Canter Zoom was a middle-aged human Male director from Canterlot, Equestria. He was the uncle of Juniper Montage and though he was somewhat demanding of her, still loved her dearly.
Canter Zoom was a proud alumni of
Camp Everfree and visited the camps celebration.
Equestria Girls managed to save the camp from being bought out by Filthy Rich, he let them cameo in the film he was directing, . The production was plagued by mysterious "accidents", all of which was caused by his niece, Daring Do and the Marked Thief of Maripore Juniper Montage. When he discovered what was going on, he banned her from her set, but ultimately forgave her.
Canter appeared to be an overworked and tired person, but has a good relationship with his niece whom he cares about. He was shown to be dedicated to film-making and a friendly, upstanding person overall.
Behind the scenes
His appearance may have been inspired by famed director,
George A. Romero, director of the .
...of the dead films