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Disco fever: McConaughey, Harrelson channel 'Roxbury' as Emmy tux twins

"True Detective" stars Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson probably knew they'd be a much-hyped highlight at Monday night's Emmy Awards. The actors even seemed to coordinate their outfits to take advantage of it.

In the process, they had the audience and the Internet doing a disco double take: Were the actors dressed like Will Ferrell and Chris Kattan from "A Night at the Roxbury"? Or was it a "Dumb and Dumber" moment?

Will Ferrell and Chris Kattan, left, in the 1998 movie "A Night at the Roxbury." Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson present on stage at Monday's Emmy Awards.

In a bosom-buddy moment onstage, McConaughey and Harrelson's deep-hued tuxes looked like luxe versions of 1970s wedding attire. It wouldn't be a stretch to picture them at Emmy after parties, dancing a little too closely with some of the ladies.

Kattan himself even took notice on Twitter:



And other folks ate it up, too: