“THE GET DOWN”Who’s excited for Baz Luhrmann’s Netflix music drama? The director needs nonunion actors for background work in the New York City-based show. The shoot, which is a paid gig occurs Feb. 11 with a Feb. 8 fitting, and possible ongoing work throughout filming is available. Show More Summary
Last year, the music-streaming wars turned into an all-out bloodbath. Though digital song sales hit a seven-year low, the RIAA reported that digital revenue as a whole had finally surpassed that of physical CDs. In other words, the growth of streaming services has been that immense. Apple Music, Spotify, and Tidal all... More »
Get your binge-ing pants on. Netflix has set the release dates for your favorite original shows, plus some exciting new ones including Baz Luhrmann's The Get Down. Almost every month between now and summer will offer you plenty of shows to Netflix and chill with. Show More Summary
Oscar-less actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio will do crazy things for his roles, including, but not limited to: Eating bison liver; sleeping in animal carcasses; and appearing in films directed by Baz Luhrmann. But one thing Leo won't do (well, one other thing) is direct his own movie. Speaking... More »
Disco, afros, breakdancing, New York in the '70s—get down on it.
Baz Luhrmann takes on the dawn of hip hop in the Bronx. Read more...
Netflix is ready to get down with Baz Luhrmann. Following a lengthy deal making process, the streaming service has handed out a straight-to-series order for The Get Down, a 13-episode hip-hop drama from the Oscar nominee, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Show More Summary
Netflix has released the official trailer for The Get Down, an upcoming original series by director Baz Luhrmann. The series focuses on a group of talented and restless teenagers growing up in the South Bronx during the late 1970s – the period of time when hip hop drowned out the sparkly era of disco. The […]
On top of debuting the mesmerizing trailer for Baz Luhrmann's new series, The Get Down, yesterday, Netflix also gave the world a sneak peek into what might be your next TV obsession: The Crown. Just in time for Downton Abbey to bid its...Show More Summary
Netflix seems to have made a resolution to come out strong in 2016: Yesterday, we posted the exciting first trailer for The Get Down, Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming show about the origins of hip-hop, and now we have our first look at The Crown, the streaming service’s lavish series about the reign of Elizabeth II. Show More Summary
When it was announced that Baz Luhrmann had cast the reincarnation of Pythagorus, Jaden Smith, in his upcoming Netflix show about the 1970s New York hip hop scene, it was just too much WTF to wrap our brains around....
The name Baz Luhrmann is everything to fans of Strictly Ballroom, the 1996 Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge and, most recently, The Great Gatsby. Now, the man who co-wrote and directed all of the above is bringing his stylish sensibilities...Show More Summary
The first trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s new Netflix series The Get Down has debuted, and as can be expected from Luhrmann, it features lots of singing and dancing and paints a very romanticized picture of a group of teens in the Bronx in the ’70s who follow Grandmaster Flash in his efforts to shape the burgeoning hip-hop scene. Show More Summary
by Bill Pearis 'The Get Down' For folks wanting TV shows about the music scene in New York in the 1970s, it's going to be a full year. HBO's Vinyl, from Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger, appears to focus on...
The guy who made Moulin Rouge has teamed up with the guy who made The Shield to make a very unique musical show for Netflix.
Baz Luhrmann’s 70’s Hip Hop Drama ‘The Get Down’ For Netflix Legendary filmmaker Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming Netflix musical-drama documents the emerging hip hop era in the late-Seventies New York City. Via Rolling Stones: Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming Netflix series The
Baz Luhrmann’s ‘The Get Down’ is due out this year and it looks amazing.
he latest genre that Netflix will back tackling is the musical with Baz Luhrmann?s The Get Down, and the first trailer makes it look like the show will be a flashy and fabulous ride through the musical scene of the Bronx in the 1970s. Check it out! Click To Continue Reading
Ever since the successes of Nashville and (especially) Empire, networks have been rushing to make their own dramas about the music industry: Earlier this week, VH1 premiered The Breaks, about hip-hop’s breakout year in 1990, and later...Show More Summary
Netflix has released its first trailer for the much anticipated original series, “The Get Down,” where visionary director Baz Luhrmann takes on the Bronx in the early ‘70s to chronicle coming of age at the dawn of hip-hop. FeaturingShow More Summary