Mariska Hargitay Short Bio
Mariska Hargitay is an American actress, who was born at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, California. She is the daughter of former Mr. Universe Mickey Hargitay and actress and 1950s-era sex symbol Jayne Mansfield. She is Capricorn and was born in the middle of Roman Catholic. After her parents’ divorce, she then raised by hermother who remarried to the director Matt Cimber. When her mother killed in car accident, she was there in the car and after that with her three siblings, she then raised by her father. For education, she then attending Catholic secondary school, Marymount High School and continued study to UCLA due her interest in acting but not finished due pursue her career.
Mariska Hargitay Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||January 23, 1964|
|Age||50 years old|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Hip Size ||36 inches|
|Waist Size||25 inches|
|Weight||63 kg 139 pounds|
Mariska Hargitay career
In 1982, Mariska Hargitay was crowned Miss Beverly Hills 3 and came fourth in the contest of Miss California. She made her screen debut with a small role in Star 80. A few years later, she landed a recurring role on the television series Downtown and Falcon Crest, where she plays the character of Carly Fixx.Mariska Hargitay has appeared in many other television programs, such as: Freddy’s Nightmares, Ellen, All American Girl, Baywatch, Cracker, Gabriel Bird, In the Heat of the Night, JoJo’s Circus, The Bachelor , Wiseguy, and Thirty Something. Her voice is used in the 2005 video game True Crime: New York City.Mariska Hargitay also had a secondary role (“prostitute in a bar”) in the 1995 Leaving Las Vegas movie and briefly replaced Gabrielle Fitzpatrick in the film Power Rangers, although the sequences were considered unusable.Since 1999, Mariska Hargitay interpreter Olivia Benson, the head of women appear in the drama series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
Mariska Hargitay Controversy
Mariska Hargitay revealed that she is tired and uncomfortable with the popularity of her mother actress Jayne Mansfield. She also been diagnose with collapsed lung but been recovery.
Mariska Hargitay Dating
Mariska Hargitay dated actor Peter Hermann and they married on August 28, 2004, in Santa Barbara, California. The couple has one biological son and two adoptive children.
Mariska Hargitay Net Worth
Mariska Hargitay was named “the highest paid TV actress” currently working, in the 2008 edition of the Guinness Book of Records. It then make her net worth is about $45 million and salary of $400000 per episode.