Twyla is one of the supporting characters in the 2006 animated film, Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses. She is an orange kitten belong to Princess Genevieve who, like her owner, loves to dance and pretends to be fearless like a tiger.
She is voice by Nicole Oliver, who also voiced The Sorceress of Castle GraySkull in He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, Carlita in Barbie of Swan Lake, Princess Ashlyn in the same movie, Princess Celestia in My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Zoe Trent in Littlest Pet Shop, and villains Henna in Barbie: Mariposa and Her Butterfly Fairy Friends and Dame Devin in Barbie: Princess Charm School.
When the 11 princesses arrives in the dinning room, whom had a rich meal with their father Randolph, Twyla willingly is bumped into a little spoon on the dinning table. It didn't matter that the spoon dropped gently just when Genevieve considerably arrived, slowly talking to her father while holding Twyla. Genevieve and her sisters eating out the foods to leave after the kingdom, Twyla stayed with Randolph who was here that drinks the milk on the tops of table. She meets with Derek and Felix to make Genevieve share a dance with them and they were looks for the new shoes. If has Genevieve and her sisters were dancing together, where Twyla danced then she almost falls and stood it.
Soon that cannot too late, Twyla meets with Brutus, a monkey who scary with her in hard trouble that did not trash to casually touch Twyla's body at worthy that forcing on her being escapes. However, Twyla watching Genevieve and Randolph playing the chess, she later meeting Rowena, the woman who is Randolph's cousin was upbringing all of the princesses whatever then her turned out to stage a coup to dominant the kingdom or abused him. During the triplets birthday, Twyla is her planning to let Genevieve and her sisters celebration of their birthday. When Brutus was slip into the circle bedroom, opened a several chests to steal the boxes and books.
Twyla is annoying on him that knows his stole the ballet shoes to go straight out as well when she never stop him. Twyla, Genevieve, and the princesses are comes into the magical world. Twyla, who helps Genevieve and Derek to doing right things that they are must stops Rowena by their overall mission. At the time, Twyla following Genevieve and Derek to sneak into the kingdom together. Randolph, who is being sick and gets poisoned by Rowena, Genevieve tries to saving her father and facing her, Twyla discovered that Felix was abused by Brutus. Twyla used the mouse trap to deal with Brutus, Felix thanks to Twyla that he called her is the little tiger.
After Genevieve successfully defeating Rowena and save Randolph, Twyla and Felix last seen to saw Genevieve dancing with Derek, Randolph, and the most princesses together during the wedding.
Twyla is a lovable kitten who is very loyal to Genevieve, her sisters, her father, and to any of her friends. Like Genevieve, Twyla enjoys dancing. Whenever Genevieve is sad or happy, Twyla feels the same way as her owner does.
Meanwhile, she tried to scare Brutus, Rowena's monkey, by telling him she was related to the tigers of India, but he wasn't fooled. She dislikes Brutus because he antagonizes her, but she likes Felix, Derek's parrot even though Felix misinterpreted that when they first met.
Also, Twyla manages to fully prove that by saving Felix from Brutus by putting on a mouse trap on Brutus's tail. Despite being small for her size, Twyla is able to defend herself and those she likes.
Twyla is small ginger kitten with green eyes. She believes she descends from Indian tigers. She was white fur around her eyes, nose and mouth, chest and paws. Twyla wears a little pink bow around her neck.
- When not interacting with humans, Twyla can speak to other animals such as Brutus and Felix.
- Twyla is the third cat to be owned by a Barbie character; first being Serafina and second being Wolfie who are both from the movie Barbie: The Princess and the Pauper.