The legendary DJ gives viewers an inside look to Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming project.
Grandmaster Flash is the associate producer of the upcoming Netflix original series “The Get Down,” a mythic saga of how New York at the brink of bankruptcy gave birth to a new art form. This music-driven drama directed by Baz Luhrmann chronicles the rise of hip-hop and the last days of disco in the seventies.
Told through the lives, music, art and dance of the South Bronx teenagers who would change the world forever. Jaden Smith, Justice Smith, Skylan Brooks, Tremaine Brown Jr. and Herizen Guardiola are the young stars set to take over your TV and computer screens.
“The Get Down” is available to stream starting August 12 and will be exclusive to Netflix subscribers.
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