Lauren Weedman is an American actress, writer and comedian, best known for her regular role on the HBO television series Looking. She is also known for her roles in films such as Date Night and The Five-Year Engagement and for appearing as a guest star on various series such as Hung, New Girl and 2 Broke Girls. Her most recent films include The Little Hours and Wilson. She was also a correspondent on The Daily Show. Weedman has also written and performed several one-woman shows, including Homecoming, BUST, The People's Republic of Portland, and currently, Lauren Weedman Doesn't Live Here Anymore. She is the author of two books of comedic essays, A Woman Trapped in a Woman's Body: (Tales from a Life of Cringe) and Miss Fortune: Fresh Perspectives on Having it All From Someone Who is Not Okay.