Lena Dunham (born 13th May 1986) is an American Actress, Producer, Writer, and Director from Brooklyn, New York. she is famous for her TV show named Girls (2012-17). In fact, she was also the creator and writer of the popular series.
Furthermore, the 32-year-old actress launched her career at a very young age. Lena was a student at Oberlin College when she created several independent short films.
Later the director uploaded them to her YouTube channel. She made her debut as a professional writer, director, and actress with the short film “Dealing” in 2006. Dunham appeared as Georgia.
In 2012, she started writing the TV series Girls (2012-2017). In fact, the actress played the lead role as Hannah Horvath. Her work received the “Directors Guild of America Awards for Outstanding Directing – Comedy Series“.
Moreover, Lena co-founded Lenny Letter with her friend and co-star Jenni Konner. Recently, she is accused of “whitewashing” on the social media. This incident happened after the news that she is to change the tale of Doaa Al-Zamel. The person whose boat was crashed in the Mediterranean.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The actress was born on 13th May 1986 in New York City, New York, USA. As of 2018, Lena Dunham’s age is 32 years old. Lena’s father “Carroll Dunham” is a painter and her mother “Laurie Simmons” is an artist and photographer. In fact, Laurie is also a member of The Pictures Generation.
Furthermore, the actress also has a younger sister named Grace Dunham. She is also a writer. Lena belongs to of Ashkenazi Jewish, English, Scottish, Welsh, and German ethnicity.
Moreover, Dunham attended Saint Ann’s School in Brooklyn. The writer attended The New School for a year before transferring to Oberlin College. Lena graduated in 2008 with a degree in creative writing.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Spouse
The 32-year-old producer is an unmarried woman till now. She remained in a relationship with her boyfriend Jack Antonoff (famous American musician). The couple met on a blind date in 2012.
Furthermore, they finally parted their ways in December 2017. Later, Lena and Jack declared that the separation was made on a friendly note.
|Full Birth Name||Lena Dunham.|
|Age||Thirty-two (32) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||13th May 1986.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||New York City, New York, USA.|
|Current Residence||Brooklyn, New York, U.S.|
|Famous for||Being a creator, writer, and actor of the series Girls (2012–2017).|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 3".
Centimeters: 160 cm.
Meters: 1.60 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 63 Kg.
Pounds: 138 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||36-28-38.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Parents||Father: Carroll Dunham.
Mother: Laurie Simmons.
|Siblings||Sister: Grace Dunham.|
|Famous Relatives||Not Known|
|Lena Dunham Husband & Relationship|
|Dating History?||Jack Antonoff.|
|Boyfriend||Name not Available.|
|School||Saint Ann’s School.|
|College/ University||1. The New School.
2. Oberlin College.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Johnny Depp.
Actress: Kate Winslet.
|Dream Holiday Destination||London.|
|Favorite Color||White and Purple.|
|Love to do||Reading, Writing, and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Food.|
|Net Asset||Approx. $12 million USD (As of 2018).|
|Salary Per Episode||Will Update.|
|Debut Movie||2006 Dealing as Georgia.|
|Television Debut||Tight Shots show (2007).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Lena Dunham
- In 2007, she made her debut on the television with the TV film Tight Shots in which she played the main role.
- In fact, Lena was also the writer and directed of the film.
- For her show Girls, the writer received various Emmy Award nominations.
- Moreover, she also won two Golden Globe Awards.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Lena Dunham is $12 million US Dollars.
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- The 32-year-old actress also hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live with musical guest The National on March 8, 2014.
- She met her friend and Girls co-star Jemima Kirke at her high school.
- As a teen, Dunham also won a Scholastic Art and Writing Award at her school.
- Her height is around 5 Feet 3 Inches (160 centimeters).