Actress Mariska Hargitay is to join her late mother Jayne Mansfield on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The Law & Order: Special Victims Unit star will unveil the 2,511th star on Hollywood Boulevard, next to her mum's on 8 November (13).

Pal Hillary Swank and Law & Order creator DICk Wolf will be among those who will salute her at the ceremony.

Mansfield received her star in 1960.