|Height||157 cm (5 ft 2 in)|
Reina Ueda (上田 麗奈 Ueda Reina, born January 17, 1994) is a Japanese voice actress and singer from Toyama Prefecture. She is affiliated with 81 Produce. Beginning her career as a voice actress in 2012, her first main role was Naru Sekiya, the protagonist of the 2014 anime series Hanayamata. She is also known for her roles as Mira Yurisaki in Dimension W, Hane Sakura in Bakuon!!, Mallow in Pokémon: Sun & Moon, Shiori Shinomiya in Sakura Quest, and Akane Shinjō in SSSS.Gridman. She was one of the recipients of the Best New Actress Award in the 9th Seiyu Awards in 2015. She released a mini-album in 2016, and her first solo single in 2018.
Ueda was born in Toyama Prefecture on January 17, 1994. From an early age, she had an interest in performing, joining her school's theater club in elementary. While a member of her junior high school's theater club, she became interested in becoming a voice actress after interacting with a club member who wanted to pursue that profession. She decided to become a voice actor because, among other reasons, she wanted to change her personality. During her third year of high school, she applied for a voice acting audition only three days before an deadline of it.
Ueda won the Second Class Grand Prix in an audition held by the agency 81 Produce in 2011, and formally joined the agency the following year. Her first role was in the anime series Inazuma Eleven: Chrono Stone. She also became part of the voice actor unit Anisoni∀ together with three other 81 Produce newcomers: Rie Takahashi, Chiyeri Hayashida, and Kayoto Tsumita. In 2013, she voiced 18 sisters in the anime series Tesagure! Bukatsu-mono.
In 2014, Ueda was cast in her first main role as Naru Sekiya, the protagonist of the anime series Hanayamata; she and her co-stars performed the series' opening theme "Hana wa Odoreya Iroha ni Ho" (花ハ踊レヤいろはにほ Dancing in the Scent of Flowers) under the name Team Hanayamata. The following year, she was cast as Meika Katai in Mikagura School Suite, Mikan Akemi in My Monster Secret, and Elena Arshavina in World Break: Aria of Curse for a Holy Swordsman. She was also one of three recipients of the Best New Actress Award at the 9th Seiyu Awards.
In 2016, Ueda played the role of Hane Sakura, the protagonist of the anime series Bakuon!!; she and her co-stars performed the show's ending theme "Buon! Buon! Ride On!!" (ぶぉん! ぶぉん! らいど・おん! Buon! Buon! Raido On!). She was also cast as Lily Shirogane in Aikatsu Stars!, Mira Yurisaki in Dimension W, Sophie Noelle in Kuromukuro, and Mallow in Pokémon: Sun & Moon. That same year, she made her debut as a singer, releasing the mini-album RefRain on December 21.
In 2017, Ueda played the roles of Hiromi Maiharu in Minami Kamakura High School Girls Cycling Club and Shiori Shinomiya in Sakura Quest. She also made an appearance at New Jersey's AnimeNEXT event in April.
In 2018, she played the roles of Arthur Pendragon in Märchen Mädchen and Akane Shinjō in SSSS.Gridman. She also released her first solo single "Sleepland" on February 7, 2018; the title track is used as the ending theme to Märchen Mädchen.
In 2019, she was cast as Miyako Hoshino in Wataten!: An Angel Flew Down to Me and Gray in The Case Files of Lord El-Melloi II: Rail Zeppelin Grace Note.
She says it's easy to sing a song which has fast tempo and cheerful melody when singing a character-song. However, when singing a song wiht her own name, she likes to sing a song in slow tempo and calmly.
She has the principle that she doesn't drink alcohol at home. This is because drinking at home doesn't make her happy as home is where she lives a life everyday and sense of reality exists.
