Judd Apatow, Executive Producer of Girls
Girls is so personal, idiosyncratic, self-indulgent and naked that it is unlike anything television has ever seen. And yet, in Lena Dunham’s crazy, problematic world, viewers find reflections of their own lives, ambitions, romances and anxieties. The show evokes laughter and tears, often at the same time, and has touched a cultural nerve. Read the complete citation.