Taira Airi ( Taira Airi, born December 12, 1984) is a Japanese actress that graduated from the Horikoshi High school (which is in nation wide known for having popstars and spotmanships studying there before they debuted), debuted in 1999 by winning the DA PUMP's, ISSA's Sister Role Grand Prix for the Movie Dream Maker. Her hobby's are Classic Ballet, Piano and Okinawan dance. She's a big fan of Hitoshi Matsumoto from the show HEY! xHEY! xHEY! which she appeared on in the year 2000; as result she cried because she could meet her idol. She's currently playing Kanna in the live action movie of 20th century boys finally making into a lead role appearance.