Lena Dunham couldn't be more excited for the sixth season of Girls to premiere on HBO later this month!
But unfortunately the 29-year-old won't be doing press for the upcoming season due to health reasons.
On Monday, the actress took to Instagram to explain that she was skipping out on the press tour for her dramedy series because of a "rough patch" with her illness.
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Dunham explained she is living with endometriosis — a chronic disorder that affects a woman's reproductive health — and was told by doctors to rest until her condition improves.
She thanked exec producers Jennifer Konner and Judd Apatow for their "support and backup," and made it clear she wouldn't take this hiatus for granted — as so many women battling the disease "literally don't have the option" of taking time off.
We're glad the writer is taking the time to rest up when her body needs it the most. Feel better, girl!
Read her full post (below) and watch the season six premiere of Girls February 21 on HBO!
Joey Feek's daughter and step-daughters are keeping her spirits up during this trying time.
The country singer has been fighting terminal cancer for quite some time, but her girls are keeping her going while she struggles with her sickness.
On Sunday, the 40-year-old's husband, Rory Feek took to Instagram to share a heartwarming picture of the necklace she's donning, which allows her to physically keep her kids close to her heart.
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The photo shows three precious pendants, engraved with the names of the ailing artist's daughter, Indiana, and step-daughters Hopie and Heidi. Take a look (below):
This is awful — and far too soon.
Daniel Gerson, who co-wrote Monsters Inc and Big Hero 6, died on Saturday from a brain tumor, according to his family.
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The screenwriter had been battling brain cancer before his untimely death — he was just 49 years old.
His career in Hollywood brought us
It sounds like Teresa Giudice's new memoir is a tearjerker.
On Monday, Tre released an exclusive excerpt of Turning The Tables: From Housewife to Inmate and Back to People, and in the emotional section, she revealed what it was like to leave her four young daughters for 15-months of jail time.
Naturally, her kids did NOT take the news well.
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According to Giudice, she told her babies she'd be leaving the NIGHT BEFORE her sentence as to not prolong their pain. Plus, to make matters worse, the momma had to depart in the middle of the night due to the insane amount of paparazzi following her every move.
Upon telling the girls, they all broke down in hysterics: