Lena Dunham Wins Golden Globe For Best Actress

Lena Dunham is for certain one of Hollywood's leading it-girls, if not the leading it-girl. At tonight she established herself even more by winning the Golden Globe for Best Actress for her role on the show Girls. For her work on her HBO series Girls Dunham is nominated for best actress and the show is up for best comedy or musical.

Here were the contenders Dunham was up against. Congratulations to Lena

Best Actress, Television Comedy Or Musical:
Zooey Deschanel, New Girl
Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Amy Poehler, Parks And Recreation

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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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