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Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham

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Famous as :

Actress, filmmaker

Birth Date :

May 13, 1986

Birth Place :

New York City, New York, USA

Claim to fame :

Creator and star of "Tiny Furniture" (2010)

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Lena Dunham Clarifies 'Barry' in Her Sexual Assault Essay Is a Pseudonym

December 11, 2014 03:35:31 GMT

has written an op-ed in which she explains her reason to write about a sexual assault she encountered when she and a man called "Barry" were attending the Oberlin College. The op-ed came after an Oberlin student, who fits Lena's description in her book "Not That Kind of Girl", came forward to deny he raped Lena.
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Taylor Swift Shares Video of Lena Dunham Dancing to 'Lena Dunham'

November 27, 2014 01:56:31 GMT

showed off some crazy moves in a short clip shared by . The "Blank Space" hitmaker took to Instagram on Wednesday, November 26 to share a video of the "" creator dancing to all-girl rap trio Hand Job Academy's song called "Lena Dunham".
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Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams, Lena Dunham and More Stars React to Ferguson Decision

November 25, 2014 06:06:48 GMT

Some celebrities took to Twitter on Monday night, November 24 to speak out about Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson, the white police officer who shot a black teenager named Michael Brown to death back in August. , and were among those who weighed in on the decision.
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Video: Gwyneth Paltrow, Gerard Butler Read Mean Tweets on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

November 21, 2014 09:22:17 GMT

"" debuted a new edition of Celebrities Read Mean Tweets on Thursday night, November 20. In the two-and-a-half-minute clip, stars like , , and showed various reactions after reading the mean tweets about them.
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Lena Dunham Apologizes for 'Sexual Predator' Joke in Her Book

November 04, 2014 22:43:19 GMT

is sorry for using "sexual predator" in a light way in her book "Not That King of Girl". The "" creator apologizes to sexual abuse survivors for possibly triggering painful memories.
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Lena Dunham's Sister Grace Addresses Allegations She Was Sexually Abused

November 04, 2014 02:34:37 GMT

Grace Dunham took to Twitter on Monday, November 3 to address claims that she was sexually abused by her sister . She first tweeted, "Heteronormativity deems certain behaviours harmful, and others 'normal'; the state and media are always invested in maintaining that."
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Lena Dunham on Claims That She Sexually Abused Her Sister: 'It's Upsetting and Disgusting'

November 03, 2014 04:51:33 GMT

has responded to claims that she sexually abused her little sister when they were children. The "" creator took to Twitter on Saturday, November 1 to blast stories with headline "Lena Dunham Describes Sexually Abusing Her Little Sister" published by some sites including the politically conservative Truth Revolt.
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Amy Poehler, Ellen Page and More Support Lena Dunham's Planned Parenthood Campaign

October 31, 2014 06:56:41 GMT

has listed the help of some celebrity friends to encourage women to vote for politicians who care about reproductive rights in the upcoming midterm election. , , , , , and are among those who wear a pink shirt featuring a message "Lena [Hearts] Planned Parenthood."
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Lena Dunham and Melissa McCarthy Respond to 'Ghostbusters' Rumors

October 21, 2014 07:11:00 GMT

and addressed "" casting rumors. During a recent episode of "", the host jokingly said the three of them should do the female-centric reboot together. "It seems right," McCarthy replied.
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Lena Dunham to Adapt Young Adult Novel 'Catherine, Called Birdy'

October 13, 2014 15:06:57 GMT

is bringing her favorite novel "" into the big screen. During an appearance at New Yorker Festival, the "" creator says she is currently working on a screenplay based on Karen Cushman's 1994 Young Adult book.
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Lil Jon, Lena Dunham and More Stars Join Forces in 'Turn Out for What' Video

October 08, 2014 03:08:54 GMT

Rock the Vote has teamed up with some popular faces to encourage people to vote in this year's mid-term elections. On Tuesday, October 7, the organization released a video starring and among others for the campaign. The 3-minute clip, which features 's "Turn Down for What", is called "Turn Out for What" and also stars the musician.
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Lena Dunham and Jack Antonoff Won't Get Married Until Gay Marriage Is Legal Everywhere

October 03, 2014 04:04:05 GMT

and her boyfriend Jack Antonoff will wait a bit more before they get married. Calling the member her "life partner," the "" creator talked about her wedding plan during an interview with recently, sharing that she would wed her beau when same-sex marriage is legal across the U.S.
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Lena Dunham Reveals College Date Rape Experience

October 01, 2014 22:10:07 GMT

opens up about a dark chapter in her life. In an interview with Terry Gross to promote her memoir "Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's Learned", the "" creator recounts a date rape in college.
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Lena Dunham Says She Will Compensate Performers on Book Tour

September 30, 2014 03:03:29 GMT

has changed her minds in regards to opening-act performers' payment on the upcoming tour to promote her book "Not That Kind of Girl". The "" creator took to Twitter on Monday, September 29 to tell fans that she has learned her lessons and that all acts at the upcoming events will be compensated.
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Lena Dunham Producing HBO Documentary About LGBTQ-Friendly Suit Tailor

