Who is olivia benson dating 2016

who is olivia benson dating 2016-79

that her character continues to be affected by her romance with Captain Ed Tucker (Robert John Burke) of the Internal Affairs Bureau.

The Emmy-winning actress, 52, explained that Benson's burgeoning romance with Tucker has helped balance out the lieutenant's lows of this season, which have included getting taken hostage at gunpoint."I feel like it's really lonely, and she's been lonely and alone," Hargitay said of the season for her character.

If you don’t risk having people in your life, then you don't risk losing them." It's the very dilemma Olivia recently faced when she was taken hostage as part of a home invasion. It's the first thing the psychotic Joe Utley character says, ' Oh good, you have a kid, so you have something to live for,'" Leight says.

As Law & Order: Special Victims Unit airs its season 17 finale on Wednesday, May 25, Mariska Hargitay (Olivia Benson) told E!

and she sees Dodds as a product of that network." So where does the shocking transfer put Benson?