Max Gilardi (also known as Hotdiggedydemon; b. January 28, 1988) is an animator, voice actor, and YouTuber who is the creator of the PONY.MOV series. He has also made other well-known animated web series, such as: Wacky Game Jokez, 4 Kids!, Jerry, and Spookyville, USA.

He also provided the voices for Spike, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Fluttershy, and Pinkie Pie (taking over for Arin Hanson). Other characters he voiced included: Paco, Discord, Creature Dinosaur, R-Dash 5000, Lyra Sanchez, Bon Bon, Big Macintosh, Cackle the Demon Head, the large Mexican man, Real Dinosaur Man, the video game Sweetie Belle, Octavia, June, and Zub.