Lena Dunham Height and Weight Stats

Lena Dunham is an American actress, writer, producer, and director. She is best known as the creator, writer and star of the HBO series Girls . She was born in New York City. Her father, Carroll Dunham, is a painter, and her mother, Laurie Simmons, is an artist and photographer, and a member of the Pictures group, known for her use of dolls and doll-house furniture in her photographs of setup interior scenes. Her father is Protestant and her mother is Jewish; she has described herself as feeling “very culturally Jewish, although that’s the biggest cliché for a Jewish woman to say”. She has a younger sister, Grace, a 2014 graduate of Brown University, who appeared in Dunham’s first film, Creative Nonfiction, and starred in her second film, Tiny Furniture. The sisters were raised in Brooklyn, New York and spent summers in Salisbury, Connecticut.


Lena Dunham at WGA Awards

Lena Dunham at WGA Awards

Name: Lena Dunham

Nickname: Lena

Date of Birth: May 13, 1986

Place of Birth: New York City, NY

Place of Residence:Los Angeles, CA

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

Education: Oberlin College

Body Stats:

Height: 5’3″ / 160 cm

Weight: 139 lbs / 63 kg

Shoe size: 8.5 / 39 (EU)

Dress size: 12 (US)

Bra size: 34B

Measurements: 36-28-38 in / 91.5-71-96.5 cm

Ethnicity: Caucasian

Hair Color: Light Brown

Eye Color: Light Brown

Social Networks:

Twitter: @lenadunham
Facebook: Lena Dunham
Instagram: @lenadunham

Fun Facts:


Lena Dunham at Emmys

Lena Dunham at Emmys


  • Jack Antonoff (2012-Present)

Children: –

Awards and Honors: 

  • Golden Globe (several times)
  • Primetime Emmy Nomination (several times)

Hobbies and Interests:Cooking, reading

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Food: Sushi

Favorite Music: Alanis Morissette, Kaff McCombs, Rihanna

Favorite Perfume: Euphoria by Calvin Klein

Favorite Book: The Private Diaries of Catherine Deneuve

Favorite Sports: Baseball

Favorite Movie: Fish Tank

Favorite TV Show: Rugrats

Interesting Facts:

  • She is a feminist.
  • As a kid, she was treated with obsessive compulsive disorder.
  • She is a liberal Democrat.
  • To relieve herself from anxiety, Dunham takes a low dose of antidepressant.
  • Jemima Kirke (Lena’s Girls co-star) and Lena studied in the same school.
  • She has English, and distant German, Scottish, and Welsh ancestry on her father’s side.
  • She spent most of her childhood in Brooklyn.
  • She is friends with Taylor Swift.

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