Mariska Hargitay is an actress. She was a student at The Groundlings. She also was president. Her spouse is Peter Hermann and they have 3 children. Her father is Mickey Hargitay and her mother is Jayne Mansfield. She was awarded for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in 2006. In 2015, the actress played in the film 'Taylor Swift: Bad Blood'.