|Date of Birth:||May 13, 1986|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA|
|Appeared in:||"It's Good to Be Kink"|
Dunham released Creative Nonfiction (2009), her first feature film. She went on to write, direct and star in Tiny Furniture (2010), which scored two Independent Spirit Award nominations. In 2012, Dunham came to the attention of a wider audience with the HBO series Girls (2012) created by and starring Dunham and executive produced by Judd Apatow.
In 2014, Dunham hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live on March 8, 2014 with musical guest The National.
On February 20, 2015, it was reported that Dunham had been cast in a then unknown guest role in an episode of the ABC drama series Scandal, which aired March 19, 2015. Dunham next appeared in her mother, Laurie Simmons film My Art, which had its world premiere at the 73rd Venice International Film Festival. In June 2016, Dunham announced she would be writing another book.
Dunham has appeared on the cover of magazines, including Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, and Rolling Stone. After Dunham posed with bare legs for Glamour's February 2017 cover, she praised the magazine for featuring an unedited photo and leaving the cellulite on her thighs visible.