Name: Lena Dunham
Birth Name: 
Lena Dunham
Birth Date: 
May 13, 1986
Birth Place: 
New York City, New York
Actress, writer, director, comedienne
Relationship Status: 
Dating Jack Antonoff
Celebrity Ranking # 457

Lena Dunham & Andrew Rannells: Point Foundation Gala Pals

Posted Tuesday April 8, 2014 6:28 PM GMT

Making the most of their Monday evening, Lena Dunham and Andrew Rannells teamed up for a swanky shindig at the New York Public Library.

The “Girls” costars were in the house for The Point Foundation’s Point Honors New York Gala, and they both looked to be having a fabulous time making merry with fellow guests.


Late Mickey Rooney Receives Twitter Love From Stars

Posted Monday April 7, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

He made an indelible mark on Tinseltown and Mickey Rooney's passing on Sunday (April 6) caused a strong celebrity reaction in the Twitterverse.

Alec Baldwin lamented, “An old pal of mine is gone. One of Hollywood's rare gentlemen…” while Rose McGowan shared, “Thanks for the years of entertainment, Mickey Rooney. Blessed to have met this character tcm film…”


Lena Dunham Directs Boyfriend Jack Antonoff’s Bleachers Video “I Wanna Get Better”

Posted Thursday March 27, 2014 2:00 PM GMT

She wears a ton of different hats these days, but somehow Lena Dunham found time to serve as the director for a brand new music video.

The “Girl” actress helmed Bleachers’ clip for “I Wanna Get Better,” centering on a therapist who has to deal with a wide range of strange patients.


Joan Rivers Takes Aim at Lena Dunham’s Weight

Posted Wednesday March 26, 2014 12:00 PM GMT

She’s never been one to hold back her opinion, and this time Joan Rivers is taking aim at Lena Dunham's weight.

During an interview on “The Howard Stern Show” Tuesday (March 25), the “Fashion Police” host accused the “Girls” star of misleading young women to be comfortable with an unhealthy weight.


Lena Dunham Plays “Pyramid” & Talks Bad Jobs on “The Tonight Show”

Posted Wednesday March 19, 2014 3:18 PM GMT

Making her media rounds, Lena Dunham showed up at “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Tuesday evening (March 18).

The controversial “Girls” mastermind donned a loose-fitting pink dress as she strolled out onto the stage, and right away she and Jimmy launched into a hilarious conversation.


Lena Dunham Slams Woody Allen & People Who Read Into His Work

Posted Tuesday March 18, 2014 1:15 PM GMT

Always quick with her unvarnished opinion, Lena Dunham weighed in on Dylan Farrow’s allegations that Woody Allen molested her as a child.

The “Girls” starlet, who recently received lackluster reviews after hosting ‘Saturday Night Live,’ spoke out on the matter on Marc Maron’s WTF podcast.


Lena Dunham Clarifies Comments Regarding Acting Hiatus

Posted Friday March 14, 2014 2:04 PM GMT

She put fans in a tizzy after hinting at a possible career change-up during her recent interview with Glamour magazine, but not to fear Lena Dunham. The "Girls" star isn't going anywhere soon.

As previously reported by GossipCenter, the HBO star told the fashion mag, "I don't know if I'm going to want to act anymore. I'm always relieved on the days I don't have to."


Lena Dunham Admits She Doesn't Care About Ratings During 2014 SXSW Keynote

Posted Monday March 10, 2014 7:42 PM GMT

Returning to an important place in her career development, Lena Dunham gave the keynote address at the South by Southwest Film Festival on Monday (March 10).

The "Girls" creator spoke about using her babysitting savings to shoot her first film for the event, which was rejected. However, her second short, "Family Tree," made the cut.