Shimakura Rika, December 2017
|Born||August 20, 2000|
|Agency||UP-FRONT PROMOTION (2017-)|
|Associated Acts||Hello Pro Kenshuusei|
|Hello Pro Kenshuusei Information|
|Time in Group||1 Year, 0 Months, 12 Days|
Shimakura Rika was born on August 20, 2000 in Tokyo, Japan.
Shimakura participated in Morning Musume '16 Shinseiki Audition, but failed.
On March 6, it was announced that Shimakura had joined Hello Pro Kenshuusei alongside Hibi Marina, 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.
On February 13, she participated in a fanclub event titled Hello Pro Kenshuusei Special Event in Nagoya ~Hajimemashite! 2~ at Midland Square Cinema 2 alongside Maeda Kokoro, Yamazaki Yuhane and Nishida Shiori, where she performed a cover of Berryz Koubou's 23rd single Maji Bomber!!.
On March 20, she will participate in a fanclub event titled Engeki Joshibu "Bokutachi Karen na Shounen Gasshoudan" DVD Hatsubai Kinen Special Event in Nagoya at Midland Square Cinema 2 alongside Maeda Kokoro, Noguchi Kurumi, Yonemura Kirara, Yamazaki Yuhane and Nishida Shiori.
She has a younger sister.
As of April 2017, Shimakura is currently in her second year of high school.
- Special Skills: Eating watermelon quickly, catching insects
- Hobbies: Watching Hello! Project videos, karaoke, watching movies
- Favorite Music Genres: Hello! Project, Showa era pop, Disney
- Favorite Sport: Badminton
- Favorite School Subject: Physical education
- Motto: Ichinichi ichizen (一日一善; Do one good deed a day)
- Favorite Food: Watermelon and salmon
- Favorite Color: Red
- Charm Point: The dimple which is only on her left side
- Looks Up To: Morito Chisaki, Inoue Rei
- [2017-] Hello! Project Station
- If she could have one wish, she'd like to go back to the age of the dinosaurs.
- ↑ "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