The trailer for Will Ferrell’s miniseries has arrived! Airing on AMC’s IFC network, the bizarre, serious, comedy series is based on the best-selling novel “The spoils of Babylon” by Eric Jonrosh (in which neither are real)!
The show tells the story of a wealthy Texan family whose riches from oil grow into a huge empire controlled by the head of the family, played by Tim Robbins. His son, Tobey Maguire, and daughter, Kristen Wiig, are set to inherit the oil business however they run into some turmoil among drug lords, gangs, and more!
Joining Maquire, Wiig, & Robbins are MORE awesome actors including: Jessica Alba, Val Kilmer, Carey Mulligan, Haley Joel Osment, Michael Sheen, & Tim Robbins.
Check out the trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TkGEg4evHMY
The Spoils of Babylon airs Thursday, January 9th at 10/9c on IFC
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