Michael Vogel is a Disney fan, entertainment industry veteran and current writer for My Little Pony Friendship is Magic. Formerly the VP of Development at Hasbro Studios, he lent his energy and enthusiasm to many official My Little Pony panels at pop culture conventions. A recent credit includes Co-executive Producer and Co-writer of My Little Pony The Movie (and many of the songs in the film), but he is now back on the television writing staff working on episodes for Season 8 of the series. He has also penned several My Little Pony children’s books, including the movie-related The Great Princess Caper, Good Night, Baby Flurry Heart and the Ponyville Mysteries chapter books (co-authored with Nicole Dubuc together as “Penumbra Quill”).
Vogel has also worked on G.I. Joe: Renegades, Pound Puppies, Transformers: Prime, Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters, and Transformers: Robots in Disguise.
Prior to his work for Hasbro and it’s My Little Pony properties, Vogel worked at Walt Disney Pictures and Sony Pictures Television.