Posts tagged "lena dunham"

“Girls” Goes To Fantasy Land

So how about last night’s “Girls” huh? It was definitely one of the weirder episode of the season and I half-expected Hannah to wake up at the end of the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 11, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar — Yes, That Kareem Abdul-Jabbar — Has A Lot Of Feelings About “Girls”

“I don’t believe that people of color, sexual preference, or gender need to be shaken indiscriminately into every series like some sort of exotic seasoning. If the story calls for…

Julie Gerstein | February 1, 2013 - 4:40 pm

Lena Dunham Writing HBO Show About Bergdorf’s Personal Shopper

Lena Dunham has been hired to write a new HBO show about a Bergdorf Goodman personal shopper, based on the memoir of 85-year-old Betty Halbreich. [Racked]
Hide your…

Jessica Wakeman | January 31, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Lena Dunham On Rihanna’s Responsibility As A Role Model

“[Being a role model] is amazing. It’s an amazing thing and it’s like, it’s a platform that you have to take seriously. Which is why sometimes it’s like I used…

Julie Gerstein | January 24, 2013 - 11:40 am

Lena Dunham Once Dated Her Own Sandy-The-Black-Republican

“Hannah acts like she has a political issue with [Sandy, the black Republican she is sleeping with], but what she actually has an issue with is him disliking what she…

Jessica Wakeman | January 22, 2013 - 8:40 am

The End Of Brooklyn: Reality Show Producers Casting For A “Real-Life ‘Girls'”

Attempting to wrest their laurels on the “Girls” juggernaut, a bunch of reality TV producers have come up with the hideous/genius idea of casting a “real-life” version of the hit…

Julie Gerstein | January 21, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Lena Dunham Won’t Marry Until Gays Can Do It, Too

Lena Dunham has officially joined the Waiting To Get Married Until Everyone Can Do It club. Last night at the Golden Globes, The “Girls” star said that her sparkling ring…

Jessica Wakeman | January 14, 2013 - 6:00 pm

The Heels Lena Dunham Couldn’t Walk In During The Golden Globes Were Louboutins

Can’t walk in heels? We feel you, girl. Especially for a red carpet event so high-profile and fancy, you want to feel confident, beautiful, and traditional — especially if it’s…

Refinery 29 | January 14, 2013 - 3:50 pm

The Worst Dressed At The 2013 Golden Globes

Okay, honest: There wasn’t that much actual dreckitude at this year’s Golden Globes. As much as we love deriding a dress that’s just totally wrong, most celebs got it pretty…

Julie Gerstein | January 14, 2013 - 9:30 am

“Girls” Spoiler: Donald Glover’s Role Explained

We were simultaneously madly jealous/intrigued when paparazzi snaps showed Lena Dunham filming scenes of “Girls” with Donald Glover. Season two isn’t back until next week but a lil’ spoiler (after…

Jessica Wakeman | January 7, 2013 - 4:40 pm

Lena Dunham Poses For Creepy Uncle Terry

Some how, some way, every starlet in Hollywood drops trou for Terry Richardson. Today, it is Lena Dunham’s turn, inspiring heel envy in us all.
But don’t worry about skid…

Jessica Wakeman | January 3, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Hey! It’s Another “Girls” Season 2 Trailer!

Let’s see, what does this trailer tell us about the upcoming season of “Girls”? Jessa is still married to Chris O’Dowd, though it seems his parents don’t approve. Hannah is…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 26, 2012 - 2:40 pm

We See Chick Flicks: “This Is 40″

Starring Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Maude Apatow, Iris Apatow, Jason Segel, Megan Fox, Chris O’Dowd, Albert Brooks and John Lithgow

Simply put, “This Is 40″ left a sour…

Jessica Wakeman | December 21, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Lena Dunham’s Entire Book Proposal Posted Online

Gawker has posted Lena Dunham’s $3.7 million book proposal in full. It’s filled with twee little drawings and twee little fonts and general twee-ness all around. And then, if…

Jessica Wakeman | December 7, 2012 - 6:00 pm

Lena Dunham Gets Twiggy-fied For Entertainment Weekly

Given Lena Dunham’s fairly recent induction into the Pixie Cut Club, which we presume involved a hazing at the hand of Miley Cyrus, Anne Hathaway, and Michelle Williams, it was…

Rachel Krause | December 7, 2012 - 9:20 am

15 Brilliantly Ridiculous Quotes From “Girls” Season One (Before Pre-Gaming For Season Two Makes Us Forget)

It’s probably a good thing that Kate Middleton announced her pregnancy yesterday, because for a few days there the trailer for the second season of “Girls” was the big talk of the town. Or…

The Gloss | December 5, 2012 - 12:50 pm

First Look: “Girls” Season 2!

Wow, “Girls,” Lena Dunham’s critically acclaimed show about being a twentysomething in New York City, is back quicker than I expected — the second season premieres January 13 on HBO…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 30, 2012 - 12:40 pm

The Soapbox: Please, Can “Hipster Sexism” Not Be A Thing?

I have very mixed feelings about a piece on’s blog about “hipster sexism.” The authors Alissa Quart and Lauren Sandler author Alissa Quart described “hipster sexism” as:
Hipster Sexism…

Jessica Wakeman | October 31, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Lena Dunham On Her First Time … Voting

“Girls” creator Lena Dunham has come out as a supporter of President Obama by recording this campaign video, in which she talks about her first time … voting, that is.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 26, 2012 - 9:40 am

Bitch Magazine Kills Caitlin Moran Interview Over “Girls”/Race Tweet

If you haven’t fallen in love with Caitlin Moran, there is something wrong with your head. Earlier this year, the Times Of London columnist published a brilliant modern-day feminist screed called

Jessica Wakeman | October 17, 2012 - 2:20 pm