Hibi Marina, December 2017
|Born||December 17, 2002|
|Agency||UP-FRONT PROMOTION (2017-)|
|Associated Acts||Hello Pro Kenshuusei|
|Hello Pro Kenshuusei Information|
|Time in Group||1 Year, 0 Months, 15 Days|
Hibi Marina was born on December 17, 2002 in Osaka, Japan.
Prior to joining Hello! Project, she was a junior model for Dream Girls magazine, and had also modeled for JS Girl magazine.
In 2015, Hibi attended dance lessons at the E.d.M (Envoyer de MaSaKo) Studio in Osaka.
On March 6, it was announced that Hibi had joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei alongside Shimakura Rika, Eguchi Saya, Doi Rena, Okamura Minami, Matsunaga Riai, Yamada Ichigo, and Nakayama Natsume. She was introduced at the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 3gatsu ~Marching!~ on March 11.
Hibi's mother is named Maki. They took dance lessons together at E.d.M Studio.
As of April 2017, Hibi is currently in her last year of middle school.
Hibi's given name, Marina, means "hemp" (麻; ma), "village" (里; ri), and "what" (那; na).
- Hibiko (ひびこ): Used by Yamazaki Yuhane, and Hibi says its her favorite nickname.
- Special Skill: Snowboarding
- Hobbies: Dancing, looking at goods of Hello! Project seniors
- Favorite Music Genre: J-pop
- Favorite Sport: Dance
- Favorite School Subject: Math
- Motto: Jibun rashiku (自分らしく; Be yourself)
- Favorite Food: Chocolate, banana and zousui (Japanese congee) and candied sweet potato
- Favorite Color: Orange
- Charm Point: Her broad forehead
- Looks Up To: Suzuki Airi, Akiyama Mao
- [2017-] Hello! Project Station
- She had previously met her Hello Pro Kenshuusei generation-mate Okamura Minami in 2016.
- She shares the same given name with LoVendoЯ member Okada Marina.
- She has 0.2 vision and wears contacts.
- ↑ "ハロプロ研修生に新メンバーが加入！" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-03-06.
- ↑ https://twitter.com/tozamasan/status/840463040944332800