Mariska Hargitay Confirmed For ‘Law & Order: SVU’ Season 15

Mariska Hargitay has put Law & Order: SVU fans at ease now that the longtime series regular has decided to return to the 15th season of the NBC criminal drama. As confirmed by TV Line, Hargitay confirmed her return via her Twitter account this past weekend after a long wait. “Happy weekend. It’s official. Season 15–I’LL BE BACK! xx m,” Mariska tweeted on Saturday.

The news of Hargitay ‘s reprisal comes after a lengthy behind the scenes deal between the network and the performer. Details of the deal reached between the two parties has yet to be revealed, but are sure to keep Mariska Hargitay in the top spot as one of the highest paid actresses on television. When SVU fans saw Hargitay last in her role as Olivia Benson, the detective was able to dodge a bullet in the season 14 finale. ‘Law & Order: SVU’ is scheduled to resume on NBC this fall.

Aside from her long running role in SVU, Hargitay has also appeared in features; 2008 ‘The Love Guru’, ‘Tales from Earthsea’, ‘Plain Truth’ the TV movie, ‘Perfume’ and Prince Street’.

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