Fans Praise Mariska Hargitay’s Husband for Being a True Gentleman in New Pic: ‘Whatta Man’

Mariska Hargitay recently stepped out with her beloved spouse, Peter Hermann, and the couple posed for a picture that has fans talking online. Social media users are in awe of Hermann’s gesture toward his wife.

Hargitay and Hermann first met in 2002 when he bagged a guest-starring role on “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” in which she plays Detective Olivia Benson.



“He’s on the show as a guest actor, and I’m looking at her, looking at him, and I’m seeing how she’s acting, right? I know her, and I’m like, ‘Oh boy. Here we go.’ And she’s just, ‘Tee-hee, tee-hee, I don’t even care about him or anything like that,'” recalled Meloni.

Although Hargitay initially said she was not romantically interested in Hermann, she ended up dating him. One day, she arrived on set “sobbing” over her relationship with her boyfriend – whom she had been seeing for a while, said Meloni.

“She goes, ‘Peter and I had a really deep, long conversation. We cried, and I just don’t think it’s going to work,'” the Emmy Award nominee recounted during the interview.

Meloni revealed that at that moment, all he could think of was that Hargitay and Hermann would be married in “five months,” despite their stumbling block, adding: