09:34 AM EDT 05/22/2015
Originally posted 05/21/2015 01:35PM
Girls fans know all about the bumbling romantic lives of Hannah, Marnie, Shoshanna and Jessa, but we haven't gotten very much insight into the love escapades of Elijah, Hannah's former closeted boyfriend-turned-BFF. Now, star Andrew Rannells says Elijah is finally in for an in-depth romantic storyline.
"Elijah gets to be a little bit serious this season, and he gets to have a serious relationship. I'm very excited about it," Rannells told PEOPLE about Girls' upcoming fifth season at the Olevolos Project brunch.
Like most characters on the HBO show, Elijah must contend with a learning curve when it comes to matters of the heart.
"We haven't seen it before so it's not like something he is good at. You're going to see him sort of flail around a lot," Rannells teased.
Originally posted 04/06/2015 08:30PM
John Cameron Mitchell originated the role, and Neil Patrick Harris and Andrew Rannells are among those who have stepped into the platform shoes of the title character in the Broadway musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch.
Originally posted 06/13/2014 10:00AM
They're big heels to fill, but Andrew Rannells is up to the task.
Originally posted 01/11/2013 06:00AM
Plus: The Girls guest-star teases what's in store for characters Elijah and Hannah this season
Originally posted 12/19/2012 04:30AM
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