Girls (TV series)

American comedy-drama television series

Girls is an American comedy-drama television series. The show began on HBO on April 15, 2012. It was created by Lena Dunham, who plays Hannah.

Logo of Girls TV series

The show is about the lives of four young women living in Brooklyn, New York City.

Awards won

Year Award Category Nominee(s) Result Notes
2012 64th Primetime Emmy Awards[1] Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series Jennifer Euston Won[2]
65th Writers Guild of America Awards New Series Series writers Won
Peabody Award Area of Excellence Girls Won[3]
2013 70th Golden Globe Awards Best Television Series – Comedy or Musical Girls Won
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical Lena Dunham Won
65th Directors Guild of America Awards Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series Lena Dunham Won Episode: "Pilot"
Art Directors Guild Awards Episode of a Half Hour Single-Camera Television Series Judy Becker Won Episode: "Pilot"
British Academy Television Awards International Prize Girls Won


  1. "64th Emmy Awards Nominations Press Release" (PDF). Academy of Television Arts & Science. Retrieved August 14, 2012.
  2. Roots, Kimberley (September 15, 2012). "And the First Emmy Award Winners Are..." TVLine. Retrieved August 15, 2012.
  3. 72nd Annual Peabody Awards, May 2013.