Younger nominees signal changing of guard at Emmys

Lena Dunham, 'Girls' (Age: 26)

Not only is Lena Dunham the youngest of all of this year's Emmy acting contenders at age 26, she is the only one of her generation to receive multiple nominations for the HBO series "Girls." She is nominated for producing that show, directing the episode "She Did", and writing the "Pilot" episode.  In the Best Comedy Actress category, she submitted the season finale "She Did."

Click on arrow on right side of photo above to see the other 12 acting nominees who are under 35. 

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