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Lena Dunham

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), which gained a cult following.Also in 2009, Dunham released Creative Nonfiction (2009), her first feature film. She went on to write, direct and star in Tiny Furniture (2010), which scored two Independent Spirit Award nominations. In 2012, Dunham came to the attention of a wider audience with the HBO series Girls (2012) created by and starring Dunham and executive produced by Judd Apatow.


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Born:
May 13, 1986 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
17
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Series The Late Late Show with James Corden 2015-03-23

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 9 wins & 31 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Girls
Filmography
The Late Late Show with James Corden Unknown 2015-03-23
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
Scandal Unknown 2012-04-05
Girls Hannah Horvath 62 episodes, 2012-2017 2012-04-15
Mildred Pierce Nurse 1 2 episodes, 2011 2011-03-27
Billy on the Street Unknown 2011-12-22
Adventure Time Unknown 2010-04-05
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 1979
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11