|Birthdate||November 21, 1992|
|Birthplace||Oita City, Oita, Japan|
|Current Age||26 Years Old|
|Social Networks||Ameblo / Instagram / Twitter / Vine / Weibo|
|Idol Career Info|
|Debuted||October, 2007 / AKB48 5th Generation|
Sashihara Rino is a member of HKT48's Team H. She is also a member of Not yet, has a solo career and is the HKT48 theater manager along with Ozaki Atsushi. Furthermore, she is the producer of the idol group =LOVE ("Equal Love"). She announced graduation from HKT48 on December 15, 2018 and will graduate on April 28, 2019 at Yokohama Stadium
- Oita-ken shusshin, Sasshii koto Sashihara Rino desu
- (Born in Oita prefecture, I'm Sashihara Rino, also known as Sasshi)
- あなたの、あなたの、あなたの指原クオリティー覚醒！ 大分県出身、指原莉乃です
- Anata no, anata no, anata no Sashihara KUORITII kakusei! Oita-ken shusshin, Sashihara Rino desu
- (I'll awaken your, your, your Sashihara quality! Born in Oita prefecture, I'm Sashihara Rino)
- On March 1st, had her theatre debut.
- On August 2nd, is promoted to Team B.
- On October 10th, is chosen for her first A-Side Senbatsu for the 10th single, "Oogoe Diamond."
- On July 8th, during the 1st Senbatsu Election, ranks at #27.
- On August 23rd, during the 2009 Team Shuffle, is moved to Takahashi Team A.
- On June 9th, made it into Senbatsu during the 3rd Senbatsu Election, landing on 9th place.
- On January 18th, her first solo photo collection book "Sashiko is released.
- On April 18th, is appointed as Oita City Tour Ambassador.
- On May 2nd, had her solo debut with "Soredemo Suki da yo." She competed with Nogizaka46 live on AKBINGO! to see who would sell more copies. Nogizaka46's Oide, Shampoo won.
- On June 9th, made it into Kami 7 ("God-like 7") during the 4th Senbatsu Election at #4.
- On June 15th, a dating scandal is published in Weekly Bunshun.
- On June 16th, is moved to HKT48 due to her scandal.
- On March 1st, is part of the Senbatsu members for HKT48's 1st single Suki! Suki! Skip!.
- On April 28th, during the AKB48 Group Rinji Soukai, was made HKT48 Theater Manager alongside Ozaki Atsushi.
- On June 8th, during the 5th Senbatsu Election, ranked 1st place and became center for the 32nd AKB48 single, Koi Suru Fortune Cookie.
- On August 21st, Rino's first center Koi Suru Fortune Cookie is released.
- Released on October 10th, was the producer of Matsumura Kaori's solo single "Matsumurabu."
- On December 15th, her first solo photobook "Neko ni Maketa is released.
- On June 1st, ranks #1 in the 7th Senbatsu Election.
- On September 16th, her second AKB48 center "Halloween Night" is released.
- On June 18th, ranks #1 in the 8th Senbatsu Election. This makes her the first and only person to rank #1 two years in a row.
- On August 31st, her third AKB48 center "LOVE TRIP / Shiawase wo Wakenasai" is released. As a reward for ranking 1st two years in a row, the single has two A-sides with Rino in the center position.
- On December 31st, during the NHK Kohaku Utagassen "AKB48 Team Red vs Team White Selection", ranked 2nd.
- On January 28th, announced the creation of a new idol group.
- On February 22nd, her concurrent position as a STU48 member and her role as the STU48 Theater manager is announced.
- On April 29th, announced the name of her new idol group to be "=LOVE" (Equal Love).
- On June 17th, during the 9th Senbatsu Election, ranked #1. This makes her the first and only person to rank #1 three years in a row.
- On September 6th, her idol group =LOVE released their first single "=LOVE."
- On November 25th, announced that she will cancel her concurrent position with STU48.
- On November 12th, announced auditions for a sister group of =LOVE.
- On December 15th, announced her graduation.
