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  • Lena Dunham on Purim, Jew Jokes, and her favorite Jewish things

    Lena Dunham was the queen of last night’s Jewish Museum Purim Ball at the Park Avenue Armory in Manhattan, delivering the night’s spiel from the perspective of her six-year-old self. “Welcome to my bat mitzvah,” Dunham greeted the crowd of some 950 people. “If anything I say offends you, please don’t fucking tweet it. It’s… More ▸

  • Lena Dunham might kill Shoshanna

    If Lena Dunham had to kill anyone on her HBO show, “Girls,” it’d have to be Shoshanna. “I think about it all the time,” Dunham told Garage magazine. “I don’t want to kill Jessa off because it’s too obvious. She seems like the person who’s going to drive off a cliff or contract a horrible, life-threatening… More ▸

  • Lena Dunham is writing another HBO show

    HBO can’t get enough of Lena Dunham, which is perfectly fine by us. The actress and writer of HBO’s “Girls” is penning a new comedy for the network, according Deadline, with “Girls” executive producer Jenni Konner. The show will be based on the memoir Betty Halbreich, “All Dressed Up and Everywhere to Go,” and will be about the… More ▸

  • Time crowns Lena Dunham as the “coolest” person of 2012

    Not that we needed anyone to sway us, but Time Magazine has named Lena Dunham the “coolest” person of 2012. “The 2012 Coolest Person of the Year is a woman who was unafraid to showcase her flaws. A woman who wore less makeup on TV than in real life and purposely shot herself naked in… More ▸

  • Proposal for Lena Dunham’s book leaked

    That book proposal that landed HBO Girl’s creator Lena Dunham $3.7 million in a publishing deal was leaked online earlier today. The 66-paged proposal explains the ideas behind the Jewish actress’s book, “Not That Kind of girl,” and reveals it will be divided into six sections: “Work”, “Friendship”, “Body”, “Sex”, “Love”, and “Big Picture”, CSMonitor… More ▸

  • Larry David looks like a hippie Moses on the set of his new HBO movie

    New photos from the set of “Clear History,” the upcoming HBO film by Larry David, finally answers the question no one has ever asked – how David will look if he never shaved. Nevertheless, this hippie-Moses (or Gandalf, for the fantasy people) look looks promising, as well as the movie plot. David co-wrote “Clear History”… More ▸

  • Ben Stiller to direct, produce, and star in a very yiddishe HBO show

    HBO has always tailored their original series to niche markets. They got the single female urbanites with “Sex and the City,” the Creoles with “Treme,” the Aussies with “Flight of the Conchords,” and the perverts with “Taxicab Confessions.” Now they are roping the most coveted T.V. watchers of all: the Jews! Ben Stiller has reportedly… More ▸