The fourth hour-length Equestria Girls TV special, Sunset's Backstage Pass, premiered on Discovery Family on July 27, 2019. The Spanish dub of this special aired one month earlier, on June 29, 2019. It was also released on YouTube in six parts from September 17 to October 13, 2019, the first four parts uploaded within two weeks.


Production timeline

  • October 30, 2017The first draft of the script was submitted, with the special's working title as "Starswirled".
  • November 16, 2017: The second draft was submitted.
  • December 21, 2017: The final draft was submitted.
  • February 27, 2018Recording began on this date.
  • February 22, 2019: Production for Sunset's Backstage Pass officially wrapped up.

Synopsis

The Starswirled Music Festival is finally here, and the Mane 7 are going to get their 'glamping' on! Sunset and Pinkie are the most excited to see their favorite band perform but when Equestrian Magic causes a 'Groundhog Day' inspired time loop to start, Sunset gets stuck reliving 'Festival Day 1' forever!

Cast

Main characters
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Sunset Shimmer
02 - Twilight Sparkle (2017).png
Twilight Sparkle
03 - Pinkie Pie (2017).png
Pinkie Pie
04 - Fluttershy (2017).png
Fluttershy
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Rainbow Dash
06 - Rarity (2017).png
Rarity
07 - Applejack (2017).png
Applejack
Other characters
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Trixie
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Derpy
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Lyra Heartstrings
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Sweetie Drops

Gallery

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