Lena Dunham, an American actress, rose to prominence with her role in the TV series like Girls, Adventure Time, Scandal and so on. Additionally, she is the writer and producer of the TV series, Girls and won two Golden Globe Award and several Emmy nominations in her career. With her rising popularity, Lena has around 5.63 million followers on Twitter and 3 million on Instagram.
Lena was born in New York City, USA on 13th May 1986. She is of American nationality, and her zodiac sign is Taurus. Lena is the daughter of Carroll and Laurie Dunham. She completed her education from Oberlin College in creative writing.
During her time at Oberlin College, Lena wrote several short films and uploaded it on YouTube and the short film titled, The Fountain went viral on YouTube. However, her actual professional career in filmography started with a movie named, Dealing, and even played the character of Georgia. With a start, Lena acted and wrote films like The House of the Devil, Family Tree, Creative Nonfiction and so on.
In the year 2010, Lena made a massive breakthrough with her movie named, Tiny Furniture as Aura and got nominated by Gotham Awards for Breakthrough Director. With the success of the film, she appeared and directed several movies like Nobody walks, Sky, My Entire High School Sinking into the sea and so on. As of 2018, Lena lent her voice to Once upon a time in Hollywood as Catherine.
Apart from her movie career, Lena made her mark on the TV series with Girls as the star, writer and director from 2012 to 2017. For the series, she won two Golden Globe awards and got nominated for several Emmy Awards. As of 2018, Lena is creating and producing TV Series Camping. With all these works, Lena has accumulated a net worth of around $12 million.
Boyfriend, Married, or Husband?
Lena is at the peak of her filmography career as an actress, writer, and director. However, as for her personal life, she has been in a relationship with Jack Antonoff from 2012 to December 2017. In a statement, she said the separation was amicable.
After that relationship, she was seen with a mysterious guy in Los Angeles. The duo was spotted publicly in July 2018. However, there is no confirmation if they still see each other or not.
As of 2018, Lena is making the news for apologizing to actress Aurora for publicly getting in the dispute about her being sexually assaulted by Murray Miller. As per CNN.com, Lena told that she had lied about Miller’s innocence and she did it because Miller is very close to her. However, Lena admitted she made the inexcusable mistake by publicly speaking for Miller’s defense.
Lena grew up in New York with her parents, Carroll and Laurie Dunham. Her father is a painter and her mother, an artist, and photographer. Lena completed her education from Oberlin College in creative writing.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Size
Lena stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 2 inches and weighs around 66 kgs. Her skin color is white and has brown hair and eyes.