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Albus & Grindelwald

Dog | Adopted Apr 2020

Mariska Hargitay fostered two dogs that she named after Harry Potter characters, Albus & Grindelwald in April 2020. Shorter after fostering, Mariska adopted the young rescues.

Mariska Hargitay

Mariska Hargitay

Mariska Hargitay is an American actress and philanthropist born on January 23, 1964. She is the daughter of famous bodybuilder Mickey Hargitay and actress Jayne Mansfield. Her first role was in the horror film Ghoulies (1985). After the film, she had various roles in film and television that eventually became a starring role as Olivia Benson in the Law & Order: Special Victims Unit series. The role has earned her a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award. Outside of acting, Mariska founded the Joyful Heart Foundation which supports people who have been sexually abused.