-iac and henchponies thumb S4E6.png
The Mane-iac and henchponies
Suri Polomare thumb S4E08.png
Suri Polomare
Wind Rider ID S5E15.png
Wind Rider
Svengallop ID S5E24.png
Gladmane ID S6E20.png
Non-pony antagonists
Diamond dogs trio S1E19.png
Diamond Dogs
Principal Cinch thumb ID EG3.png
Principal Cinch
Sludge ID S8E24.png

Hoity Toity thumb 2 S1E14.png
Hoity Toity
Photo Finish S1E20 thumb.png
Photo Finish
Sapphire Shores ID S1E19.png
Sapphire Shores
Fancy Pants ID S2E09.png
Fancy Pants
Daring Do upset S04E04.png
Daring Do
Prim Hemline ID S4E08.png
Prim Hemline
Trenderhoof ID S4E13.png
Coloratura ID S5E24.png
Zesty Gourmand ID S6E12.png
Zesty Gourmand
Songbird Serenade ID MLPTM.png
Songbird Serenade

The Wonderbolts
Spitfire ID S1E26.png
Spitfire (leader)
Soarin' id S1E26.png
Blaze ID S5E15.png
Surprise ID S6E7.png
Fire Streak ID S5E15.png
Fire Streak
Misty Fly ID S6E7.png
Misty Fly
Silver Zoom ID S6E7.png
Silver Zoom
Fleetfoot ID S4E10.png
High Winds ID S6E7.png
High Winds
Thunderlane Wonderbolt uniform ID S7E21.png

Nurse Redheart id S2E13.png
Nurse Redheart
Doc Top ID S2E10.png
Dr. Horse
Mane Goodall smiling at Spike S2E10.png
Dr. Fauna
Doctor Horse ID S2E16.png
Doctor Horse
Nurse Snowheart ID S2E16.png
Nurse ponies

Pillars of Old Equestria
Mage Meadowbrook thumb S7E25.pngFlash Magnus thumb S7E25.pngMistmane thumb S7E25.pngRockhoof thumb S7E25.pngSomnambula thumb S7E25.pngStar Swirl the Bearded thumb S7E25.png
Mage MeadowbrookFlash MagnusMistmaneRockhoofSomnambulaStar Swirl the Bearded

