Lena Dunham


Writer, director, actor and Creator of "Girls" on HBO.

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Lena Dunham and her mother Laurie Simmons at KCRW.

Laurie Simmons and daughter Lena Dunham on "My Art" and Me Too

Lena Dunham and her mother Laurie Simmons at KCRW.

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