Mariska Hargitay Gallery
Mariska Hargitay plays Olivia Benson, the ambitious and emotionally driven detective for eleven seasons on television’s Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. The role has earned Mariska an Emmy Award, Golden Globe Award, Gracie Allen Award from The Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television, along with five Emmy nominations, three SAG nominations, and two Golden Globe nominations. “As a woman, it’s gratifying to play such a multilayered part. Olivia is not only a competent, street-smart cop, she’s also an empathetic woman who can respond emotionally to victims of terrible crimes without compromising her professionalism.”
Mariska is also known to televiewers for her recurring role as Anthony Edwards’s girlfriend on ER. This former beauty queen also gained notice as a cast regular in the sitcom Can’t Hurry Love with Nancy McKeon and Louis Mandylor. Mariska’s television credits include guest roles on Seinfeld, Ellen and thirtysomething, and starring roles on Falcon Crest and Prince Street. This sexy stunner’s film credits include the thriller Lake Placid written by David E. Kelley and starring Bridget Fonda, the critically acclaimed Leaving Las Vegas, David Lynch’s Hotel Room, Bob Fosse’s Star 80, and Michael Rymer’s Perfume. She speaks Hungarian, Spanish, French, and Italian as well as English.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Mariska is the youngest daughter of legendary blonde bombshell, Jayne Mansfield. If you want to see more Mariska Hargitay naked photos, just click on the link.