AKB48 Senbatsu Elections
- 1st Senbatsu Election - #27 (Undergirls)
- 2nd Senbatsu Election - #19 (Senbatsu)
- 3rd Senbatsu Election - #9 (Media Senbatsu)
- 4th Senbatsu Election - #4 (Senbatsu) (Kami 7)
- 5th Senbatsu Election - #1 (Center) (Kami 7)
- 6th Senbatsu Election - #2 (Senbatsu) (Kami 7)
- 7th Senbatsu Election - #1 (Center) (Kami 7)
- 8th Senbatsu Election - #1 (Center) (Kami 7)
- 9th Senbatsu Election - #1 (Center) (Kami 7)
- 10th Senbatsu Election - Didn't Participate
AKB48 Janken Tournaments
- 1st Janken Taikai - Round 2 (Lost to Nakatsuka Tomomi)
- 2nd Janken Taikai - Round 3 (Lost to Maeda Ami)
|01|| Soredemo Suki da yo
|02|| Ikuji Nashi Masquerade
(意気地なしマスカレード) (with AnRiRe)
- AKB48 Kenkyuusei → Team B → Team A → HKT48 → Team H → Team H and STU48 → Team H
- Joined AKB48 as a Kenkyuusei on October 6, 2007
- Promoted to Team B on August 2, 2008
- Transferred to Team A on August 23, 2009 (2009 Team Shuffle)
- Transferred to HKT48 on June 16, 2012 (Last performance as an AKB48 member: July 23, 2012)
- Promoted to Team H on July 5, 2012
- Has a Concurrent Position as HKT48 theater manager since April 28, 2013 (AKB48 Group Rinji Soukai)
- Started a Concurrent Position as STU48 member and manager since February 23, 2017
- Ended Concurrent Position as STU48 member and manager on November 25, 2017
- Suki! Suki! Skip!
- Melon Juice
- Sakura, Minna de Tabeta
- Hikaeme I love you!
- 12 Byou
- 74okubun no 1 no Kimi e
- Saikou ka yo
- Bagutte Iijan (Center)
- Kiss wa Matsushikanai no Deshouka?
- Hayaokuri Calendar
- Ishi (Center)
- Onegai Valentine (Suki! Suki! Skip!)
- Ima ga Ichiban (Suki! Suki! Skip!)
- Seifuku no Bambi (Suki! Suki! Skip!) (Center)
- Doro no Metronome (Melon Juice)
- Namioto no Orugoru (Melon Juice) (Center)
- Kimi wa Doushite? (Sakura, Minna de Tabeta) (WCenter with Tashima Meru)
- Kidoku Suru (Sakura, Minna de Tabeta)
- Kimi no Koto ga Suki yaken (Sakura, Minna de Tabeta)
- Ima, Kimi wo Omou (Hikaeme I love you!)
- Idol no Oujya (Hikaeme I love you!) (Center with Kodama Haruka & Tashima Meru)
- Rock da yo, jinsei wa... (12 Byou)
- Chameleon Joshikousei (12 Byou)
- Tasogare no Tandem (Shekarashika!)
- Buddy (Shekarashika!)
- Chain of love (74okubun no 1 no Kimi e)
- Yume Hitotsu (Saikou ka yo)
- Yozora no Tsuki wo Nomikomou (Saikou ka yo) (WCenter with Kodama Haruka)
- Hitsuzenteki Koibito (Bagutte Iijan)
- Kisetsu no Sei ni Shitaku wa nai (Hayaokuri Calendar)
- Dare Yori Te wo Furou (Ishi) (Center)
- Itsudatte Soba ni Iru (Ishi) (Center)
- Seventeen (SET LIST ~Greatest Songs~ Kanzen ban)
- Anata ga Ite Kureta kara (SET LIST ~Greatest Songs~ Kanzen ban)
- Baby! Baby! Baby! 2010 (Kamikyokutachi)
- Kimi to Niji to Taiyou to (Kamikyokutachi)
- Shoujotachi yo (Koko ni Ita Koto)
- Kaze no Yukue (Koko ni Ita Koto)
- Koko ni Ita Koto (Koko ni Ita Koto)
- First Rabbit (1830m)
- Renai Sousenkyo (1830m) (Center)
- Itterasshai (1830m)
- Avocado Janeshi... (1830m) (Duet with Watanabe Mayu)
- Aozora yo Sabishikunai ka? (1830m)
- After Rain (Tsugi no Ashiato)
- Boy Hunt no Houhou Oshiemasu (Tsugi no Ashiato) (WCenter with Shimazaki Haruka)
- Ai no Sonzai (Koko ga Rhodes da, Koko de Tobe!)
