People like soaps. People also like to make fun of soaps. IFC wants to give the people what they like with The Spoils of Babylon, a six-part miniseries produced by Funny or Die.
Referencing the epic sagas of Dynasty, Dallas, and The Thorn Birds, The Spoils of Babylon will follow the exploits of the powerful Morehouse family.
Jonas Morehouse (Tim Robbins) is a wealthy oil magnate, whose daughter Cynthia (Kristen Wiig) is in love with her adopted brother Devon (Tobey Maguire). Adding to the drama is Cynthia’s calculating son Winston (Haley Joel Osment), who’s out for his own gain. After a falling out, Devon begins an affair with a scientist named Dixie (Jessica Alba), adding to Cynthia’s woes. READ MORE
Days of Our Lives hunks Galen Gering and Greg Vaughan were among the celebrities who attended the 2013 Spike TV Guys Choice Awards at Sony Pictures Studios on June 8. They weren’t the only stars on hand with a connection to soaps. Rapper and One Life to Live super fan Snoop Lion was also there. Check out more photos from the event after the jump! READ MORE
Julianne Moore (ex-Frannie Hughes, As the World Turns) and Amanda Seyfried (ex-Joni Stafford, All My Children) were among the former soap actresses who sparkled on the 70th Annual Golden Globes red carpet on January 13, in Los Angeles. See more red carpet photos after the jump!