Emily Blunt to star in My Little Pony movie | EW.com

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Emily Blunt saddles up for My Little Pony movie

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Emily Blunt hasn’t said neigh to lending her voice to the upcoming My Little Pony movie.

Hasbro and Lionsgate announced that the Sicario star has joined the voice cast of the upcoming cinematic entry in the My Little Pony franchise as a new, unspecified character. She joins the previously announced Kristen Chenoweth, as well as the voice actors behind the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic main characters: Ashleigh Ball, Andrea Libman, Tara Tabitha St. Germain, Tara Strong, and Cathy Weseluck.

The film will focus on the “Mane 6” ponies of Ponyville — Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy, and Rarity — as they go on an adventure to save their home when a dark new force endangers the land.

Directed by Jayson Theissen, My Little Pony The Movie is set to hit theaters on Nov. 3, 2017.