Other pony characters

Other pony characters
Royalguards characters.png
Royal guards
Mayor thumb S1E11.png
Mayor Mare
Cheerilee Talking.png
Aloe and Lotus ready S2E18.png
Spa ponies
Sheriff Silverstar ID S5E6.png
Sheriff Silverstar
Davenport ID S3E13.png
Twilight Sparkle parents S1E23.png
Twilight Velvet and Night Light
Joe worried ID S1E26.png
Rarity and Sweetie Belle's parents S2E5.png
Hondo Flanks and Cookie Crumbles
Upper Crust Jet Set S2E9.png
Jet Set and Upper Crust
Fancy Pants' entourage thumb.png
Fancy Pants' entourage
Fleur Dis Lee startled S2E09.png
Fleur de Lis
Junebug ID S2E10.png
Steamer and All Aboard thumb.png
Train conductors
Cherry Jubilee id S02E14.png
Cherry Jubilee
Roma ID S2E19.png
Gizmo ID S2E19.png
Cloudchaser and Flitter S2E22.png
Cloud Chaser and Flitter
Blossomforth S02E22.png
Bulk Biceps ID S4E05.png
Bulk Biceps
Ms. Peachbottom id S3E12.png
Ms. Peachbottom
Ms. Harshwhinny ID S4E05.png
Ms. Harshwhinny
Flash Sentry ID S4E11.png
Flash Sentry
Coco Pommel ID S4E8.png
Coco Pommel
Cheese Sandwich ID S4E12.png
Cheese Sandwich
Torch Song and Toe-Tapper thumb.png
The Pony Tones
Randolph ID S4E15.png
Silver Shill ID S4E20.png
Silver Shill
Stellar Eclipse ID S4E22.png
Stellar Eclipse
Teddie Safari ID S4E22.png
Teddie Safari*
Claude ID S4E23.png
Night Glider ID S5E2.png
Night Glider
Party Favor true form ID S5E2.png
Party Favor
Double Diamond ID S5E2.png
Double Diamond
Sugar Belle ID S5E2.png
Sugar Belle
Sunshower, Clear Skies, and Open Skies ID S5E5.png
Weather Control Pegasi
Trouble Shoes ID S5E6.png
Trouble Shoes
Tree Hugger ID S5E7.png
Tree Hugger
Moon Dancer ID S5E12.png
Moon Dancer
Sassy Saddles ID S5E14.png
Sassy Saddles
Spearhead ID S7E3.png
Method Mares ID S5E16.png
Method Mares
Ma Hooffield and Big Daddy McColt thumb S5E23.png
Hooffield and
McColt families
Sunburst ID S6E2.png
Sunburst's family thumb ID S5E26.png
Sunburst's family
Mr. Stripes and Plaid Stripes thumb S6E9.png
Mr. Stripes and
Plaid Stripes
Coriander Cumin and Saffron Masala thumb S6E12.png
Coriander Cumin
and Saffron Masala
Quibble Pants ID S6E13.png
Quibble Pants
Paleo family ID S6E19.png
Paleo family
Sky Stinger ID S6E24.png
Sky Stinger
Vapor Trail ID S6E24.png
Vapor Trail
Angel Wings ID S6E24.png
Angel Wings
Bow Hothoof and Windy Whistles thumb S7E7.png
Bow Hothoof and
Windy Whistles
Feather Bangs ID S7E8.png
Feather Bangs
Starstreak, Inky Rose, and Lily Lace ID S7E9.png
Couture du Future
Grand Pear ID S7E13.png
Grand Pear
Mudbriar ID S8E3.png
Jack Pot ID S8E5.png
Jack Pot
Firelight ID S8E8.png
Autumn Blaze ID S8E23.png
Autumn Blaze
Clear Sky ID S9E6.png
Clear Sky
Holiday and Lofty thumb S9E12.png
Aunt Holiday and
Auntie Lofty
Snap Shutter and Mane Allgood thumb S9E12.png
Snap Shutter and
Mane Allgood
Luster Dawn ID S9E26.png
Luster Dawn

Tertiary characters

Other-material-exclusive characters
Lily Blossom ID.png
Lily Blossom
Sugar Grape ID.png
Sugar Grape
Bumblesweet ID.png
Sweetcream Scoops id.jpg
Sweetcream Scoops
Firecracker Burst
Firecracker Burst
Tealove id.png
Diamond Rose id.png
Diamond Rose
Observer ID comic M10.png
Comic issue M1 Jade Singer.png
Jade Singer
Comic issue 7 MandoPony.png
Flax Seed and Wheat Grass thumb.png
Flax Seed and Wheat Grass
Comic issue 8 Sailor Mercury.png
Aqua Mist*
Comic issue M5 Ponyacci.png
Comic issue M8 Inkwell.png
Comic issue M8 Sailor Pluto.png
Comic issue M8 Sailor Uranus.png
Comic issue M8 Sailor Neptune.png
Micro-Series issue 8 Bronco Benson.png
Bronco Benson*
Micro-Series issue 8 Pete Canterbell.png
Pete Canterbell*
Comic issue 11 Gaffer and 8-bit thumb.png
8-bit and Gaffer
Hoofbeard ID Issue 14.png
My Little Pony G4 logo.svg
Charity Sweetmint[note 3]
Comic issue M10 Kibitz.png
Power Ponies ID Annual 2014.png
Power Ponies[note 1]
Gallant True ID DDAC.png
Gallant True
Fawn Doo and Marcie Pan thumb.png
PheNOMNOMenons cart ladies
Comic issue 34 Radiant Hope.png
Radiant Hope
Friends Forever issue 16 Pony Pickers.png
Pony Pickers
Comic issue 40 Trixie's mother.png
Other-material-exclusive antagonists
Big Boy and Runt ID.png
Big Boy and Runt
Shadowfright ID Issue 6.png
Nightmare Rarity ID.png
Nightmare Rarity
Comic issue 11 Buck Withers.png
Buck Withers
Sunflower ID Annual 2013.png
Sunflower[note 1]
My Little Pony G4 logo.svg
North Star[note 3]
Friends Forever issue 8 King Longhorn.png
King Longhorn
Shadow Lock ID Gameloft.png
Shadow Lock
Inanimate and in-verse fictional characters
Bloomberg ID S1E21.png
Pinkie Pie's new friends S1E25.png
Pinkie Pie's imaginary friends
Tom id S2E2.png
Smarty Pants id S2E3.png
Smarty Pants
Mare Do Well ID S2E8.png
Mare Do Well
The Headless Horse ID S03E06.png
The Headless Horse
Boneless with rainbow shimmer S4E12.png
Boulder ID S4E18.png
Brutus Force ID S5E19.png
Brutus Force
Pinkie Pie introduces Holder's Boulder S5E20.png
Holder's Boulder
MLP The Movie Hasbro website - Skystar and oyster friends.png
Shelly and Sheldon
Mudbriar "this is my pet" S8E3.png
Other Equestrian historical figures
Princess Platinum ID CoE.png
Princess Platinum
Commander Hurricane ID JoTS.png
Commander Hurricane
Chancellor Puddinghead ID S8E12.png
Chancellor Puddinghead
Drawing of Clover pursuing the sorceress EGFF.png
Clover the Clever
Private Pansy ID CoE.png
Private Pansy
Smart Cookie ID CoE.png
Smart Cookie

