Happy news for L&O addicts: Detective Olivia Benson will remain on the force for at least two more years.
Mariska Hargitay just got a sweet new two-year contract with NBC’s Law & Order: SVU, Variety reports. Insiders estimate that she and co-star Christopher Meloni now have annual salaries upwards of $6.5 million each. That makes Mariska, daughter of Jayne Mansfield, one of the highest-paid actresses in network TV.
I’m just grateful for the reassurance that she’s locked in for the show’s ninth and tenth seasons.
In celebration, let’s revisit some of the looks Detective Benson has rocked over the years:
Mariska already has an Emmy and a Golden Globe, and she was just nominated for a SAG award. It’s her third SAG nomination, and you know what they say about the third time …