From winning multiple awards and accolades to starting her own charity foundation, Mariska Hargitay is one of the most inspiring women of the 21st century. She's starred on the well-known TV series, Law & Order: SVU for 20 seasons now as the leading actress. Although her father was Mr. Universe bodybuilder, Mickey Hargitay, her mother was just as successful in her respective career. Check out the video to see who her famous mother is!

Mariska Hargitay at the Christian Siriano Fashion Show in NYC.