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Kitahara Rie announced her graduation from NGT48

Kitahara Rie (北原里英) - NGT48Kitahara Rie announced her graduation from NGT48.

This announcement was made by herself on August 21 during a concert celebrating the 2nd anniversary of the NGT48 at the Niigata City History Museum.

Kitahara Rie, nicknamed Kitarie (きたりえ), is the captain of Team NII from NGT48 since 2016. She joined AKB48 in October 2007 as a trainee member (Kenkyuusei) and a 5th generation member of AKB48 ; she was transferred to Team A in 2008 for her debut, Team B in 2009 and Team K as vice-captain in 2012. She became a member of the Team S from SKE48 in 2012 before being transferred to NGT48 in 2015.


Kitahara Rie in Kazoku Game

Kitahara RieAKB48 and SKE48 member Kitahara Rie will appear in the drama Kazoku Game (家族ゲーム).

Kazoku Game will start airing on April 17. The series will be broadcasted every Wednesday at 22:00 on Fuji TV.

The drama is based on the 1983 movie of the same title.

Kitahara Rie will play the role of a high school student who is the girlfriend of the eldest son of the main characters’ family.