is the woman who plays spencers mother on pretty little liars related to the woman who plays olivia benson on law & order special victims unit?

While they may have quite a few resemblance, we found no relation between Mariska Hargitay, the one who plays Olivia Benson on 'Law & Order: SVU' and Lesley Fera, who portrays Spencer's mom Veronica on 'Pretty Little Liars'.

Mariska Magdolna Hargitay was born on January 23, 1964, in Santa Monica, California. She is the youngest of the three children of couples Mickey Hargitay and Jayne Mansfield. Her two brothers are named Zoltan and Mickey Jr.

Lesley Kathleen Fera on the other hand was born on November 23, 1971 in Los Angeles, California. She is an actress, known for Pretty Little Liars (2010), Herstory (2005) and The Goddess Within (2001).

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Friday, February 03 2017
Source: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0002127/bio