17 January 2013 11:00 AM, PST | Vulture | See recent Vulture news »

The morning after Girls won Golden Globes for Outstanding Comedy Series and Lead Actress, showrunner Jenni Konner tried not to yawn too much as she sat in a daze at West Hollywood's Le Pain Quotidien, her hair tossed back in a messy ponytail. “I still am really shocked," she said. "You know, there’s only been five hours of our show released to the world.” She doesn’t recall exactly what time she stopped celebrating. “Not too late,” she says and then texts her boyfriend, Girls director Richard Shepard, to see if he knows. Konner does remember a few things: weeping through Jodie Foster’s speech, seeing Glenn Close profess her love for Girls to series creator and star Lena Dunham in the ladies room, and, best of all, getting the thumbs-up from Daniel Day-Lewis. “We were taking pictures of ourselves in the InStyle booth, and he goes, ‘Good job, »


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