The end is coming for a series that has been on TV since 2010 and has been a fixture of the lineup at Discovery Family. Premiering next month will be “My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic — The Final Season,” marking the ninth season and the wrap for the popular children’s animated fantasy show.
The Hollywood Reporter’s Live Feed reports that the season will premiere April 6 on Discovery Family.
“The cable network said the final 26 episodes will air starting at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 6, and also will stream live and on-demand on Discovery Family GO, the network’s TV Everywhere app,” THR reports. “In addition, Patton Oswalt and ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic will reprise their roles as ‘Quibble Pants’ and ‘Cheese Sandwich,’ respectively, in the upcoming season, which also will feature new original songs and new characters.”
THR adds: “The animated series, produced by Allspark Animation, also will air its 200th episode April 20, with Twilight Sparkle and her big brother, Shining Armor, pitting their wits against each other to settle a long-standing sibling rivalry score.
Here’s the official trailer for “My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic — The Final Season” …