Yes, This Law & Order: SVU Reunion Selfie Actually Happened
Elliot Stabler and Olivia Benson are back together!
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit faves Christopher Meloni and Mariska Hargitay reunited on Tuesday, for a holiday selfie that’s sure to fuel “Bensler” fanfic for weeks to come.
The former costars took to Instagram to share their happy hangout—Meloni first sharing the pic on his account with the caption “Friends at Xmas.”
Friends at Xmas.
Hargitay reposted the smiling shot, with a slew of hashtags: “#ChrisMas #ChrisKringle #AVeryBenslerChristmas #TheChrisWhoStoleChristmas #HomeMeloni #HolidayClassics #BenslerTogether.”
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The two lead the first 12 seasons of SVU together, but split up as fictional partners when Meloni left the long-running series in 2011. Hargitay remains on the show, which is now in its 18th season.
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They’ve remained close in real life—reuniting most recently in March for another adorable selfie.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit returns Jan. 4 (at 9 p.m. ET) on NBC.