Actress | Producer | Director
She has played the same character (Detective Olivia Benson) on five different series: Law & Order (1990), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005), Chicago Fire (2012) and Chicago P.D. (2014).
[Part of her 2005 Golden Globe acceptance speech] Fifty years ago, my mother stood on this stage accepting this award. She was fortunate enough to have my dad with her. Fifty years later, I'm fortunate enough to have my dad with me. I love you, Dad.
Mariska Magdolna Hargitay
Santa Monica, California, USA