Created by and starring Lena Dunham, Girls takes a comic look at the assorted humiliations and rare triumphs of a group of women in their 20s.
In Season 3: Hannah has settled into newfound domesticity with Adam and is rehabilitating her writing career. Marnie is recovering from her traumatic breakup with Charlie and working to achieve the life she feels she deserves.
Nearing graduation, the newly single Shoshanna is trying to strike a healthy balance between partying and school. And Jessa continues to disrupt the lives of everyone around her.
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 third season of Girls include Richard E. Grant (Doctor Who) as Jessa's new friend; Rita Wilson (It's Complicated) as Marnie's mother; John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig and the Angry Inch) as Hannah's editor; Gaby Hoffman (You Can Count on Me) as Adam's sister; Debra Monk (Damages) as Dr. Sterns; Shiri Appleby (Chicago Fire) as Natalia, Adam's ex; Danielle Brooks (Orange Is the New Black) as Laura; Amy Schumer (Inside Amy Schumer) as Angie; Bob Balaban (HBO's Family Tree) as Dr. Rice; Colin Quinn (Colin Quinn Long Story Short) as Hermie; and Andrew Rannells (The New Normal) as Elijah.
In the first episode of Season 3: reeling after a nasty run-in with Natalia (Shiri Appleby) at Ray's new coffee and pizza place, Hannah and a reluctant Adam host dinner at their apartment with Marnie, who is living at home in New Jersey and still raw from her breakup with Charlie, and Shoshanna, who is alternating nights of sexual freedom with academia after her breakup with Ray.
Meanwhile, Jessa pushes buttons, and new friend Jasper (Richard E. Grant) illuminates her daddy issues.
Girls is executive produced by Judd Apatow, Jenni Konner, Lena Dunham and Ilene S. Landress; co-executive producers, Murray Miller and Paul Simms; producer, Jesse Peretz; consulting producer, Bruce Eric Kaplan. The series is shot in New York.