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  • Lena Dunham talks Christmas traditions

    This just in: Lena Dunham, the wunderkind whom certain Jewish entertainment blogs love to claim as their own, totally celebrates Christmas. In an email made public in the latest installment of Miranda July’s “We Think Alone” project, the Jewish star and creator of “Girls” writes about her (Jewish) boyfriend Jack Antonoff whom she feels “unbelievably… More ▸

  • Lena Dunham announces ‘Girls’ premiere on Instagram

    Good news “Girls” fans! The show’s return date has been announced, and it’s January 12. “Girls” creator/star/promoter/mascot Lena Dunham virtually spread the word about season three yesterday, via an adorable Instagram selfie. So mark your calenders. Or scrawl on a mirror with lipstick.  Or you could tattoo it somewhere on your body. Whatever — the point… More ▸

  • Watch: Tina Fey’s Lena Dunham-approved ‘Girls’ parody

    What happens when a comic genius parodies a highly popular, highly spoofable show? Only good things, as Tina Fey proved on this season’s premiere of “Saturday Night Live.” Check out Fey’s “Girls” mock promo, in which we are introduced to the newest member of the hipster crew: Blerta from Albania. If you think it’s funny,… More ▸

  • Rosanna Arquette gets married

    Mazel tov to Rosanna Arquette and her brand-new husband, investment banker Todd Morgan. The two were married Sunday in a private family ceremony in Malibu, a rep for the Jewish actress told Us Weekly. According to another source guests included Barbra Streisand. Arquette is best known for her roles in “Desperately Seeking Susan” and “Pulp… More ▸

  • Watch: ‘Girls’ season 3 teaser

    Newsflash: Season three of “Girls” is in production! For those fans who are already chomping at the bit, HBO has put together this 31-second photo slideshow of (Jewish) creator Lena Dunham and the rest of the (heavily Jewish) cast at work. Don’t get too excited–it’s called a “teaser” for a reason. More ▸

  • ‘Girls’ actress Jemima Kirke was removed from Jay Z shoot

    Jemima Kirke has now officially joined the ranks of women who’ve thrown themselves at Jay Z. During a filming of a performance video promoting his new album, Jay Z rapped the track “Picasso Baby” to an audience made up of members of the art world, including the “Girls” star. The seven-hour shoot must have made… More ▸

  • Lena Dunham and other hipsters flock to Scott Stringer benefit

    The race for New York City comptroller just got cool for probably the first time ever thanks to one of the city’s coolest Jewish women, Lena Dunham. “When Scott told me he was running for comptroller, the first thing I did was Google the word comptroller … I thought the comptroller was the guy who rode… More ▸

  • Lena Dunham won’t vote for Weiner, Spitzer

    While Lena Dunham obviously has no problem with crazy sexual escapades being played out on cable TV, that doesn’t mean she wants to see those kinds of things going down in government. On Thursday the “Girls” creator and star Tweeted her support for the opponents of Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer, the two previously disgraced… More ▸

  • Lena Dunham’s private love advice made public

    Just when you thought it was impossible for the very talented Lena Dunham to be amazing at one more thing, the prodigal filmmaker/author/actress has added another line to her resume: Really great friend. The “Girls” creator is participating in Miranda July’s “We Think Alone” project, in which stars share their private e-mails. For this week’s… More ▸