The Get Down is an upcoming musical drama television series created by Baz Luhrmann & Shawn Ryan which is slated to debut in 2016 on Netflix.
According to Netflix press release, The Get Down season 1 release date was announced for August 12, 2016. The first 6 episodes of the premiere season of The Get Down will be available for streaming and watching at the first day of the release. There is no news about the release date of The Get Down season 1 on Bluray and DVD.
In The Get Down season 1 episode 1 you will see such Actors as Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Mamoudou Athie, Skylan Brooks and many-many others. Most of them are well-known singers and Broadway stars.
New York, 1970s. In the middle is a group of black teenagers from the South Bronx. Youth intends to conquer the bohemian neighborhoods of Manhattan, but behind it there is nothing. However, there is dancing and music, cans of paint and an overwhelming desire to make his mark in the hiStory of the city, the country and the world. Various aspects of street life of these young people are revealed on the background of the turbulent life of the metropolis, which is experiencing an economic and social depression. The crisis and the decline is observed all over, nothing develops. Then came those who want to move forward. This creative power begins to change the music world. Start walking in the slums, the young guys come to the World Trade Center. But then as soon as they wish to be known all over the world, and is it true that the glory almost no one leaves the chances of sincerity?
- The Get Down season 1 will eventually 13 hour-long episodes in length & will eventually be produced by Sony Pictures Television. The initial six episodes of series will premiere on August 12, 2016. There is no news when the second part of the first season will be released;
- The Get Down was already prolonged for the second season;
- The series was announced in February 2015 and Baz Luhrmann spent about a decade for developing the concept.
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The Get Down – A Netflix original series from Baz Luhrmann [HD]