It wasn't until the 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards that the world discovered just how close Claire Danes and Lena Dunham really are. During an interview between Ryan Seacrest and the Girls star, Danes suddenly popped up to the platform to give Dunham a big hug.
"I'm really excited because you're my really good friend and I never get to see you except for the E! red carpet!" Dunham exclaimed. Danes followed up with, "I love this lady very much."
They went on to gush for several minutes about their mutual admiration, with Danes admitting she's in constant awe at what Dunham does. Turns out both actresses grew up in the same New York City neighborhood and met through a mutual friend.
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