Tanaka Anri (田中杏里)
- Nickname: Anchan (アンちゃん)
- Birthdate: April 25, 1991
- Astrological Sign: Taurus
- Bloodtype: O
- Height: 155cm
- Specialty: Running
- Dislikes: Snakes
- Favorite Food: Cherries
- Least Favorite Food: Eggplant
- Looks Up To: Matsuura Aya
Tanaka Anri joined Hello! Project as a member of Hello! Pro Egg in June 2004 when she passed the auditions alongside thirty-two other girls.
The aim of the group was to prepare the young girls for their debut into the world of entertainment, as such Fukuda Kanon recieved free dance and vocal training alongside the other Eggs. In September 2004, Tanaka joined Gatas Brilhantes H.P. as a trainee alongside Kawashima Miyuki, Korenaga Miki and Mutou Mika. In November she participated in the 2004 Osaka and Tokyo “Hello! Project Sports Festival”.
She 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”.
In 2007, all of the members of Hello! Pro Egg officially debuted in concert in the Shinjin Kouen concert series.
- Eat’s rice for breakfast.
- Has a habit of subconciously making weird faces.
- Her favorite spot is her room.
- Was a member of Gatas Brilhantes H.P. futsal trainee group Little Gatas, and Mix Gatas, but quit to focus on academics.
- Her uniform number was #16.
- Was on Nippon TV’s “Mogu Mogu GOMBO!” several times before becoming a member of Hello! Pro Egg.
- Made her first concert appearance at Hello! Project 2005 Winter All Stars Dairanbu.
- Hello! Pro Egg (2004 – 2011)