September 25, 2014 01:55:45 GMT

, a supporter of LGBTQ, is producing a documentary about Bindle & Keep, a Brooklyn-based bespoke tailoring company that has become well known for making suits for transgender clients. "So excited about this doc @campsucks and I are producing! Bindle & Keep: breaking down binaries, making smart suits," the "" creator and star tweeted on Monday, September 22.
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Lena Dunham Condemns Nude Photo Leak, Ricky Gervais Backtracks Comment After Backlash

September 02, 2014 03:54:57 GMT

has condemned the leak of celebrities' nude photos, saying that people who stole and spread them on the internet are "sex offenders." Many celebrities such as , , and fell victims to hacking and their naked photos emerged online on Sunday, August 31.
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Lena Dunham Opens Up About OCD in Excerpt From New Memoir

August 27, 2014 08:02:23 GMT

An excerpt from 's upcoming memoir has landed online. In the piece titled "Difficult Girl", published by New Yorker, the "" creator describes her visits to therapists as a child due to obsessive compulsive disorder.
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First Promo for 'Girls' Season 4 Teases Hannah's Life in Iowa

August 23, 2014 03:48:23 GMT

"" isn't returning until 2015 but a look at the upcoming season 4 has been offered in a promo video. The 30-second clip gives a taste at Hannah's life in Iowa. She's is seen riding a bicycle on a beautiful path before crashing. It's later revealed that it's not actress who falls, but a stunt double.
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John Legend, Lena Dunham and More React to Ferguson Unrest

August 15, 2014 04:17:59 GMT

Some celebrities have voiced their concern over the situation in Ferguson, Missouri following clashes between civilians and police the last few days. The tension in the area stemmed from a fatal shooting of an unarmed African American teenager named Michael Brown by a police officer on Saturday, August 9. The police then dropped armed officers to handle the situation.
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Andy Samberg, Lena Dunham, Kit Harington to Star in HBO Sports Mockumentary

July 25, 2014 01:43:10 GMT

, and sign up for "". The three join the all-star cast of the one-off HBO Comedy Event about an epic seven-day match at Wimbledon.
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Taylor Swift Celebrates Fourth of July With Emma Stone and Lena Dunham

July 07, 2014 03:24:23 GMT

invited over her closest girlfriends to one of her houses to celebrate the 4th of July. Her celebrity friends including "" star and scriptwriter/actress joined her in the party. Former "" star , "" star , and indie-pop singer were also in attendance.
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Lena Dunham Shows Some Skin in Her Bridesmaid Dress

June 30, 2014 08:15:21 GMT

posted on Instagram a series of pictures of her friend's wedding where she became one of the 10 bridesmaids. On June 29, the "" star posted a picture of her with a blonde friend, who wore the same grey long-dress like Lena. She captioned it with, "Sisters of the cloth."
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Joan Rivers Slams Lena Dunham in Her Book

June 19, 2014 07:23:58 GMT

After , 's new target in her book is . In "Diary of a Mad Diva", she calls the "" star the "first fat girl naked on the television" and claims that viewers watch the series with "their hands over their eyes."
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Video: Lena Dunham Dances to Sia's 'Chandelier' on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'

June 10, 2014 09:29:11 GMT

helped deliver a performance on "". As soon as host introduced the Australian singer as his musical guest on Monday night, June 9, she belted out her hit song "Chandelier" but it's Dunham's face which appeared on the screen.
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Joan Rivers Slams Lena Dunham's Body Image Message: 'Stay Fat, Get Diabetes'

March 27, 2014 04:32:28 GMT

apparently thinks that Lena Dunham's message of having positive body image may lead to health problems. The "" star had an interview on "The Show" on Tuesday, March 25 where she blasted the "" creator for her fashion style.
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Lena Dunham: I'm Disgusted With Woody Allen's Behavior

March 18, 2014 06:08:24 GMT

has shown her support to Dylan Farrow, who accused of sexually abusing her. In an interview with "WTF with Marc Maron", released on Monday, March 17, Dunham said that she was "disgusted" by the famed director, but she would not "indict" his works.
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Lena Dunham Reveals Plan to Quit Acting

March 12, 2014 08:37:56 GMT

already thinks of retiring from acting. The star and creator of HBO's hit series "", who graces the cover of Glamour's latest issue, says in an interview with the magazine that she doesn't know if she will want to act in the future.
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Lena Dunham Removes Molestation Joke Tweet and Apologizes

March 10, 2014 15:27:50 GMT

fired off a classic molestation joke and quickly regretted it. The "" star was fresh from hosting "" and blamed lack of sleep on the "not so great molestation joke" she posted on Twitter.
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'Saturday Night Live' Videos: Lena Dunham Gets Naked, Parodies 'Scandal'

March 10, 2014 02:20:30 GMT

doesn't care about people who loathed her naked scenes on "". In fact, the Golden Globe-winning actress stripped down to her birthday suit on "" when she hosted the show on March 8.
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Lena Dunham Coaxes Kate McKinnon Into Getting Topless in 'SNL' Promo

March 05, 2014 08:43:19 GMT

is ready to make her "" debut this weekend and has given a taste of her jokes in a promo for the show. She is featured along with "SNL" regular Kate McKinnon, who at one point gets topless because she and Dunham agreed to "wear the same outfit," but apparently the "" star changed her mind at the last minute.
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