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Lena Dunham

Occupation: Actor, writer and TV producer/director

Nationality: American

Born: May 13, 1986 (28)

Girls creator gives inspiring feminism speech at Variety's Power of Women event. Lena Dunham: 'I'm not a perfect feminist' The Girls actress told her followers anyone posting "mean tweets" would have her "to answer to." Lena Dunham defends Bruce Jenner and Kardashians The star sees the funny side of her song being used on a new Chinese video selfie app. Leona Lewis pole dances in new video app "Who wants to be regular?" asks the Girls writer and actress. Lena Dunham is "team weirdo for life" "We spent a lot of time talking about where these girls will end up," says Lena Dunham. Could there be a Girls movie? Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke and Zosia Mamet join Girls creator on Fox show. Lena Dunham's Girls co-stars for Simpsons Lauren Bowles will play the sister of Scandal's first lady Mellie Grant. Scandal casts True Blood's Lauren Bowles Lena Dunham squares off with Kerry Washington in a preview of Scandal. See Lena Dunham in Scandal teaser Lena Dunham says she and Jack Antonoff will make a stand on behalf of LGBT community. Dunham won't wed until gay marriage legal Dunham and her co-stars discuss the "truthful" scenes featured in the HBO series. Girls sex scenes 'are not gratuitous' See Leto, Kardashian West, more stars experiment with the bleach, vote yea or nay. Stars going blonde: Good or bad? Lena Dunham, Malala Yousafzai and Jessica Ennis-Hill also named by Grazia readers. Victoria Beckham among most inspiring women Girls creator will appear in an upcoming episode set to air in March. Girls' Lena Dunham to appear on Scandal Jessie J, Britney Spears and Katy Perry return to read out more critical social media posts. Watch music stars read out mean tweets BBC Taster will be a platform to unveil new digital content and technology. BBC launches interactive service Taster The Girls actress has hired Judi Smith to manage her coverage in the media. Lena Dunham hires real life Olivia Pope Seasons one, two and three are available now from Sky Box Sets. 7 gloriously awkward moments in Girls Girls star says she wanted to remove herself from the "dark side" of the web. Lena Dunham deletes Twitter app over threats Lena Dunham's twentysomething comedy returns feeling more heartfelt and less arch. Girls season 4 review: Older but not wiser Jennifer Aniston, Taylor Schilling and Emma Stone feature in our Golden Globes fashion round-up. 27 show-stopping Golden Globes outfits Find out who impressed the Hollywood Foreign Press Association most in the past year. Golden Globes 2015: All the TV winners Could the Girls star break up one of TV's most popular couples? Lena Dunham to appear in The Simpsons Watch an excerpt from Girls: The Complete Third Season Blu-ray and DVD set. Girls: Watch exclusive DVD clip Bruce Fretts on Hannah Horvath's comeback and Jay Baruchel's surreal sitcom. Girls: Is season 4 a return to form? Lena Dunham, Allison Williams and more stars of the hit HBO show celebrate return. See the stars of Girls have red carpet fun The series is renewed at the premiere of season four in New York. Girls renewed by HBO for 5th season HBO crime drama and Martin Freeman's Fargo both have four nominations apiece. True Detective up for 4 Golden Globes The actress reveals that she has met with producers about a role in the sequel. Rebel Wilson teases Ghostbusters 3 role The Lena Dunham comedy will return to HBO on Sunday, January 11. Girls season 4: Watch the new trailer Cosmopolitan's Ultimate Women Awards with Baileys honours Mel B and more. Lena Dunham wins at Cosmo Women Awards How does Britney Spears react to being called a "tired hag"? Watch celebrities read out mean tweets Hannah moves to Iowa, Jessa is arrested and Shoshanna struggles in the world of work. Watch the new Girls season 4 trailer Lena Dunham-created show will return alongside Looking season two. When is Girls back for season 4? The Girls star says that she does not condone childhood sexual abuse. Lena Dunham sorry for book controversy More Marnie singing, meet Shoshanna's parents and bad Hannah dancing. Your first look at Girls season 4 The Girls creator tells her critics to "back the f**k up". Lena Dunham upset by molestation reports The actress also admits that she rarely gets invited to showbiz parties. Lena Dunham took vow of celibacy, aged 9 The Girls creator calls Taylor Swift a "fully-formed creative voice". Lena Dunham: Taylor Swift sings my story The pair will be joined by Lena Dunham and musical guest Sia on chat show. McConaughey, Hathaway for Graham Norton Greta Lee will play a new love interest for Nick Miller in the fourth season. Girls actress joins New Girl