This just in from the Hasbro investor meeting stream
A "My Little Pony" Feature movie, under the new "Allspark" Pictures, is in the works
This sounds like a REGULAR PONY MOVIE (as they made no mention of Equestria Girls)
More on this as it develops!
HASBRO CONFIRMS FOR 2017
From the stream: "We have 2 movies we are currently developing under our new film label; Allspark Pictures. These films are "My Little Pony" and "Jem and the Holograms". Building on the global success of My Little Pony, we recently announced we are developing a My Little Pony Animated Feature. We've hired a great writer with strong credentials in animated film."
UPDATE: CONFIRMED IN VARIETY
Hasbro Studios has given the greenlight to a “My Little Pony” movie, with plans to release the animated film in 2017.The article goes on to confirm Joe Ballarini as the writer of the movie.
The film will join “Jem and the Holograms” as the first to be produced through Allspark Pictures, a new label through which the company will self-finance or pair up with other companies to co-finance a slate of film projects.
Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Prods. already is co-producing the live action “Jem,” with Universal Pictures co-financing the movie’s budget. The studio has dated the film for release on Oct. 23, 2015.
Hasbro Studios will take the reigns of “My Little Pony,” producing and financing it in-house. It is in discussion with studios to release the film “on the broadest possible number of screens,” said Hasbro Studios president Stephen Davis. “We’ve very excited about the potential of that movie.”
The stream also confirmed that a Jem and the Holograms live-action movie is still in production, and that Rainbow Rocks sold 37 percent more tickets than the first.
Hasbro reports that the Hub had finally become profitable before becoming Discovery Family.