Ice-T Reflects on His Close Friendship With Co-Star Mariska Hargitay

Fans will have to wait and see what’s in store for Fin and Olivia this season, which premieres during a special 3-hour crossover event on Sept. 22. But if there’s one thing people have been waiting years to see happen, it’s for Olivia to finally get together with her former partner Elliot Stabler (Chris Meloni), who now appears on Law & Order: Organized Crime.

As for whether or not Ice-T thinks the will they/won’t they couple will ever hook up? He told E! News, “Who knows?”

“I know in real life, Mariska and Chris are so tight and they’re really good friends,” he continued. “They have a bond that’s really real, so that’s good.”

Law and Order: SVU season 24 premieres Thursday, Sept. 22, at 9 p.m. on NBC.

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