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Nov 20, 2019
The C-Word: Sean YoungNovember 20, 2019
It's a special episode of The C-Word! With each episode, Lena Dunham and Alissa Bennett take you on an historical deep-dive into the life of a woman society dismissed by calling her mad, sad, or just plain bad. Join them for a rich, hilarious, and heartbreaking look into exactly what it means when we call a woman “crazy”.In this episode: Sean Young got her big break when she was cast in Blade Runner at 22-years old. But after rumblings that she was...
Jul 13, 2019
The C-Word: Miranda Grosvenor feat. SiaJuly 13, 2019
Lena is back with Alissa Bennet to share another episode of their new podcast, The C-Word! It’s a chat show about women history loves to call “crazy.” In this episode: Lena and Alissa dive into the story of legendary love-scammer Miranda Grosvenor, a woman who anonymously enchanted Hollywood’s most famous men over the phone. Some of her confirmed callers include Warren Beatty, Robert DeNiro, and Billy Joel. Lena and Alissa discuss the isolation of fame,...
May 11, 2019
The C-Word: Casey JohnsonMay 11, 2019
Lena is back with Alissa Bennet to share the first episode of their new podcast, The C-Word! It’s a chat show about women history loves to call “crazy.” In this episode: Heiress to the Johnson & Johnson fortune, Casey was a 2000s tabloid staple known for her wild partying, badly-behaved pets, and tumultuous relationships, before her untimely death at age 30. Lena & Alissa discuss wealth, fame, and growing up in the public eye.The C-Word is...
Jun 27, 2017
Bonus: Never Before with Janet Mock and Lena DunhamJune 27, 2017
Janet Mock talks to Lena about her history of activism, dealing with public scandals, and their unlikely friendship. To hear Janet's conversations with Tina Knowles-Lawson, Maxine Waters, Rowan Blanchard, and more, subscribe to Never Before.
May 30, 2017
Announcing a New Podcast: Never Before with Janet MockMay 30, 2017
Lena is here to tell you about a brand new Lenny Podcast, Never Before with Janet Mock.
Jan 26, 2017
Aging: Season 2, Episode 10January 26, 2017
On the season finale of Women of the Hour, we talk age and aging with Cara Delavigne, Gabourey Sidibe, Holland Taylor, Tavi Gevinson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Khloe Kardashian, and many more amazing women.
Jan 23, 2017
Sickness & Health Bonus Episode: Ronnie KonnerJanuary 23, 2017
Lena talks to writer Ronnie Konner about life after a stroke that left her paralyzed in her early forties.
Jan 19, 2017
Sickness & Health: Season 2, Episode 9January 19, 2017
In this episode, we explore illness and healing. Lena discusses her ongoing battle with endometriosis, plus we hear tales of sickness and health from Aidy Bryant, Joss Whedon, Tracy Clayton, Michelle Zauner and more.
Jan 12, 2017
Goodbyes: Season 2, Episode 8January 12, 2017
On their last day ever filming, Lena talks to her Girls co-star Allison Williams.
Jan 08, 2017
Noise Bonus Episode: Camila Cabello and the Dark Side of FandomJanuary 08, 2017
Lena talks to Camila Cabello, who recently left Fifth Harmony to pursue a solo career.