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15 On-Screen Teams That Would Be Perfect For Season 2 Of "True Detective"

Several actors have been rumored to be starring in season 2 of True Detective. Why not one of these proven duos?

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1. Chris O'Donnell & Al Pacino

Why they'd be great: One word, "Hooah!"
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Why they'd be great: One word, "Hooah!"

2. Kevin Spacey & Robin Wright

Why they'd be great: These two bring the same weight to their roles as Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, but they can go even darker.
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Why they'd be great: These two bring the same weight to their roles as Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, but they can go even darker.

3. Tina Fey & Amy Poehler

Why they'd be great: Everything they touch turns to gold!
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Why they'd be great: Everything they touch turns to gold!

4. Jeff Goldblum & Sam Neill

Why they'd be great: They stood toe to toe with the mighty T-Rex! I'm pretty sure they can solve a crime or two.
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Why they'd be great: They stood toe to toe with the mighty T-Rex! I'm pretty sure they can solve a crime or two.

5. Jackie Chan & Chris Tucker

Why they'd be great: Imagine Jackie Chan delivering one of Matthew McConaughey's monologues from season 1, and then imagine Chris Tucker yelling, "Don't nobody understand the words that are comin' out of your mouth man!"
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Why they'd be great: Imagine Jackie Chan delivering one of Matthew McConaughey's monologues from season 1, and then imagine Chris Tucker yelling, "Don't nobody understand the words that are comin' out of your mouth man!"

6. Roberty Downey Jr. & Samuel L. Jackson

Why they'd be great: Downey Jr. and Jackson share much of the same chemistry that McConaughey and Harrelson had in season 1 of True Detective. They can have heated arguments and then joke around with each other moments later.
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Why they'd be great: Downey Jr. and Jackson share much of the same chemistry that McConaughey and Harrelson had in season 1 of True Detective. They can have heated arguments and then joke around with each other moments later.

7. George Clooney & Brad Pitt

Why they'd be great: They're George Clooney and Brad Pitt.
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Why they'd be great: They're George Clooney and Brad Pitt.

8. Elisabeth Moss & Christina Hendricks

Why'd they be great: Two independent, strong willed women solving a murder? I'm in!
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Why'd they be great: Two independent, strong willed women solving a murder? I'm in!

9. Christian Bale & Hugh Jackman

Why they'd be great: Bale and Jackman are most famous for portraying superheroes, but they played against each other amazingly well as macigians in The Prestige. That same rivalry could work with the two of them playing detectives working a case.
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Why they'd be great: Bale and Jackman are most famous for portraying superheroes, but they played against each other amazingly well as macigians in The Prestige. That same rivalry could work with the two of them playing detectives working a case.

10. Matthew Perry & Matt LeBlanc

Why they'd be great: Something tells me these guys would be there for each other.
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Why they'd be great: Something tells me these guys would be there for each other.

11. Albert Brooks & Ellen Degeneres

Why they'd be great: They found Nemo, I'm betting they could uncover a deep rooted conspiracy.
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Why they'd be great: They found Nemo, I'm betting they could uncover a deep rooted conspiracy.

12. Eric Stonestreet & Jesse Tyler Ferguson

Why they'd be great: Ferguson brings the brains, Stonestreet brings the brawn. Nothing could stop these two.
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Why they'd be great: Ferguson brings the brains, Stonestreet brings the brawn. Nothing could stop these two.

13. Samira Wiley & Danielle Brooks

Why they'd be great: Wiley and Brooks are terrific as inmates on Orange is the New Black. It'd be great to see them work on the other side of the law. Also, Wiley and Brooks are great names for detectives.
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Why they'd be great: Wiley and Brooks are terrific as inmates on Orange is the New Black. It'd be great to see them work on the other side of the law. Also, Wiley and Brooks are great names for detectives.

14. Eddie Murphy & Arsenio Hall

Why they'd be great: These two paired perfectly together in Coming to America. Murphy has proved he can play a believable cop, and Hall would be great as his sidekick.
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Why they'd be great: These two paired perfectly together in Coming to America. Murphy has proved he can play a believable cop, and Hall would be great as his sidekick.

15. Nicolas Cage & John Travolta

Why they'd be great: THIS WOULD BE INSANE!
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Why they'd be great: THIS WOULD BE INSANE!

Unfortunately, we'll have to wait a little while longer to see who the true stars of True Detective season 2 will be. Rest assured, it probably wont be any of these actors.

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