• Kristen Wiig and Will Ferrell will star in IFC miniseries ‘The Spoils Of Babylon’

    It seems Kristen Wiig is even busier now that she’s no longer on Saturday Night Live. In addition to her multiple film projects – Despicable Me 2, The Skeleton Twins, Hateship Loveship, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, How to Train Your Dragon 2, The Comedian and Girl Most Likely (which she produced) – Wiig will star alongside Tobey Maguire and Will Ferrell in the Ferrell-produced comedy miniseries The Spoils Of Babylon on IFC.

    In the six-episode series, Ferrell will play the Shah of Iran while Maguire will play Devon Morehouse, an orphaned child raised by an oil magnate; Wiig plays the magnate’s daughter, Cynthia, according to Deadline.

    Wiig will next be seen hosting SNL on May 11.

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