Mariska Hargitay

United States

Mariska Hargitay Bio

Who is Mariska Hargitay

American beauty queen Mariska Hargitay, who is fluent in English, French, Hungarian, Italian and Spanish, is one of the renowned actress. She is also known in the film industry as a director and producer.

Early Life (Childhood)

She was born on the laps of Jayne Mansfield and Mickey Hargitay. Her mother Jayne Mansfield was also a beauty queen and she was the sex symbol of the 1950s and early 1960s.

Interesting Facts

She is mainly known for her appearance in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and for this role she earned the salary of $400,000 per episode in 2014. Her net worth is estimated to be around $30 million.

Personal Life

In 2004, she got married to love of her life Peter Hermann. He is mainly known for his appearance in Law & Order: SVU.


She has also been crowned with Golden Globes, USA once.


At the end of 2008, she was diagnoed with collapsed lung.