Tanaka Anri
Tanaka Anri, 2013
Nicknames Anchan (アンちゃん?)
Birth Info
Born April 25, 1991 (1991-04-25) (age 28)
Origin Tokyo, Japan
Blood Type O
Zodiac Sign Taurus Taurus
Height 155cm
Professional Info
Genres J-Pop
Occupation Idol, Singer
Years Active 2004-2010
Agency UP-FRONT AGENCY (2004-2010)
Label UP-FRONT WORKS (2004-2010)
Associated Acts Hello Pro Kenshuusei
Hello Pro Egg Info
Joined June 2004
Generation 1st Generation
Left 2010

Tanaka Anri (田中杏里) is a former member of Hello Pro Egg under Hello! Project. She joined in 2004 as a member of Hello Pro Egg through the auditions held.

In late 2010, Tanaka withdrew from Hello Pro Egg.



Tanaka Anri, 2013


Tanaka Anri, March 2010


Tanaka Anri, April 2009


Tanaka Anri, 2008


Tanaka Anri, 2007


In 2002, Tanaka was a member of the entertainment agency Moon The Child.


Tanaka Anri joined Hello! Project as a member of Hello Pro Egg in June 2004 when she passed the auditions alongside twenty-nine other girls. The aim of the group was to prepare the young girls for their debut into the world of entertainment, as such Tanaka received free dance and vocal training alongside the other Eggs.

In September 2004, Tanaka joined Gatas Brilhantes H.P. as a trainee alongside Kawashima, Korenaga and Mutou.

In November she participated in the 2004 Osaka and Tokyo Hello! Project Sports Festival.


Tanaka continued her training and performed as a backing dancer along with the other Eggs during Hello! Project concerts. In 2006 she once again participated in the Hello! Project 2006 Sports Festival.


She, along with all of the members of Hello Pro Egg, officially debuted in concert- in the Shinjin Kouen concert series.


Sometime in late 2010, Tanaka left Hello Pro Egg.


On November 25, 2011 it was announced that Tanaka would be joining the talent agency “Macbee Pro”, The agency is co-produced by the makers of the Bijin Tenkei app.


On May 18, it was announced that she graduated from Macbee Pro.

On October 20, she auditioned for Saitama Gotoji Idol Project.


  • Name: Tanaka Anri (田中杏里)
  • Nickname: Anchan (アンちゃん)
  • Birthdate: April 25, 1991 (1991-04-25) (age 28)
  • Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
  • Western Zodiac: Taurus
  • Eastern Zodiac: Goat
  • Bloodtype: O
  • Height: 155cm
  • Specialty: Running, Cooking
  • Dislikes: Snakes
  • Favorite Food: Cherries
  • Least Favorite Food: Eggplant
  • Looks Up To: Matsuura Aya
  • Hello! Project groups:



  • [2008.05.25] Hello Pro Egg Delivery Station! 04 (ハロプロエッグデリバリーステーション!04)
  • [2005.??.??] Hello! Project 2005 Winter All Stars Dairanbu


  • [2003] Mogu Mogu GOMBO (モグモグGOMBO)


  • [2004.??.??] 2004 Osaka and Tokyo Hello! Project Sports Festival


  • She enrolled in Tokyo Woman's Christian University in 2010.
  • Has a habit of subconciously making weird faces.
  • Her favorite spot is her room.
  • Her Little Gatas and Gatas Brilhantes HP uniform number was #16.
  • She stopped playing futsal in August 2006 to focus on her academics
  • She started as a Gatas Brilhantes trainee with Kawashima, Korenaga and Mutou (September 2004).
  • She went to Osaka and Tokyo's H!P Sports Festival (November 2004).
  • She shares the same last name with former Morning Musume member, Tanaka Reina, and former Hello Pro Kenshuusei member, Tanaka Karen.
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