AceShowbiz - Lionsgate has released the first full trailer for "My Little Pony: The Movie" for fans' viewing pleasure. The nearly-two-and-a-half minute video gives a closer look at the world of Equestria and all your favorite residents of Ponyville.
The trailer introduces %cTara Strong% as Twilight Sparkle, an alicorn princess who spreads friendship and harmony throughout Equestria. Her homeland is "filled with magic, music and most importantly friendship." Her life "is perfect," before her town of Ponyville is threatened by the Storm King, a satyr-like conqueror whose voice is provided by %cLiev Schreiber%.
In order to stop the threat, Princess Twilight Sparkle enlists the help of her friends, Applejack (%cAshleigh Ball%), Rainbow Dash (Ashleigh), Pinkie Pie (%cAndrea Libman%), Fluttershy (Andrea) and Rarity (%cTabitha St. Germain%). The movie also features %cEmily Blunt% as Tempest Shadow, a broken-horn unicorn and lieutenant to the Storm King, %cZoe Saldana% as Captain Celaeno and %cSia Furler% as Songbird Serenade.
Directed by Jayson Thiessen based on the beloved toy franchise, "My Little Pony: The Movie" is coming to theaters in the United States on October 6, with Sia also performing an original song. Other stars providing the voices of the ponies and the manes in the upcoming animated flick include %cMichael Pena%, %cKristin Chenoweth%, %cUzo Aduba% and %cTaye Diggs%.