|Born||January 3, 1979|
Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
|Occupation||Voice actress, singer|
(m. 2012; div. 2018)
Rie Tanaka (田中 理恵 Tanaka Rie, born January 3, 1979, in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan) is a Japanese voice actress and singer. Notable among her numerous roles in anime are Lacus Clyne in Mobile Suit Gundam Seed and Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny, Chi in Chobits, Minna-Dietlinde Wilcke in Strike Witches and Suigintou in the anime adaptation of Rozen Maiden. In video games, she provides the voice of title character Neptune in the Hyperdimension Neptunia franchise.
- 1 Music career
- 2 Personal life
- 3 Filmography
- 4 Discography
- 5 References
- 6 External links
As well as being an actress, Tanaka is also a singer. Tanaka has released three albums: Garnet, 24 Wishes and Kokoro, but did not gain much success. Tanaka is also a member of the Steel Angels, a singing trio composed of the three lead voice actors of Steel Angel Kurumi, together with Atsuko Enomoto and Masayo Kurata. Tanaka published a photo collection called Irodorie in May 2009.
Tanaka married fellow Japanese voice actor Kōichi Yamadera on June 17, 2012. She had a fan club called Cafe de Rie that ran until 2012. On June 23, 2013, a man with a knife intruded a Neptunia promotion where Tanaka was present, yelling "Give me Tanaka! I am the victim!" In the hustle Tanaka fell and bruised her knee. After the incident, she took a break from Twitter. and later returned in 2015. In August 2018, they announced they have filed for divorce.
|2011||Kamen Rider Fourze||Virgo Zodiarts, Shun Daimonji's Mother||Ep. 18 - 42 (Virgo Zodiarts), 41 (Shun Daimonji's Mother)|||
|2011||Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Fourze & OOO: Movie War Mega Max||Virgo Zodiarts||Movie|
|Akaneiro ni Somaru Saka||Mitsuki Siina|||
|Hayate the Combat Butler||Maria|||
|Macross Frontier||Monica Lange|||
|Squid Girl||Aizawa Chizuru|||
|Shounen Onmyouji: Kazane-hen|||
|Karakurizōshi Ayatsuri Sakon||Suzuna unknown
|My Bride is a Mermaid||Seto-chan|||
|Wanna Be the Strongest in the World||Kazama|||
|Title||Role||Voice dub for||Notes||Source|
|Justice League||Mera||Amber Heard|||
Songs anime/video games
- Azumanga Daioh
- Oishii Kimitachi (Yomi's image song)
- Sorezore no One Way (Yomi's second image song)
- Bakuretsu Tenshi – Breathe (Sei's image song)
- Raison d'être (ED1) (Reason To Be)
- Ningyo hime (ED2) (Doll/Mermaid Princess)
- I Hear You Everywhere (Chi image song)
- Hitomi no Tonneru
- Shiranai Sora
- Dual! Parallel Trouble Adventure
- "DUAL!" (alternate version in episode 14)
- Mega Man Zero Soundtracks
- Gundam SEED
- Shizuka na Yoru ni (静かな夜に, In the Quiet Night)
- Mizu no Akashi (水の証, Token of Water)
- Hayate no Gotoku!
- Epu Romanesque (Maria character song)
- Kakurenbo (2nd character song)
- Kanpeki, Egao Desu
- Gundam SEED Destiny
- Fields of Hope
- Quiet Night C.E. 73
- Hyperdimension Neptunia
- Lady Cool -パープルハート- (Neptune's image song)
- スマイル・スパイラル (Neptune/Nepgear image song, performed with Yui Horie)
- Hanaukyo Maid Tai – Song of the Hanaukyo Maid team
- Hanaukyo Maid Tai La Verite – Voice of heart
- Mabinogi – Eternal (for the commercial of the Mabinogi game in Japan)
Released May 22, 2002, Victor Entertainment.
- Raison d'être
- Hitomi no Tunnel
- Raison d'être (Original Karaoke)
Released August 21, 2002, Victor Entertainment.
- Ningyo Hime
- Soshite Sekai wa Kyomo Hajimaru -Chii Ver.-
- Kata Koto no Koi -Chii Ver.-
- Ningyo Hime (without Rie)
Yasashii Jikan no Naka de
Released August 10, 2009, label unknown.
- Yasashii Jikan no Naka de
- Yasashii Jikan no Naka de (Piano version)
- Yasashii Jikan no Naka de ~Instrumental~
Released February 7, 2001, Aniplex Music.