As she loves Toyama prefecture, her hometown, she travelled there with her colleagues and hopes to go on a location there. She commented "I want to make people in Toyama get to know her by doing narration in planetarium or doing voice cast of Yuru-Chara, costumed mascot character devised for PR purposes by local governments"
She says she tends to get right into her role. So she became unable to talk with other people well when she had acted Akane Shinjo, a character of "SSSS.GRIDMAN" 
Anime television series
- Cardfight!! Vanguard: Link Joker Hen, Iwase, Maki Nagashiro
- Inazuma Eleven GO Galaxy, Katra Paige
- Infinite Stratos 2, Shizune Takatsuki
- Tesagure! Bukatsu-mono, Mobuko Sonota and other following sisters
- Tamagotchi! Miracle Friends, Claricetchi
- Cardfight!! Vanguard: Legion Mate-Hen, Alice Careyたまごっち
- Cross Ange: Rondo of Angel and Dragon, Tanya Zabirova
- Hanayamata, Naru Sekiya
- Go-go Tamagotchi!, Lamertchi, Suzune
- One Week Friends, Ōta
- Rail Wars!, Tomomi Ōito
- Terror in Resonance, Haruka Shibazaki
- Tesagure! Bukatsu-mono Encore, Mobuko Sonota
- Tokyo Ghoul, Jiro, Hideyoshi Nagachika (child), Taguchi, Misato Gori
- When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace, Naoe Hagiura
- Aikatsu!, Yayoi Hanawa
- Anti-Magic Academy: The 35th Test Platoon, Ōka Ōtori
- Blood Blockade Battlefront, Neyka
- Hacka Doll the Animation, Hacka Doll #4
- Mikagura School Suite, Meika Katai
- My Monster Secret, Mikan Akemi
- PriPara, Ajimi Kiki
- Rolling Girls, Momo Fujiwara
- Tesagure! Bukatsu-mono: Spin-off Puru Purun Sharumu to Asobō, Mobuko Sonota
- Tokyo Ghoul √A, Jiro, Misato Gori, Shizuku Kawakami
- World Break: Aria of Curse for a Holy Swordsman, Elena Arshavina
- Aikatsu Stars!, Lily Shirogane
- Bakuon!!, Hane Sakura
- Dimension W, Mira Yurisaki
- Kuromukuro, Sophie Noelle
- Pocket Monsters: Sun & Moon, Mao
- PriPara, Jululu, Jewlie, Ajimi Kiki
- ReLIFE, An Onoya
- Scorching Ping Pong Girls, Kumami Tsukinowa
- ID-0, Alice
- Idol Incidents, Sachie Kondō
- Idol Time PriPara, Mimiko Jigoku
- Land of the Lustrous, Hemimorphite
- Little Witch Academia, Jasminka Antonenko, Marjolaine (ep. 13)
- Minami Kamakura High School Girls Cycling Club, Hiromi Maiharu
- Recovery of an MMO Junkie, Lily
- Restaurant to Another World, Adelheid
- Sakura Quest, Shiori Shinomiya
- Caligula, μ
- Comic Girls, Suzu Fūra
- Ingress: The Animation, Sarah
- Kakuriyo: Bed and Breakfast for Spirits, Shizuna
- Märchen Mädchen, Arthur Pendragon
- My Hero Academia 3, Saiko Intelli (ep. 55)
- Real Girl, Sumie Ayado
- Record of Grancrest War, Aishela
- SSSS.Gridman, Akane Shinjō
- Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Kanao Tsuyuri
- Dr. Stone, Ruri
- Fruits Basket, Kisa Soma
- Grimms Notes The Animation, Reina, Cinderella
- I'm From Japan, Komachi Yuze
- Real Girl 2nd Season, Sumie Ayado
- The Case Files of Lord El-Melloi II: Rail Zeppelin Grace Note, Gray
- Wataten!: An Angel Flew Down to Me, Miyako Hoshino
- Harmonie (2014), Juri Makina
- Little Witch Academia: The Enchanted Parade (2015), Jasminka Antonenko
- PriPara Mi~nna no Akogare Let's Go PriPari (2016), Ajimi Kiki
Original net animations
- Idole Master MillionLive！(2013), Umi Kosaka
- Granblue Fantasy (2014), Pengy
- Girls' Frontline (2016), Carcano M1891, Carcano M91∕38
- Azur Lane (2017), Izumo, Emile Bertin
- SINoALICE (2017), Snow White
- THE IDOLM@STER MILLION LIVE! THEATER DAYS (2017): Umi Kosaka
- Magia Record (2017): Aimi Eri
- Kirby Star Allies (2018), Francisca
- Fate/Grand Order (2019), Gray
- Death March Club (2020), Reycho
- Rockman X Dive (2020), Rico
- Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings (2017), Lucia Borthayre
|No.||Release Date||Title||Identification Number||Oricon
|1||February 7, 2018||sleepland||LACM-14724 (Artist Edition),
LACM-14725 (Anime Edition)
|24||sleepland: Märchen Mädchen ED
Dare mo Watashi wo Shiranai Sekai e: Märchen Mädchen image song
|No.||Release Date||Title||Identification Number||Oricon |
|1||December 21, 2016||RefRain||LACA-15617||54|
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