As Head of Storytelling for Hasbro’s Girls brands, McCarthy will drive a multi-year strategy and develop deep story and characters across the Company’s portfolio of brands, including My Little Pony and Littlest Pet Shop.  She will work closely with Hasbro’s brand and design teams to ensure consistent execution across all platforms and will work with film producers on the upcoming My Little Pony animated feature film currently slated for release in 2017.

Prior to her work with the My Little Pony brand, McCarthy has scripted episodes of Disney’s Fish Hooks and Cartoon Network’s Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends. She also served as Story Editor on Cartoon Network’s Class of 3000.