PJ Sparkles is the main protagonist of the television special with the same name. She was once an a young orphan girl named P.J. living in Mrs. Omally's Orphanage rides out one night on the orphanage's withered old horse Blaze. Every time P.J. makes a friend, they're adopted and P.J. finds herself alone again, so she goes out to wish on a star for someone to love her. P.J. soon finds herself in Twinkle Town, a small village full of nameless children whom have also been wishing for a leader to love and guide them. Also, Blaze's appearance has changed and he can talk. P.J. takes on the last name Sparkles, gives the children of Twinkle Town names, and becomes their leader.
She was voiced by Jodi Benson who voiced Ariel, Thumbelina, Barbie (Toy Story), Lady in the sequel, Anita Radcliffe in the sequel, Jenna in the Balto sequels, Patsy Smiles and Jane Doe from Camp Lazlo, and Helen of Troy in Disney's Hercules (TV show).