Mariska Hargitay has joined a pretty exclusive club: Very few actors have played the same television character for 20 years, as she has with Olivia Benson on Law & Order: SVU. Like any other job you do for 20 years, there’s always the possibility that it will become routine, but Hargitay says she hasn’t allowed that to happen. How? She explained it to us. (Click on the media bar below to hear Mariska Hargitay)
Law & Order: SVU airs Thursday nights at 10/9c on NBC.