Mariska Hargitay

Mariska Hargitay
Mariska Hargitay  American Actress

Mariska Hargitay dating history

Who is she dating right now?
Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann
Peter Hermann and Mariska Hargitay have been married for 18 years since 28th Aug 2004. view relationship


Mariska Hargitay has been in relationships with Grant Show (1993) and Richard Anthony Crenna (1986 - 1988).

Mariska Hargitay is rumoured to have hooked up with Maria Bello (1997).


Mariska Hargitay is a 59 year old American Actress. Born Mariska Magdolna Hargitay on 23rd January, 1964 in Santa Monica, CA, USA, she is famous for Olivia Benson on Law and Order: SVU in a career that spans 1984–present. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Mariska Hargitay has been in 11 on-screen matchups, including Christopher Meloni in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), Dean Winters in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), Harry Connick Jr. in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), Anthony Edwards in ER (1994) and Bill Pullman in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999).

Mariska Hargitay is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, American film actors and Actors from California.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 21 years, 1 month - -
Dating2 30 years, 1 month 16 years 2 years
Rumoured1 - - -
Total4 30 years, 1 month 13 years, 3 months 2 years


First Name Mariska
Middle Name Magdolna
Last Name Hargitay
Full Name at Birth Mariska Magdolna Hargitay
Alternative Name Marishka Hargitay, Miss Beverly Hills USA 1982, Bubbles, Maria, Marish, Mariska Magdolna Hargitay, Mariska Hargitay
Age 59 years
Birthday 23rd January, 1964
Birthplace Santa Monica, CA, USA
Height 5' 7½" (171 cm)
Weight 143lbs (65 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Marymount High School, Los Angeles, California
University University of California at Los Angeles (dropped out)
Occupation Text Actress, Producer, Director
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Olivia Benson on Law and Order: SVU
Year(s) Active 1983–present, 1984–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Celebrity Talent International, Entertainment Booking Agency
Brand Endorsement (2007) Print ads: American Milk Processors "got milk?" milk mustache campaign, (2007) Print ads: Karastan carpets and rugs
Bust (inches) 37
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 25
Hips (inches) 36
Clothes Size 4
Shoe Size 9.5
Official Websites,,,,
Father Mickey Hargitay (actor/bodybuilder)
Mother Jayne Mansfield (actress/model)
Brother Zoltan Hargitay, Mickey Hargitay Jr., Antonio Ottaviano (half-brother)
Sister Jayne Marie Mansfield (half-sister) (actress/model), Tina Hargitay (half-sister)
Favorite People Paulo Coelho (Author)

Mariska Magdolna Hargitay (born January 23, 1964) is an American actress best 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.

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Partner Comparison

Mariska Hargitay59 AquariusActress
Peter Hermann55 LeoActor
Maria Bello55 AriesActress
Grant Show61 PiscesActor
Richard Anthony Crenna63 CancerActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
August Freidrich MiklosMale28th June, 200616 years oldPeter Hermann
Amaya Josephine (adopted)FemaleMarch, 201112 years oldPeter Hermann
Andrew NicolasMaleAugust, 201111 years oldPeter Hermann


Law & Order: Organized Crime2021Captain Olivia BensonTV Show
Grace Gaustad BLKBX2021Dr. HartShort Film
Nightcap2016Mariska HargitayTV Show
Taylor Swift: Bad Blood2015JusticeMusic Video
Chicago P.D.2014Lieutenant Olivia Benson, Sergeant Olivia BensonTV Show
Chicago Fire2012Olivia BensonTV Show
F--K2010MariskaShort Film
Tales from Earthsea2006Tenar (English version, voice)Movie
Law & Order: Trial by Jury2005Detective Olivia BensonTV Show
True Crime: New York City2005Deena Dixon (voice)Unknown
Plain Truth2004Ellie HarrisonTV Movie
Perfume2001Darcy (as Marishka Hargitay)Movie
Lake Placid1999Myra OkuboMovie
Love American Style1999Wendy (segment "Love And The Blind Date")TV Movie
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Captain Olivia Benson, Detective Olivia Benson, Lieutenant Olivia BensonTV Show
Night Sins1997Paige PriceTV Movie
The Advocate's Devil1997RendiTV Movie
Cracker: Mind Over Murder1997Detective Penny HatfieldTV Show
Prince Street1997Detective Nina EcheverriaTV Show
The Lazarus Man1996Dawson, Sara HendersonTV Show
Leaving Las Vegas1995Hooker at BarMovie
Can't Hurry Love1995Didi EdelsteinTV Show
The Single Guy1995Kate Conklin the Mounted CopTV Show
Gambler V: Playing for Keeps1994Etta PlaceTV Movie
All-American Girl1994JaneTV Show
Ellen1994DaraTV Show
ER1994Cynthia HooperTV Show
Bank Robber1993Marisa BenoitMovie
Blind Side1993MelanieTV Movie
Hotel Room1993TinaTV Show
Key West1993LaurelTV Show
Come the Morning1993Church WomanMovie
Tequila and Bonetti1992Officer Angela GarciaTV Show
Grapevine1992KatieTV Show
The Perfect Weapon1991JenniferMovie
FBI: The Untold Stories1991Agent Michele EvansTV Show
Strawberry Road1991Jill BannerMovie
Hard Time Romance1991AnitaMovie
Gabriel's Fire1990CarmenTV Show
Law & Order1990Captain Olivia Benson, Detective Olivia BensonTV Show
Finish Line1989Lisa KarshTV Movie
The New Adam-121989Michelle BrownTV Show
Baywatch1989Lisa PetersTV Show
Booker1989Michelle LarkinTV Show
Seinfeld1989MelissaTV Show
Mr. Universe1988Movie
Freddy's Nightmares1988MarshaTV Show
In the Heat of the Night1988Audine HiggsTV Show
Thirtysomething1987Courtney DunnTV Show
Wiseguy1987Debbie VitaleTV Show
Welcome to 181986JoeyMovie
Downtown1986Jesse SmithTV Show
Falcon Crest1981Carly FixxTV Show
Saturday Night Live1975Olivia BensonTV Show
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AparecidoAparecidoJan 23

Hoje 23/01 é o aniversário de Mariska Hargitay! Today 23/01 is the birthday of Mariska Hargitay! Feliz Aniversário! Muita paz, saúde, realizações, sucesso e bênçãos! Abraços! Happy Birthday! Peace, health, achievements, success and blessings! Hugs! I love you, Mariska Hargitay! Eu te amo, Mariska Hargitay!

eagle39Jul 7, 2019

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wjerryzwjerryzAug 23, 2017

I love her on Law and Order

wjerryzwjerryzJul 13, 2017

I wished your Mother was still with us. We miss her.

Hotwheels19Hotwheels19Jan 23, 2017

Happy Birthday Mariska!!!

jmullen of coloradoJul 24, 2014

Simply stated, this is the number 1 television actress over the last 20 years bar none. It's not even close!

rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 26, 2013

was surprised to see that Jayne Mansfield is her mom

rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 26, 2013

Has definitely come a long way since her ER days.

robertJan 18, 2012

i am one of you fans on law order suv

GgglGrlAug 26, 2011

She's so beautiful and talented. True role model

mensahcarrelleJun 22, 2011

Mariska is a hero!The joyful heart foundation is amazing.She's a woman blessed with natural beauty(inside&out) and talent.

denia19Feb 2, 2011


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