The final season of the animated series “My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic” will feature a lesbian couple, BuzzFeed News reports.
In an upcoming episode, female ponies Aunt Holiday and Auntie Lofty take care of adolescent-aged Scootaloo.
Michael Vogel, a writer and producer for the kids’ show, confirmed on Twitter that the two horses are a couple.
What a cute couple!!!!! https://t.co/h7EroakFpQ
— mktoon (@mktoon) October 11, 2017
— mktoon (@mktoon) June 10, 2019
Nicole Dubuc, who also works on the show, told the news outlet that ”it’s fantastic that we can show that what truly defines a family is love — that, to me, is the core of My Little Pony.”