Non-pony characters

Non-pony equine characters
Zecora thumb S1E09.png
Cranky Doodle Donkey in Ponyville S2E18.png
Cranky Doodle Donkey
Matilda ID S2E18.png
Mulia Mild S2E24 thumb.png
Mulia Mild
Seabreeze thumb S4E16.png
Metamorphosed Pharynx ID S7E17.png
Terramar Hippogriff form ID S8E6.png
Terramar[note 2]
Sky Beak and Ocean Flow thumb ID S8E6.png
Sky Beak and Ocean Flow
Bovine and other non-pony characters
Sea serpent S1E02 thumb 2.png
Steven Magnet
Little Strongheart Whistle S1E21.png
Little Strongheart
Chief Thunderhooves Face S1E21.png
Chief Thunderhooves
Iron Will S2E19.png
Iron Will
Gustave S2E24.png
Gustave le Grand
Scorpan ID.png
Scorpan[note 1]
Smooze ID S5E7.png
The Smooze
Grampa Gruff ID S5E8.png
Grampa Gruff
Greta ID S5E8.png
Capper ID MLPTM.png
Captain Celaeno ID MLPTM.png
Captain Celaeno

Equestria Girls characters
The Rainbooms
Fluttershy thumb ID EG.png
Pinkie Pie thumb ID EG2.png
Pinkie Pie
Applejack thumb ID EG2.png
Rarity thumb ID EG.png
Rainbow Dash thumb ID EG.png
Rainbow Dash
The Shadowbolts
Sci-Twi thumb ID EG3.png
Sunny Flare thumb ID EG3.png
Sunny Flare
Sour Sweet thumb ID EG3.png
Sour Sweet
Indigo Zap thumb ID EG3.png
Indigo Zap
Sugarcoat thumb ID EG3.png
Lemon Zest thumb ID EG3.png
Lemon Zest
Other Equestria Girls characters
DJ Pon-3 thumb ID EG.png
DJ Pon-3
Cutie Mark Crusaders ID EG3.png
Cutie Mark Crusaders
Flash Sentry thumb ID EG2.png
Flash Sentry
Principal Celestia thumb ID EG2.png
Principal Celestia
Vice Principal Luna thumb ID EG.png
Vice Principal Luna
Diamond Tiara and Silver Spoon ID EG3.png
Diamond Tiara
and Silver Spoon
Big McIntosh thumb ID EG.png
Big McIntosh
Photo Finish thumb ID EG2.png
Photo Finish
Trixie and the Illusions ID EG2.png
Trixie and the Illusions
Miss Cheerilee thumb ID EG.png
Granny Smith thumb ID EG2.png
Granny Smith
Snips and Snails ID EG.png
Snips and Snails
Cranky Doodle ID EGDS10.png
Cranky Doodle
Octavia Melody thumb ID EG3.png
Octavia Melody
Lyra Heartstrings and Sweetie Drops thumb ID EGDS.png
Lyra Heartstrings
and Sweetie Drops
Bulk Biceps thumb ID EGDS.png
Bulk Biceps
Maud Pie thumb ID EG2.png
Maud Pie
Zephyr Breeze thumb EGDS5.png
Zephyr Breeze
Violet Blurr and Pixel Pizzaz thumb ID EG2.png
Violet Blurr and Pixel Pizzaz
Sandalwood ID EG.png
Micro Chips ID EG.png
Micro Chips
Derpy thumb ID EG2.png
Gloriosa Daisy ID EG4.png
Gloriosa Daisy
Timber Spruce ID EG4.png
Timber Spruce
Canter Zoom ID EGS2.png
Canter Zoom
Chestnut Magnifico thumb EGS2.png
Chestnut Magnifico

