Jayson Thiessen

Jayson Thiessen has 20 years experience in the animation industry and is most known for being the supervising director and co-executive producer of the animated television series My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic and its spin-off films Equestria Girls and Rainbow Rocks. He recently directed the 2017 feature film adaptation, My Little Pony: The Movie, based directly on the television series.


RT @mktoon: Wow. My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic lasted almost twice as long as the Confederacy. That's.... making me think some of y'a…

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My Magical Introduction to the World of “Bronies”

By Jayson Thiessen | November 17, 2017

My Magical Introduction to the World of “Bronies”

The longtime director of the My Little Pony TV shows and movies writes of his first time at a fan convention celebrating the franchise.