In news that allows us to make use of our “Australia” tag for something other than a retrospective on that Baz Luhrmann movie, Johnny Depp has followed up his non-apology to the Australian government with a similarly reluctant one in London. Show More Summary
Find out more about the summer scripted shows from Cameron Crowe, Seth Rogen and Baz Luhrmann.
Director Baz Luhrmann reveals why the song didn't make into the film.
A forthcoming Netflix Series set in '70s New York during the birth of hip-hop.
Since its infectious trailer dropped in January (just try not to watch it on repeat), The Get Down has made every list of the year's hotly anticipated TV releases. The first six episodes premiere on Netflix on August 12th, so they're knee-deep in production right now, but on the closing night...
Baz Luhrmann spent the final evening of the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival tonight in a panel discussing his upcoming Netflix series The Get Down. Providing insight into how he works, the panel also served as an chance to reveal that the...Show More Summary
There are plenty of opportunities on both coasts to get cast! Check out these five projects, including Baz Luhrmann’s new foray into streaming television and a 30-minute political satire stage production based out of Los Angeles. NETFLIX,...Show More Summary
You might recall Elizabeth from playing Jordan Baker in Baz Luhrmann’s Great Gatsby. She’s getting a lot of press lately thanks to The Night Manager, as well, and yes, if you’re wondering, she IS as tall as this makes her look (she’s 6’2?): She recently worked with Cate Blanchett, and I wonder if a little Read More...
Why the passion of Jesus Christ doesn't need to be contextualized. Modern remakes of timeless stories, like Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo + Juliet or Sidney Lumet’s The Wiz! may not always be particularly masterful in their storytelling, butShow More Summary
As their first release of 2016, and part one from their SS16 delivery, Beautiful Fül presents an all-black capsule for the new season. The range was inspired by Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo + Juliet, as it was in turn handmade in downtown Los Angeles. A pair of brand staples are featured within the collection, the Italian […]
I first fell for Leonardo DiCaprio my freshman year of high school. In my English class, we read Romeo and Juliet and watched both the Franco Zeffirelli and Baz Luhrmann adaptations of Shakespeare's classic love story. However, it was Luhrmann's film, and specifically Leonardo DiCaprio's portrayal of Romeo that I found the most compelling. Show More Summary
The 'Sons of Anarchy' grad is currently in production on Netflix's Baz Luhrmann hip-hop drama 'The Get Down.' read more
Want to be a part of Baz Luhrmann’s new production, a new pilot for Amazon, or a regional theater’s summer season? Check out today’s casting notices! NETFLIX, “THE GET DOWN”Male and female nonunion actors are being sought for Baz Luhrmann’s new Netflix series “The Get Down.” Actors should be available Feb. Show More Summary
“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