Hargitay is an American actress and producer of very high repute. She has won several awards and recognition on account of her brilliance while acting roles given to her most especially detective series. When we are talking of a round peg in a round hole, Hargitay is one of such; her parents are both actors.
The father most especially had done a lot to influence her success in the industry. Hargitay admitted that much when she received her fist EMMY award; the father died 17 days after her public pronouncements.
Hargitay is a core professional; she will spare nothing in an attempt to translate her script. She was once injured while doing a stunt on set that led to an operation; despite this handicap, she did not miss any of the series. She is a mul-ti linguist. She used this positively on set when she is duty bound to conduct an interview outside English language.
Hargitay was born in the year 1964, on the 23rd day of that year. Her recorded place of birth was at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, California. Her parents are Jayne Mansfield and Mickey Hargitay. The parents had an unsettled relationship which latter led to divorce. On August 28, 2004, she got married to Peter Hermann-an actor himself. The union is blessed with one biological child-male and other adopted children.
She had her high school at Marymount High School, Los Angeles, California; her college days were at University of California at Los Angeles but she dropped out.
Her net worth is estimated at $45million dollars.
Beginning from 1986’s Downtown, she has taken part in 49 titles; aside the roles she played as a producer.
She is a multiple award winner. She has won an EMMY as well as a GOLDEN GLOBE. Altogether, seven awards have come her way.
- Occupation: Actress, Producer.
- Age: 52.
- Date of Birth: January 24, 1964.
- Place of Birth: St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, California.
- Gender: Female
- Height in ft: 5’ 8”.
- Height in m: 1.72.
- Height in cm: 172.
- Weight in kg: 66.
- Weight in Pounds: 145.
- Eye color: Dark Brown.
- Hair color: Dark Brown.
- Parents: Jayne Mansfield and Mickey Hargitay.
- Spouse: Peter Hermann.
- Sibling: August Miklos Friedrich Hermann.
- Measurements: 36-24-36.
- Ethnicity/Race: Hungarian, German and English.
- Nationality: American.