- Setsunai Reply (Koko ga Rhodes da, Koko de Tobe!) (Solo)
- Yasashiku Aritai (0 to 1 no Aida) (Duet with Kashiwagi Yuki)
- Get you! (Thumbnail) (WCenter with Sato Masaki)
- Kutsuhimo no Musubikata (Bokutachi wa, Ano Hi no Yoake wo Shitteiru)
- Renai Mukenjigoku (Bokutachi wa, Ano Hi no Yoake wo Shitteiru)
- AKB48 Group
- Fukuoka Dome
- Sapporo Dome
- Osaka Dome
- Nagoya Dome
- Tokyo Dome
- Oita Iichiko Grand Theater
- Miyazaki Shimin Bunka Hall
- Kumamoto Kenritsu Gekijou
- Kagoshima Shimin Bunka Hall
- Saga Shimin Kaikan
- Nagasaki Brick Hall
- Ashita wa Ashita no Kimi ga Umareru
- Aa Mujou
- Japanese Locations
- Taipei, Taiwan
- Hong Kong
- Yokohama Arena
- Hare Ame Nochi Suki♡
- Love Machine
- Kimi no Koto ga Suki Dakara
- Yobisute Fantasy
- Mazariau Mono
- Scandalous ni Ikou
- [2012.01.19] Sashiko (さしこ)
- [2013.12.25] Neko ni Maketa (猫に負けた)
- [2016.03.22] [[Photobooks#Scandal Addiction|Scandal Addiction (スキャンダル中毒)
- Majisuka Gakuen (マジスカ学園) (2010)
- Majisuka Gakuen 2 (マジスカ学園2) (2011)
- Muse no Kagami (2012)
- Kodomo Keisatsu (2012)
- Yuusha Yoshihiko to Akuryou no Kagi (2012)
- Fukuoka Renai Hakusho 7: Hatsukoi no Uta (2012)
- AKB 0ji 59fun!
- Shukan AKB
- AKB48 Nemousu Terebi (Season 3/4/5)
- HKT48 Tonkotsu Mahou Shoujo Gakuin
- HKT48 no Odekake (Presenter)
- Yonpara (With Not yet) (2011)
- Hobbies: Sleeping
- Charm point: Eyes
- Special skill: Trombone
- Good friends with: Oya Shizuka
- Producer of =LOVE
- Member of Culture Club
- She is known for her talent in comedy and MC. She has worked on many variety shows that are not tied to the 48 groups
- In December 2011, Sashihara was chosen as the image character for the online game Maple Story and starred in a series of Maple Story commercials
- Has done update challenges on her social media
- In 2010 she updated her blog 100 times in 24 hours, receiving 35 million page views and around 200,000 comments
- In May of 2011, Sashihara made blogging history by updating her Ameba blog "Sashihara Quality" 200 times in 24 hours. She received 91 million page views and 810,000 comments in this time
- On May 4, 2012, Rino updated her Google+ account 300 times in 24 hours
- Was the producer of Matsumura Kaori's solo single Matsumurabu
- Was a member of the fake group "SONE" with Kitahara Rie, Minegishi Minami and Miyazaki Miho, that regularly participated on Request Hour MCs. They disbanded in 2014.
- The first member in Japan 48Group to win the Senbatsu Election three times in a row and only member to gather over a million votes over the years.
- She's currently the oldest member in HKT48
- She was the chairman of Tokyo Idol Festival 2017.
| Akiyoshi Yuka | Ito Yueru | Ueno Haruka | Kojina Yui | Kodama Haruka | Komada Hiroka | Sakaguchi Riko |
Sashihara Rino | Tashima Meru | Tanaka Natsumi | Tanaka Miku | Toyonaga Aki | Matsuoka Natsumi | Yabuki Nako | Watanabe Akari
|H1 | Waiting Stage | H2 | H3 | H4 | H5|