Mariska Hargitay

TV Actress

Mariska Hargitay was born on January 23rd, 1964 in Santa Monica, California, United States and is the TV Actress from United States. Discover Mariska Hargitay's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 58 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Bubbles, Maria, Marish, Mackie
Date of Birth
January 23, 1964
United States
Place of Birth
Santa Monica, California, United States
58 years old
Zodiac Sign
$100 Million
$450 Thousand
Actor, Film Actor, Film Producer, Television Actor
Social Media
Mariska Hargitay Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 58 years old, Mariska Hargitay has this physical status:

Hair Color
Dark Brown
Eye Color
Dark Brown
37-28-36" or 94-71-91.5 cm
Mariska Hargitay Religion, Education, and Hobbies
Roman Catholicism
Listening to Music, Working out at the gym
Marymount High School
Mariska Hargitay Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Peter Hermann
Amaya Josephine Hermannt, August Miklos Friedrich Hermann, Andrew Nicolas Hargitay Hermann
Dating / Affair
Richard Anthony Crenna (1986-1988), Grant Show (1993), Maria Bello (1997), Lance Young (1992), Peter Hermann (2002-Present)
Mickey Hargitay, Jayne Mansfield
Miklos Hargitay (Older Brother), Zoltan Hargitay (Older Brother) (Actor), Jayne Marie Mansfield (Older Half-Sister) (Actor), Antonio “Tony” Cimber (Younger Half-Brother) (Actor), Tina Hargitay (Older Half-Sister)
Other Family
Ferenc Hargitai (Paternal Grandfather), Mária Róth Fischer (Paternal Grandmother), Herbert William Palmer (Maternal Grandfather), Vera Jeffrey Palmer (Maternal Grandmother)
About Mariska Hargitay
  • Mariska Magdolna Hargitay (born January 23, 1964) is an American actress known for her role as New York Police Department Captain Olivia Benson on the NBC drama series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
  • Hargitay has starred on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit since 1999.
  • For her role on the show, Hargitay has received multiple awards and nominations, including a Primetime Emmy and a Golden Globe. The daughter of bodybuilder and actor Mickey Hargitay and actress Jayne Mansfield, Hargitay made her film debut in the 1985 horror comedy film Ghoulies and her major television debut in the 1986 adventure drama series Downtown.
  • She appeared in numerous roles in film and on television throughout the late 1980s and 1990s before being cast on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
  • Hargitay’s work on that show led her to found the Joyful Heart Foundation, an organization that provides support to people who have been sexually abused.


Mariska Hargitay and Christopher Meloni reunite again at the Law & Order Premiere Event, September 20, 2022
Just days before an unprecedented three-hour premiere event, the stars of all three Law & Order shows converged in New York City, including Mariska Hargitay and Christopher Meloni. Hargitay, 58, and Meloni, 61, reunited on the red carpet at the premiere event, held at Capitale in New York City. The unprecedented three-hour TV event - featuring the returning flagship series Law & Order, the long-running Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Law & Order: Organized Crime - will debut Thursday, September 22 from 8 PM to 11 PM on NBC.

JACI STEPHEN'S wickedly barbed review of the Emmys, September 13, 2022
Lizzo came as a lurid red Boeing 747 struggling to take off in a storm. Melanie Lynskey was a bright green holiday candy. Laverne Cox, reporting from the red carpet for E!, turned up as an extra from Thunderbirds - not one of the astronauts, but a spare part from a rocket. The Emmys is the precursor to all major awards ceremonies. As with the others, we all gazed in disbelief as Fraggle Rock hit the road - and all because a deluded someone, earlier that night, had said: 'You look really great!'

Kaley Cuoco cuddles up to Tom Pelphrey at the HBO Emmy bash... after making their red carpet debut, September 13, 2022
The actress, 36, looked gorgeous as she took to HBO Max's post-Emmy bash on Monday evening, held at the exclusive venue San Vicente Bungalows. After the pair made their relationship red-carpet official during the earlier Emmy Awards.