Animal companions
Constance ID S6E11.png
Constance (Fluttershy's)
Angel thumb S1E07.png
Angel (Fluttershy's)
Winona mug 2.png
Winona (Applejack's)
Opalescence id S1E14.png
Opalescence (Rarity's)
Gummy bathroom floor S1E15.png
Gummy (Pinkie Pie's)
Philomena renewed S01E22.png
Philomena (Celestia's)
Owlowiscious id S3E11.png
(Twilight Sparkle's)
Harry ID S3E03.png
Harry (Fluttershy's)
Tank flying around S2E7.png
(Rainbow Dash's)
Peewee just hatched S2E21.png
Peewee (Spike's)
Spike the Dog ID EG3.png
Spike (Sci-Twi's)
Comic issue M10 Tiberius.png
Tiberius (Luna's)
Smoky and family offering to help S8E4.png
Smoky's family (Fluttershy's)
Ripley ID S7E6.png
Ripley (Zipporwhill's)
My Little Pony G4 logo.svg
Albus (Braeburn's)[note 3]
My Little Pony G4 logo.svg
Quincy (Discord's)[note 3]
Bunny ID MLP Deviations.png
Bunny (Blueblood's)
Ray looking at Sunset Shimmer SS7.png
Ray (Sunset Shimmer's)

Creatures in groups
Breezies worried S4E16.png
Changelings appear to help Pharynx S7E17.png
Cockatrice thumb S1E17.png
The adult dragons S2E21.png
Strawberry bats S03E08.png
Fruit bats
Griffons stretching S4E10.png
Twilight and the CMC visit Mount Aris S8E6.png
Parasprite S1E10 thumb.png
Phoenixes looking at each other 2 S2E21.png
Quarray eels S2E07 thumb.png
Quarray eels
Seaponies listen to Princess Skystar sing MLPTM.png
Seaponies and mermares
More of the Storm King's soldiers appear MLPTM.png
Storm Creatures
Timberwolves S3E09 thumb.png
Ursa S1E06 thumb.png
Bats taking the apples S4E07.png
Vampire fruit bats
Windigoes 2 S02E11.png
Lone creatures
Bufogren appears out of the bushes S8E17.png
Bugbear ID S5E9.png
Cerberus S2E20 thumb.png
Chimera thumb S4E17.png
Cipactli ID S6E13.png
Cragadile thumb S4E02.png
Hydra S1E15 thumb.png
Manticore thumb S1E02.png
Maulwurf ID S7E17.png
Orthros ID S04E22.png
Roc ID S8E11.png
Sphinx ID S7E18.png
Tatzlwurm ID S4E11.png
Close-up on the winterchilla MLPBGE.png

Wildlife thumb.pngCreatures
Other animals Other creatures

Background characters

Main article: Animals
Main article: Creatures
See also: List of non-pony characters
This gallery serves as an index.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Mentioned one or more times in the show but never shown live; however, well present in one or more of the IDW comics.
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Gameloft mobile game's Young Six collection has sometimes​[​specify​]​ included Terramar in place of Smolder.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Never officially pictured outside of chapter book text.


  1. These names are placeholder names that have not been used on the show, by Hasbro, or stated to be official by the show's crew.


See also