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.


Mariska Hargitay
Detective Olivia Benson in Law & Order (1999)

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Mariska Hargitay and Debra Messing pose for a gorgeous makeup-free selfie - Today.com

Today.com

Mariska Hargitay and Debra Messing pose for a gorgeous makeup-free selfie
Today.com
When you're as naturally gorgeous as Mariska Hargitay and Debra Messing, why not flaunt it? That's just what the two television stars did when they posed without makeup in a sun-kissed selfie Messing shared on Instagram.
BFFs Mariska Hargitay and Debra Messing Stun in a Makeup-Free SelfieInStyle

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Mariska Hargitay and Ice-T run around Central Park while filming Law & Order: SVU - Daily Mail

Daily Mail

Mariska Hargitay and Ice-T run around Central Park while filming Law & Order: SVU
Daily Mail
Mariska Hargitay sprinted around Central Park on Wednesday while filming Law & Order: SVU with co-star Ice-T in New York City. The 52-year-old actress wore her dark blue NYPD costume and had a gun drawn while filming an intense scene. Ice-T, 58, was ...

'Law & Order: SVU' season 18: See Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T out filming - CarterMatt.com

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'Law & Order: SVU' season 18: See Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T out filming
CarterMatt.com
The link below from Ice-T's Twitter account gives you a sense of both himself and co-star Mariska Hargitay out filming in Central Park, which at least gives you a sense of one of the locations for the new season. It shouldn't be a shock that the team ...

'Law and Order: SVU' season 18 spoilers, plot news 2016: Mariska Hargitay speaks on Tucker's role in Benson's life ... - The Christian Times

'Law and Order: SVU' season 18 spoilers, plot news 2016: Mariska Hargitay speaks on Tucker's role in Benson's life ...
The Christian Times
Lt. Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay) will definitely take it the hardest since she is the team leader, and she will reach a point of blaming herself for what happened. Benson will later on realize that she must find a way to cope with her emotions, and ...

George Stephanopoulos enjoys the Fourth of July in face paint at Nantucket home - Daily Mail

Daily Mail

George Stephanopoulos enjoys the Fourth of July in face paint at Nantucket home
Daily Mail
The Good Morning America host was joined by Mariska Hargitay and her actor husband Peter Hermann as well as former Rachel Zoe COO Mandana Dayani and her producer husband Peter Traugott at the home of Jeff and Ashley McDermott. George got in ...