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Lena Dunham’s ‘Sharp Stick’ Goes to Utopia

The Lena Dunham-directed feature Sharp Stick has landed at Utopia in the U.S. Kristine Froseth stars in the movie, Dunham’s first in over a decade, as a sensitive and naive 26-year-old living on the fringes of Hollywood with her disillusioned mother (Jennifer Jason Leigh) and influencer sister (Taylour Paige). Working as a caregiver and just […]

Lena Dunham’s ‘Sharp Stick’: Film Review | Sundance 2022

The 'Girls' star-creator's new film focuses on a sexually inexperienced young Los Angeles woman having an affair with her older employer.

Lena Dunham on Her First Film in a Decade, Youthful Blind Spots and Hope to Reboot ‘Girls’

It was early 2020, and Lena Dunham was living in London, excitedly preparing to make her first feature film since her 2010 breakout Tiny Furniture. She had moved to the city temporarily in the summer of 2019 to direct the pilot for the HBO series Industry and loved it so much, she stayed. The film […]

Lena Dunham, Kanye West, Princess Diana Movies on Tap for Sundance

The show will go on. For the first time in two years, the indie movie community will make the trek to Park City for the Sundance Film Festival. And this year’s lineup, while scaled back in scope, is certain to attract plenty of buzz with a film from director Lena Dunham to a pair of […]

Ruth Wilson to Star in HBO Mafia Drama From Lena Dunham, Dennis Lehane

HBO is teaming with Ruth Wilson, Lena Dunham and Dennis Lehane on a series about the mafia. Wilson is set to star in and executive produce Mob Queens, which centers on Anna Genovese, the second wife of infamous New York crime boss Vito Genovese. The project is based on a Stitcher podcast of the same […]

COVID Precautions and Taylor Swift as a Bridesmaid: Lena Dunham Reveals Details of Wedding to Luis Felber

Lena Dunham has opened up about her wedding this past weekend to musician Luis Felber. The pair opened up about their surprise nuptials, which took place Saturday at Soho’s Union Club in London, in a Vogue story published Wednesday. Dunham told Vogue that safety protocols were taken ahead of the ceremony amid the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

Lena Dunham Tackling ‘Polly Pocket’ Movie Starring Lily Collins

Polly Pocket is headed to a much larger venue. The miniature brand that grew to prominence in the ’90s is being developed as a live-action feature film, with Lena Dunham set to write and direct and Lily Collins attached to star as the titular toy, as well as produce. The story will follow a young […]

“How the Hell Are We Going to Do This?”: Lena Dunham, Noah Hawley, Steven Canals and the THR TV Director Roundtable

There’s nothing Zach Braff likes more than directing. It’s where he’s happiest, he says, surrounded by creative people, encouraging them to do their best work. It is also stressful — sometimes hugely so. “I read somewhere that first [assistant directors] don’t live very long, and that’s one of the reasons the DGA has such good […]

Secret Lena Dunham Film ‘Sharp Stick’ Stars Kristine Froseth, Taylour Paige

Dunham will also star in her first movie in 11 years that explores female sexuality and recently wrapped production in Los Angeles.

‘Generation’: Meet the Teenager (and Her Dad) Who Created HBO Max’s YA Dramedy

Zelda Barnz, now 19, has been working alongside her two fathers — and Lena Dunham —  for years on the series. In their first joint interview, Zelda and her father Daniel open up about how being part of an entirely queer family influenced their series (and yes, how it compares to 'Euphoria').

‘Industry’: TV Review

'Industry,' HBO's spicy new drama, set against the backdrop of London's financial sector, has a pilot directed by Lena Dunham.

Lena Dunham on the “Magical Things” She’s Experienced Since Getting Sober

The writer and star will emcee Saturday's fundraiser alongside celebrity participants David Lynch, Katey Sagal, Russell Brand, Amber Valletta, Margaret Cho and William Shatner.