Zoltan Hargitay is the son of Jayne Mansfield, an American actress, and Mickey Hargitay, an American-Hungarian actor and bodybuilder. He was born in Santa Monica and has two siblings, Mickey and Mariska, an American. Tina Hargitay, Jayne Marie Mansfield, and Tony Cimber are his three half-siblings from his parents’ other marriages.
Although he tries to keep a low profile, he has appeared in public on some occasions for his younger sister Mariska. Here’s all we know about him thus far.
Biography of Zoltan Hargitay
Zoltan Anthony Hargitay was born in Santa Monica, California, on August 1, 1960, to Mickey Hargitay and Jayne Mansfield. He is currently 63 years old.
Hargitay has two full siblings: an elder brother, Mickey Hargitay Jr., and a younger sister, Mariska Hargitay, who, like her parents, is an actress. He also has three half-siblings from his parents’ previous marriages. Tina Hargitay is from his father’s first marriage to Mary Birge, and Jayne Marie Mansfield and Tony Cimber are from his mother’s second and third marriages to Paul Mansfield and Matt Cimber, respectively.
Although details of his childhood are not widely known, he made headlines in 1966 at the age of six when he was attacked by a lion at the Jungleland Zoo in Thousand Oaks, California. He underwent two surgeries after suffering a skull fracture and many puncture wounds.
As regard his education, the name of the high school he attended is not known at the time of writing. He studied at the University of Notre Dame and graduated at 22 in 1982.
A Look Into Jayne Mansfield’s Son’s Career
Despite the lack of information about Zoltan Hargitay’s career, reports from many sources, including amomama.com, stated he had acting credits in films such as Retroactive (1997), T-Force (1994), and Shrunken Heads (1994). However, following additional investigation, loveohlust.com discovered that he had no acting credits in the aforementioned films.
Zoltan’s Facebook and Linkedin profiles gave a hint as to what Mansfield does. According to his Facebook page, he is a producer and propmaker at IATSE Local 44 in Studio City, Los Angeles, California. Likewise, his Linkedin profile contains the same information.
According to both profiles, he has been working since 2002. Given this, it is possible he is more involved in the movie production process.
Where Is He Today?
Despite the popularity of his family in the past and his sister, who is currently continuing the family’s legacy as an actress, Zoltan Hargitay remains a private person. It is impossible to say where he is at the time of writing, but his most notable public appearance was in November 2013, when he joined the rest of his siblings to support Mariska during her Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony in Hollywood, California.
As established, He is currently working at IATSE Local 44 in Studio City, Los Angeles, California.