- Eien ni Shinyu (a cappella version)
- Boku wa kimi ga suki
- Have You Never Been Mellow
- KISS Kara Hajimaru Miracle (Jazz Version)
- Like a favorite song
- Umi no mieru oka de
- Anata ni nita hito
Released January 3, 2003, Victor Entertainment.
Release: October 20, 2010, Geneon Universal.
- Let it be
- in or out?
- Tsuki to Dance (月とダンス Dance with the Moon)
- Ningyo Hime no Namida (人魚姫の涙 Mermaid Princess' tears)
- Kokoro (ココロ Heart)
- Sora Tobu Pierrot (空飛ぶピエロ)
Chara de Rie
Released September 10, 2003, Victor Entertainment. The album reached #34 on Oricon weekly chart and stayed on charts in 4 weeks.
- Katakoto no Koi -Chii Ver.-
- Let Me Be With You -Chii Ver.-
- Soshite Sekai wa Kyou mo Hajimaru -Chii Ver.-
- Mizu no Akashi -Acoustic Ver.-
- Shizuka na Yoru ni
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- Cavallaro, Dani (January 2006). The Animé Art of Hayao Miyazaki. McFarland. pp. 186–. ISBN 978-0-7864-2369-9. Retrieved June 25, 2011.
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- "Voice Actor Kouichi Yamadera, Voice Actress Rie Tanaka Get Married (Update 2)". Anime News Network. June 17, 2012. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Voice Actress Rie Tanaka's Fan Club to Shut Down". Anime News Network. June 19, 2012. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Man Who Disrupted Neptunia Event Charged With Carrying Knife". Anime News Network. June 22, 2013. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "恐怖！暴漢持刀大鬧《超次元戰記 戰機少女》動畫首映會，導致「田中理恵」等聲優逃難受傷。". CCSX Makes ACG NEWS 支店. June 24, 2013.
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- "Rie Tanaka Returns to Twitter 2 Years After Attack at Event". Anime News Network. August 27, 2015. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
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- "Miami Guns Official Press Release". Anime News Network. July 11, 2003. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Sound Decision - Chobits 002". Anime News Network. October 19, 2003. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "HoiHoi-san Legacy Anime's 1st Special Trailer Posted". Anime News Network. August 11, 2012. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "New Rozen Maiden Anime Reunites Cast, Brings in Studio DEEN". Anime News Network. April 21, 2013. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "New Hayate the Combat Butler Anime's 1st Promo Streamed". Anime News Network. August 10, 2012. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Hayate no Gotoku! Cuties 1st Promo Posted". Anime News Network. March 19, 2013. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Hayate the Combat Butler! Cuties Series' Ad Aired". Anime News Network. March 31, 2013. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Yume-Miru Anime on-chan Gets 2nd Season in November". Anime News Network. September 22, 2010. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Monica Lange". Official Macross Frontier Page: Character Section. Mainichi Broadcasting System. December 2007. Archived from the original on 2013-02-08. Retrieved 2009-04-23.
- "Touhou Anime Project Dōjin DVD at Comiket This Month (Updated)". Anime News Network. December 8, 2008. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Gonzo to Animate Korean MMORPG Dungeon & Fighter (Update 2)". Anime News Network. August 24, 2008. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Ika Musume/Squid Girl Gets 2nd TV Anime Season (Updated)". Anime News Network. February 20, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Viki Site Streams Leiji Matsumoto's Ozma Anime Worldwide". Anime News Network. March 15, 2012. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Muv-Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse Anime's Long Promo Streamed". Anime News Network. May 20, 2012. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Time of Eve Sci-Fi Film's New Footage Previewed". Anime News Network. February 19, 2010. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Persona 3 the Movie #1's Promo, Title, Date, Staff, Cast Revealed". Anime News Network. March 28, 2013. Retrieved January 9, 2015.
- "Rie Tanaka Attends Event For 1st Time Since Attack in 2013". Anime News Network. March 5, 2016. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
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- "CAPCOM：ULTIMATE MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 3 公式サイト". capcom.co.jp (in Japanese). Retrieved September 3, 2018.
- "Casting Voice Game to Include Tales of Scripts". Anime News Network. March 25, 2014. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
- "Honkai Impact 3 Official Website - Fight for all that is beautiful in the world!". asia.honkaiimpact3.com (in Chinese). Retrieved 2018-06-17.
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- "Sekai de Ichiban Tsuyoku Naritai! Manga Has TV Anime in the Works (Updated)". Anime News Network. September 29, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2016.
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