This image released by HBO shows Lena Dunham in a scene from the HBO original series, "Girls." HBO says it will pull the plug on its hit comedy "Girls" after a sixth and final season next year. The series about a group of young women in their 20s made creator and actress Lena Dunham a star, and was also a feather in the cap of veteran comic producer Judd Apatow. The fifth season of "Girls" is set to launch on the pay cable network on Feb. 21. (HBO via AP)

HBO pulling plug on hit comedy ‘Girls’

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — HBO says it will pull the plug on its hit comedy “Girls” after a sixth and final season next year. The series about …