Comedian and geek life icon Patton Oswalt will be dipping his hoof into the world of Equestria this month as he guest stars as the voice of a new character, Quibble Pants, in the mid-season premiere of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, airing Saturday, July 30 at 11:30 a.m./10:30C on Discovery Family Channel.
In the Comic-Con themed episode, “Stranger Than Fan Fiction,” Rainbow Dash attends the Daring Do Convention in Manehattan and meets a pony named Quibble Pants, who despises Daring Do as much as she loves it. When the two get wrapped up in a real-life Daring Do adventure, they must settle their differences in order to survive the con!
The cast and creatives behind MLP: Friendship Is Magic will participate in a panelduring San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, July 22 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 6A.
Leading up to the mid-season premiere, Discovery Family Channel is inviting fans to vote for their top-three favorite episodes from the past two seasons from Monday, July 18 through July 27, through discoveryfamilychannel.com/friendship. Fan picks will air ahead of the premiere starting at 10 a.m./9C. The channel is also presenting a week-long “BFF Week with My Little Pony” programming event beginning July 23. Each day through the week at 10 a.m./9C, viewers can watch classic MLP episodes that celebrate the importance of friendship.
Viewers can also help celebrate the magic of friendship and the sixth season of MLP by performing random acts of friendship and encouraging others to “friend it forward” by sharing their amiable acts through social channels with #FriendshipIsMagic and #FriendItForward.