Taylor Swift’s Cat Meets Mariska Hargitay

Feline Olivia Benson, who belongs to Taylor Swift, finally got to meet her namesake over the weekend. The cat is named for actress Mariska Hargitay’s character on “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit.” They met during Swift’s tour stop in Philadelphia, and the cat warmed up to Hargitay when she fed her treats. Swift shared a video of the encounter on Instagram. "This is Olivia Benson meeting Olivia Benson, and um, things are going well so far," Swift says in the video. — Read it at People Pets


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