Mariska Magdolna Hargitay (born January 23, 1964) is an American actress known for her role as New York Police Department Lieutenant Olivia Benson on the NBC drama series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. For her role on the show, Hargitay has received multiple awards and nominations, including a Primetime Emmy and Golden Globe.
|Full name at birth||
Mariska Magdolna Hargitay
|Claim to fame||
Olivia Benson on Law and Order: SVU
|Date of birth||
23 January 1964
|Place of birth||
Santa Monica, California
Actress, Producer, Director
5' 7½" (171 cm)
145 lbs (65.8 kg)
Marymount High School, Los Angeles, California
University of California at Los Angeles (dropped out)
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