Some actors don’t kiss and tell, but on January 24, Law and Order: SVU Star Christopher Meloni61, took to Twitter to do some kissing jokes before Thursday Mariska Hargitay, 59, possible connection episode. At first, a fan wrote in to ask Chris how he and his longtime co-star met, which he has answered“I’m glad you asked. I had a screen test audition for a new show called Sexual offenses and when I walked through the door… “But it wasn’t until a fan told the 61-year-old that he and Mariska lacked chemistry that things got really cheeky.
I don’t kiss John Slattery https://t.co/AX2dD2c05n
— Chris Meloni (@Chris_Meloni) January 24, 2023
“Idk, you have NO chemistry. Maybe it should have been [John] gate instead,” the follower joked. It was only a matter of time before Chris clapped. “I don’t kiss John Slattery,” he wrote of the Mad Men alum. The kiss comment comes days later Law and Order: SVU released a hanging clip from the January 26 episode where he and Mariska almost share a kiss before the teaser ends. “The moment we’ve all been waiting for. Don’t miss new episodes of #LawAndOrder, #SVU and #OrganizedCrime Thursday at 8/7c on @NBC and streaming on @peacock,” the tweet read.
— 𝐋𝐀𝐖 & 𝐎𝐑𝐃𝐄𝐑 (@lawandordertv) January 25, 2023
In addition to the spicy tweets, Christopher appeared on the TODAY To display on January 25, where he was grilled by Savannah Guthrie51, and Hoda Kotb, 58, to find out whether or not he ended up kissing his co-star. “We have to leave Law and order on you,” Savannah joked. “Sir, you were there, you were in the apartment, you had the motive and you had the means…your lips.” She then asked, “Did you kiss her or not?” After a spotlight shone Chris, he put on a straight face and said, “I want my lawyer.”
Later he said The exit how he and Mariska prepared for the steamy episode. “What did we do different? There’s nothing too different,” he began. “When you’ve been friends and colleagues and the kind of love relationship that we have… you are presented with the scenes and you enter. He also noted that it was “an interesting scene” to film while calling it a “tricky scene”. He also called it “awkward” and “difficult”, but made sure to note, “but that’s all good”. Finally, at the end of the video, he joked that he “blew a mint candy” before taking the stage with the brunette beauty.
Along with the job and possible kissing scenes, the mum-of-three took to social media on January 24 to reveal that Chris had sent her some stunning flowers for her birthday. “Hey Chris, you asked me if I knew what day it was yesterday and I wasn’t sure,” she began in the instagram clip. “But then I understood because you gave me those pretty flowers!” His clip followed in particular that of Chris of January 23 where he wished him a happy birthday. “Celebrate it Marsha,” he captioned the post office. Both actors have starred on the hit series since 1999.