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Mariska Hargitay

Mariska Hargitay
Mariska Hargitay is the star of NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victim's Unit". She was born in Santa Monica, California, the daughter of actress Jayne Mansfield and former Mr. Universe Mickey Hargitay. The actress has made numerous television appearances and has portrayed Det. Olivia Benson on "SVU" since 1999. She is married and has one child.
Mariska Hargitay is the star of NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victim's Unit". She was born in Santa Monica, California, the daughter of actress Jayne Mansfield and former Mr. Universe Mickey Hargitay. The actress has made numerous television appearances and has portrayed Det. Olivia Benson on "SVU" since 1999. She is married and has one child. « Show less

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  • Anthony Weiner & Ted Cruz's Excellent Latenight Adventures With Bill Maher & Jay Leno

    Ted Cruz and Anthony Weiner don't see eye to eye on much politically, and they're at very different stages of their careers. Yet they had one thing in common Friday, as both ventured into the waters of latenight comedy: Cruz, the filibustering Texas...
  • Mariska Hargitay talks 'deeply profound' Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony on 'Tonight Show'

     
    Friday (Nov. 8) was a big day for "Law & Order: SVU" star Mariska Hargitay. After 14 years playing Detective Olivia Benson on the NBC procedural, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame....
  • TV Review: 'JFK,' 'Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy'

    There's a noise-canceling quality of the programming tidal wave tied to the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, which doesn't make the milestone any less historically significant, or selected programs any less worthwhile. So somewhat...
  • Mariska Hargitay almost fired from 'Law & Order: SVU' over bad haircut

     
    "Law & Order: SVU" star Mariska Hargitay, who was recently honored with her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, says she nearly lost her job after a haircut gone bad....
  • Mariska Hargitay Scared Husband Would Leave Her for 'Philomena's' Judi Dench

    Spirits were high at the Nov. 12 Skylark afterparty for the Weinstein Company's "Philomena" despite the film's recent MPAA ratings controversy. While title-actress Judi Dench was not in attendance, Steve Coogan, who both co-wrote the script with Jeff Pope...
  • Steve Coogan: Stephen Frears Teased 'Philomena's Judi Dench About Replacing Her With Helen Mirren

    Although Judi Dench and Stephen Frears were missing in action at Wednesday night's Variety Screening Series showing of "Philomena," the two industry veterans were the primary focus of conversation. "Philomena" star, co-writer and co-producer Steve Coogan...
  • Weekend: 'Walking Dead,' 'Good Wife,' 'Downton Abbey'

    Weekend: 'Walking Dead,' 'Good Wife,' 'Downton Abbey'
    Musical superstars, a Hallmark Hall of Fame and pivotal moments in top dramas are on the schedule this weekend. The highlights by night: Sunday "The Walking Dead" wraps up the first half of its season at 9 p.m. on AMC. The zombie drama will return...
  • Dann Florek Departs 'Law & Order: SVU'

    Veteran cast member Dann Florek will be exiting NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," Variety has confirmed. Florek has logged 14 years playing Captain Donald Cragen on the venerable Dick Wolf procedural, and announced his departure via tweet...
  • Paul Mazursky and Actors: A Love Story

    Talk to actors who have worked with Paul Mazursky and the words "generous," "affectionate," "giving," "hands-on," "funny" and "smart" are liberally summoned without seeming obsequious. It's partly because Mazursky, who is receiving a star on the Hollywood...
  • Acting Coach Ivan Markota Dies at 86

    Ivan Markota, longtime acting coach who taught several of today's high-profile stars, died August 6 of natural causes at L.A.'s Cedar Sinai Hospital. He was 86. Markota's pupils including Emmy-winners Bryan Cranston, Mariska Hargitay and John...
  • Sept. 9: “Katie” begins Season 2; “The View” welcomes new co-host Jenny McCarthy

     
    ABC and its syndicated distribution arm have some notable premieres Monday, Sept. 9, as The View welcomes Jenny McCarthy as new co-host, replacing Joy Behar, and Katie, hosted by Katie Couric, begins its second season. The View‘s decision to hire...