• That’s so Lena Dunham: Everything we learned from The Cut’s 7,000-word profile on the Camping creator

    Lena Dunham is trending. It’s the sentence that launches 1,000 news articles at least twice a year. This time, Dunham is back not for being accused of killing a pet or commenting on her ex’s Instagram. This time New York Magazine’s The Cut published an in-depth profile of the Girls creator. In the over 7,000-word article, called “‘Yeah, I’m Not for Everyone,’ Dunham comes to terms with herself. Allison P.

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    ‘Girls’ cast reads Stanford rape survivor’s Glamour essay

    The cast of HBO’s hit series Girls — Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirk and Zosia Mamet — recently came together to read an essay written by “Emily Doe,” the anonymous survivor of the Stanford sexual assault case. The controversial incident centered on a a Jan. 18, 2015 sexual assault in which “Emily Doe,” was raped by Stanford freshman Brock Turner, who was released from jail after only three months. Emily

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    Lena Dunham’s New Yorker ‘Dog or Jewish Boyfriend?’ quiz isn’t anti-Semitic, it’s just not funny

    In an effort to appeal to readers under the age of 106 and to make Passover cool, The New Yorker enlisted the help of Lena Dunham, the 28-year-old writer, actress, author, director, producer, Jewish human and hipster goddess who has found massive success since the debut of Girls on HBO in 2012. To push The New Yorker to palatable status, Dunham penned a humor column titled “Dog or Jewish Boyfriend?

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    HBO wants more Lena Dunham, renews Girls blind again

    As usual, HBO does not need to see premiere numbers to know that they want more Girls! Five days before Hannah and company’s return, HBO has renewed Lena Dunham’s comedy series Girl for a fifth season. This isn’t new for the premium cable channel. They gave the show a blind renewal last year as well and ordered season three after only two episodes of its second season aired. Lena Dunham’s

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    Watch: Lena Dunham, Adam Driver, Allison Williams in ‘Girls’ season four trailer + new photos!

    While Lena Dunham has been making headlines for reasons not under her control, let’s all remember that her show Girls is coming back to HBO for its fourth season on Jan. 11 at 9 pm ET! And today, HBO released a brand, spanking-new trailer for you all to hungrily consume. So what the hell is going on in the world of Girls? Well, Hannah is in Iowa happy/not happy about

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    Girls fourth season gets premiere date, leads in for Mark Duplass’ Togetherness

    Lena Dunham and Girls will return to HBO for its fourth season on Sunday, Jan. 11 at 9 pm ET. So set your DVRs to see what Dunham, Allison Williams and the rest of the cast were hinting at in the new Girls promo video released earlier this week. Lena Dunham’s comedy about mid-twenties, white women in New York is geared up for 10-episodes this season and is already renewed

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    Girls new promo video: Shoshanna actually has parents

    Lena Dunham’s HBO series Girls continues to tease fans with a new promo video for its upcoming fourth season. Dunham appears in the video along with co-stars Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke, Zosia Mamet, Alex Karpovsky and others in a behind-the-scenes peek at where the characters of the hit HBO comedy will be heading in 2015. Lena Dunham’s Hannah was last scene in a teaser trailer falling off a bike at

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    Sofia Vergara highest paid television star, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Cobie Smulders, Amy Poehler close behind

    Sofia Vergara is the highest paid television actress for the third consecutive year. This, according to Forbes, who just released its annual lists of the highest paid television actors and actresses. What’s more compelling, however, is that Vergara is not just the highest paid female in television, but the highest paid television star overall. The Modern Family star banked $37 million from June 2013 to June 2014 while television’s highest

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    Watch Lena Dunham in ‘Girls’ official HBO teaser for season 4!

    Last we left Lena Dunham’s Hannah Horvath, she giddily clutched an acceptance letter to the University of Iowa’s prestigious writers workshop. HBO’s Girls returns for Season 4 in 2015 and we’re excited to see where the lovable (and sometimes infuriating) characters bring us. Jessa’s a near-murdering mess. Shoshanna is having a breakdown. And Marnie is unravelling, far from the put-together woman we met in the hit comedy series’ first season.

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    Lena Dunham’s ‘Girls’ gets a blind renewal for 2015

    The third season of Girls hasn’t even premiered yet (it starts back up again on Sunday Jan. 12) and HBO has already announced that Lena Dunham’s millenial comedy will return for a fourth season in 2015. The premium cable channel made the announcement Thursday night during HBO’s Television Critics Association panel. The show has faced criticism that the characters are unlikeable, unrelatable, or even whiney. Lena Dunham, the show’s creator,

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    Some thoughts on the first two episodes of ‘Girls’ before they air Jan. 12 (Possible spoilers)

    Last night, Austinites braved relatively cold temperatures (perhaps not -15 degrees, like our fair friends to the north experienced, but it was cold to us) for a sneak preview of one of the more polarizing television comedies to emerge in the past few years: Girls. Hosted by the ATX Television Festival and HBO, the satellite premiere here in town featured a live stream of the red carpet premiere in New

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    Here’s the Golden Globes comedy nominees, also American Hustle is a comedy apparently

    As the year comes to a close and a new one begins, the frenzy that is awards season is underway. There are a bounty of awards with various acronyms attached to their unique trophies. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their nominees for the 2014 Golden Globe Awards this week. The Golden Globes both piggyback off of the Emmys, which took place in September, and serve as a foreshadowing to

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    The ‘Girls’ season three trailer is here (Video)

    Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke and and Zosia Mamet — aka Hannah, Marnie, Jessa and Shoshanna — are coming back to HBO for the third season of Girls. It goes down on Jan. 12 at 10 pm ET with two back-to-back episodes. And finally, we have a proper trailer. So check it out below and tell us what you think! Will you be tuning in? Sign up to get

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    Season 3 of Girls, in photos set to music (Video)

    Want to see a bunch of photos from the set of the upcoming season of Girls, set to the song “Break Out the Boom Boom” by Robert ToTeras? Sure, you do! Here you go. You are welcome. Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes or on SoundCloud for all the latest comedy news, audio clips and more! Listen to the most recent episode below!

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    Sexually charged Family Guy ad mocks Lena Dunham’s show Girls, Emmy Awards (Photo)

    Family Guy is purposely embroiled in controversy once again– this time because of the release of its latest “For Your Consideration” ad. As part of their Emmy campaign, Fox dropped a Girls-inspired spoof. After last year’s ad, which was rejected by The Hollywood Reporter and Variety, it was no surprise that their ad this year would be one for the books. In spoofing Girls, they are taking a direct jab

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