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Lena Dunham Honors Joan Rivers with a Plastic Surgery Joke

Lena Dunham attends the celebration of Betty Halbreich‘s new memoir “I’ll Drink to That: A Life in Style with a Twist” on Thursday (September 4) in New York City.

The 28-year-old Girls actress took to her Twitter account that day to honor the late Joan Rivers by making a joke about plastic surgery.

“Watching Joan Rivers do standup at age 81 was incredible: athletic, jaw-dropping, terrifying, essential. It never stopped. Neither will she… I told Maron I’d have a zinger when Joan died. But I didn’t think she ever would. She felt eternal, and anyway, zingers are her territory,” she tweeted.

“That being said, Joan is gone but a piece of her lives on: her nose, because it’s made of polyurethane,” Lena added.

Later that night Lena wrote another tweet responding to criticism for joking about the comedienne on the day of her death.

“Just gonna assume everyone telling me I’m ugly on twitter tonight is commemorating Joan Rivers and therefore I love you all,” Lena said.

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Lena Dunham Weighs In on the Nude Photo Hacking Scandal

Lena Dunham is speaking out to show her support for the women involved in the major nude photo hacking scandal and to advise the public not to look at the pictures.

“The way in which you share your body must be a CHOICE. Support these women and do not look at these pictures,” the 28-year-old Girls actress wrote on her Twitter account. “Remember, when you look at these pictures you are violating these women again and again. It’s not okay. Seriously, do not forget that the person who stole these pictures and leaked them is not a hacker: they’re a sex offender.”

She later added, “Also sad I can’t make one joke about having shown my tits on purpose without a massive qualitative tit debate. Some of y’all, dang. The ‘don’t take naked pics if you don’t want them online’ argument is the ‘she was wearing a short skirt’ of the web. Ugh.”

Kate Mara & Lena Dunham Almost Get Crushed by a Big Poster!

Kate Mara and Lena Dunham embrace each other in a hug after almost getting crushed by a poster while attending the Miu Miu Women’s Tales #7 – #8 premiere held during the 2014 Venice Film Festival on Thursday (August 28) in Venice, Italy.

“Best red carpet ever w/ @lenadunham @MIUMIUofficial when a poster fell on our heads while we tried to be sultry…” Kate tweeted along with the photo. Lena added, “Unlike most things, this was truly SHOCKING.”

Also in attendance at the event were Kirsten Dunst, Dakota Fanning, Felicity Jones, and Nicoletta Romanoff.

Earlier in the day, Kate and Lena were seen being silly together while taking a water taxi around the city. They seem to have hit it off really well!

10+ pictures inside of Kate Mara and Lena Dunham at the event in Venice… More Here! »

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Kate Mara & Lena Dunham Meet Up in Venice & Have Fun in a Boat!

Kate Mara and Lena Dunham meet up at the 2014 Venice Film Festival and head to a boat to ride in together on Thursday (August 28) in Venice, Italy.

The two ladies, who were joined by Kate‘s stylist Johnny Wujek, had a ton of fun on the boat ride together – they flashed peace signs and were all smiles as they enjoyed the afternoon.

“Just occurred to me there was such a thing as young Judi Dench! And it’s even better than I could have imagined” Lena tweeted that day, along with a pic of a very young Judi Dench!

FYI: Kate is wearing a Wildfang button up shirt. Lena is wearing Karen Walker Eyewear sunglasses.

10+ pictures inside of Kate Mara and Lena Dunham at the film festival… More Here! »

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Girls' Lena Dunham & Allison Williams Jet Out of LAX After Eventful Emmy Awards 2014

Lena Dunham rocks an all white ensemble as she arrives at LAX Airport with her bags in hand on Tuesday (August 26) in Los Angeles.

The 28-year-old actress was joined by her Girls co-star Allison Williams, as they made their way through the terminal separately to catch their flight back to New York City.

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“I enjoy reading Psychology Today & Fast Company on the plane,” Lena tweeted. “This signals to other passengers that I’m a self aware lady who means BUSINESS.”

The day before, Lena hit the red carpet at the 2014 Emmy Awards in a Giambattista Valli couture look while Allison, 26, rocked a gorgeous gown from the same designer.

FYI: Allison is wearing rag & bone’s Skinny Jeans in Heritage, the black Floppy Brim Fedora and the Classic Newbury boots in Black.

10+ pictures inside of Lena Dunham and Allison Williams at LAX Airport… More Here! »

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Lena Dunham & Boyfriend Jack Antonoff Are Picture Perfect on Emmys 2014 Red Carpet

Lena Dunham makes a fashion statement in pink and red ruffles at the 2014 Emmy Awards held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday (August 25) in Los Angeles.

The 28-year-old actress was joined on the red carpet by her boyfriend Jack Antonoff.

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Lena is nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for her work on Girls, competing against Edie Falco, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Melissa McCarthy, Amy Poehler, and Taylor Schilling.

“Expert beauty tip: prepare for the Emmys by enjoying some huevos rancheros and allowing your hair to marinate in its own natural oils,” Lena tweeted earlier in the day.

FYI: Lena is wearing a Giambattista Valli couture silk taffeta shirt and tulle skirt with GV heels and Fred Leighton jewelry. Jack is wearing a Prada tuxedo.

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Kate Walsh & Lena Dunham Party It Up Pre-Emmys with Variety

Kate Walsh and Lena Dunham arrive for the 2014 Variety and Women in Film Emmy Nominee Celebration Powered by Samsung Galaxy on Saturday night (August 23) in West Hollywood, Calif.

The ladies were joined at the bash by Modern Family stars Julie Bowen, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and one-time guest star James Marsden, as well as Mom lead Allison Janney and Fargo’s Allison Tolman.

Earlier in the day, Kate stepped out in different chic outfit while attending the 2014 Women Making History Brunch held at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.

FYI: Kate is wearing a Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti top and skirt, Stuart Weitzman shoes, an Alexander McQueen clutch, an Effy Jewelry ring, and XIV Karats jewelry. Julie is wearing a Houghton dress and Giuseppe Zanotti heels.

10+ pictures inside of Kate Walsh, Lena Dunham, Julie Bowen, and more at the Variety party… More Here! »

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