Mariska Hargitay Biography

Birth NameMariska Magdolna Hargitay
BornJanuary 23, 1964 (age 43)
Santa Monica, California
Spouse(s)Peter Hermann
Notable RolesDet. Olivia Benson in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
AwardsBest Actress in a Drama Series
2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Mariska Magdolna Hargitay (born January 23, 1964) is a Golden Globe- and Emmy Award- winning American actress known for her role as Det. Olivia Benson on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.


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Detective Olivia Benson in Law & Order (1999)

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Mariska Hargitay Calls for Action Against Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence - Variety

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Mariska Hargitay Calls for Action Against Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence
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Mariska Hargitay, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” star and recipient of the Karma Award from the Karma Automotive company at Variety's Power of Women luncheon, gave a powerful speech against sexual assault and domestic violence while accepting ...

Misty Copeland Made Mariska Hargitay Cry for the Sweetest Reason - E! Online

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Misty Copeland Made Mariska Hargitay Cry for the Sweetest Reason
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Mariska Hargitay is an A-list member of Taylor Swift 's squad (only she and Ellen Pompeo have cats named in their honor), but that doesn't prevent her from getting starstruck. In fact, the Law & Order: Special Victims Unit star was moved to tears when ...

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Mariska Hargitay to Receive Karma Award at Power of Women NY - Variety

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Mariska Hargitay to Receive Karma Award at Power of Women NY
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It's imperative to envision a world where women can feel safe, says Mariska Hargitay. Inspired by her role on NBC's hit “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” she created the Joyful Heart Foundation to heal, educate and empower survivors of sexual ...

Mariska Hargitay Says 'Law & Order: SVU' Season 17 Finale Is Tragic And Beautiful - The Inquisitr

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Mariska Hargitay Says 'Law & Order: SVU' Season 17 Finale Is Tragic And Beautiful
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Mariska Hargitay has starred in Law & Order: SVU since the series began. Now in Season 17, many actors have come and gone, but Mariska remains part of the main cast. The NBC police drama is currently on hiatus, but there is already information on the ...
The Law & Order: SVU season finale is so major, it made Mariska Hargitay crySheKnows.com
Will 'Law & Order: SVU' Season 17 episode 20 air on April 13? Here is what happens on 'Fashionable Crime'—an ...YIBADA English
'Law and Order: SVU' season 17 spoilers: New, old faces to appear leading to emotional season finaleVine Report

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