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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Law and Order: SVU: Why Mariska Hargitay Isn't Leaving Anytime ... - TV Guide (blog)

TV Guide (blog)

Law and Order: SVU: Why Mariska Hargitay Isn't Leaving Anytime ...
TV Guide (blog)
For years, Law & Order: SVU has been plagued by rumors that Mariska Hargitay was planning to leave the long-running procedural. Last spring, that speculation ...

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Hilary Swank, Mariska Hargitay, and Debra Messing BFF It Up — at U.S. Open and Beyond - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo Finance

Hilary Swank, Mariska Hargitay, and Debra Messing BFF It Up — at U.S. Open and Beyond
Yahoo Finance
Hilary Swank, Mariska Hargitay, and Debra Messing know that keeping track of games, sets, and matches is a heckuva lot more fun when you are with your best friends. The actresses enjoyed a weekend of tennis — and selfies — at the U.S. Open in Queens, ...