Created by and starring Lena Dunham, the series takes a comic look at the assorted humiliations and rare triumphs of a group of girls in their early 20s.
In Season 2: Hannah is seeing a new guy, but still feels responsible for Adam, her bed-ridden ex, as he recovers from the fateful accident that ended season one.
Disappointed at work, the recently single Marnie needs the support of her best friend and former roommate, yet the distance between them seems greater than ever.
Jessa returns from her honeymoon, ready to plant new ideas in Hannah's head, and newly experienced, Shoshanna struggles to navigate the challenges of a shaky relationship with Ray.
In addition to Dunham, who stars as Hannah, the cast of Girls includes Allison Williams as Marnie; Jemima Kirke as Jessa; Zosia Mamet as Shoshanna; Alex Karpovsky as Ray; and Adam Driver as Adam.
Guest stars on the second season of Girls include Chris Abbott as Marnie's ex, Charlie; Andrew Rannells as Hannah's roommate, Elijah; Donald Glover as Sandy; Chris O'Dowd as Jessa's husband, Thomas-John; Rita Wilson as Marnie's mother; and Jorma Taccone as artist Booth Jonathan, plus Rosanna Arquette, Carol Kane, John Cameron Mitchell and Patrick Wilson later in the season.
Created by and starring Lena Dunham, Dunham, Judd Apatow, Jenni Konner, Ilene S. Landress and Bruce Eric Kaplan executive produce the show. The series is shot in New York.