Lena Dunham


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New Yorker Lena Dunham is the daughter of a painter, Carroll Dunham and Laurie Simmons, a designer and photographer. Dunham was educated at Oberlin College, Ohio, graduating with a creative writing degree. It was while at Oberlin that she began writing shorts and feature films. In 2009, Dunham created the web series Delusional Downtown Divas (2009)... See full bio »

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Nominated for 8 Primetime Emmys. Another 11 wins & 35 nominations. See more awards »

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(2010)
Girls Producer
(2012-2017)
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Filmography

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 2022 Catherine Called Birdy (executive producer) (completed)
 2022 Sharp Stick (producer)
 2021 Generation (TV Series) (executive producer - 16 episodes)
- V-Day (2021) ... (executive producer)
- L'Amour (2021) ... (executive producer)
- CLICK WHIRR (2021) ... (executive producer)
- There's Something About Hamburger Mary's (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The High Priestess (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2018 Camping (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- Birthday Party (Part 2) (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Birthday Party (Part 1) (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Carleen?! (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Just Plain Mad (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Up All Night (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2018 Lenny (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2017 Tokyo Project (Short) (executive producer)
  Girls (TV Series) (executive producer - 62 episodes, 2012 - 2017) (producer - 62 episodes, 2012 - 2017)
- Latching (2017) ... (executive producer) / (producer - showrunner)
- Goodbye Tour (2017) ... (executive producer) / (producer - showrunner)
- What Will We Do This Time About Adam? (2017) ... (executive producer) / (producer - showrunner)
- The Bounce (2017) ... (executive producer) / (producer - showrunner)
- Full Disclosure (2017) ... (executive producer) / (producer - showrunner)
 2017 100 Years (Documentary short) (producer)
 2016 Max (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2016 Suited (Documentary) (producer)
 2015 It's Me, Hilary: The Man Who Drew Eloise (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2009 Delusional Downtown Divas (TV Series) (producer)
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1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)

Spouse:

Luis Felber

Children:

None


Relatives:

Grace Dunham (sibling)
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Personal Quote:

I'm an unreliable narrator. Because I add an invented detail to almost every story I tell about my mother. Because my sister claims every memory we 'share' has been fabricated by me to impress a crowd. See more »

Trivia:

(May 3, 2017) Had experienced complications from her endometriosis and needed to seek medical care. Dunham is now at home and taking some much needed time to rest and she's doing well. The HBO star has been very public about her long battle with the disorder. In early April, Dunham revealed that she underwent her fifth surgery in the last year to move her ovaries away from her rectal wall on ... See more »

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Frequently says Honestly and Right Now. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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