Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham’s career took off at the 2010 South By Southwest Film Festival, where her debut film as a writer, director, and actress, ‘Tiny Furniture,’ won the Best Narrative Feature award and garnered the attention of Hollywood. Judd Apatow was a fan, and offered to partner with her on an HBO series. The results, ‘Girls,’ became one of the channel’s most popular comedy series. Four seasons of the Brooklyn-set show have already aired and a fifth is on its way. In 2014, Dunham published her first book, a collection of essays titled ‘Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s ‘Learned.’’

  • Notable Credits:
  • Tiny Furniture (2010)
  • This Is 40 (2012)
  • Girls (2012-2015)
  • Happy Christmas (2014)
‘Girls’ Review: ‘Role Play’
On tonight's all-new episode of 'Girls,' Hannah tries to spice up her sex life with Adam when she feels as though the two have grown a little too comfortable together, and the end result is a one-two punch of hilarity and heartbreak. Meanwhile, Shoshanna is fed up with Jessa and Jasper's shenanigans…
‘SNL’ Gives Adam and Eve the ‘Girls’ Treatment
With Lena Dunham hosting the show, there was no way 'SNL' wasn't going to do some kind of 'Girls' parody. And with the recent release of 'Son of God' and the impending arrival of 'Noah,' there was no way the show wasn't going to take a shot at the recent biblical movie revival. So here we are, with …
‘Saturday Night Live’ Review: Lena Dunham
Tonight's new episode of 'SNL' offers 'Girls' star Lena Dunham as its host, which should be interesting. Though Dunham is an award winning actress, writer, producer and director, she's not known for her work on stage, and -- as this is a live show -- her appearance coul…
‘Girls’ Talk: “Flo”
Welcome back to 'Girls' Talk, where we at ScreenCrush are joined each week by critics to discuss the latest episode of the hit series. On this week's episode, Hannah has to take a trip to visit her ailing grandma Flo, played by 'Nebraska' star June Squibb, and while she leav…
‘Girls’ Review: “Flo”
On tonight's all-new episode of 'Girls,' Hannah has to take a trip out of town when her grandma (guest star June Squibb of 'Nebraska') Flo falls ill -- but even with her usual friends out of the picture, there's still plenty of drama, as her mother and aunts squabble ov…
‘Girls’ Talk: “Incidentals”
Welcome back to 'Girls' Talk where we here at ScreenCrush are joined by critics to discuss the latest episode. This week we're talking about "Incidentals," in which Hannah interviews Broadway star Patti LuPone, who plants some doubts in her mind about Adam's newfound success, while a famil…
‘Girls’ Review: “Incidentals”
On tonight's new episode of 'Girls,' Hannah's interview with the legendary Patti LuPone (!!!) plants some doubts in her mind about Adam's newfound success on Broadway. Meanwhile, Jessa backslides when a familiar face resurfaces, and Marnie's relationship with Ray faces …
‘Girls’ Talk: “Beach House”
Welcome back to 'Girls' Talk, where we here at ScreenCrush are joined each week by critics to discuss the latest episode. In this week's outing, the ladies head to the beach for a "healing weekend" (Marnie's words), but when they encounter an old friend and no one wants to adhere to Marnie…

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