Caption: Still of Lena Dunham in Scandal (2012)
Writer, Actress, Producer
Born: May 13, 1986
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 5' 3" (1.6 m)
Known for: Girls (2012), Tiny Furniture (2010), Nobody Walks (2012), Creative Nonfiction (2009)
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)...