The Get Down, which was first announced in 2015, is a
concept that Luhrmann has reportedly been developing for the past ten years.
Netflix describes it as “a mythic saga of how New York at the brink of bankruptcy
gave birth to hip-hop, punk and disco.” And for anyone who is a fan of Luhrmann
will appreciate the show’s grand style.
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The series is the latest acting gig for Smith, who last
appeared in After Earth with his father Will. Off screen, the actor has
been busy modeling, most recently as the face of Louis Vuitton’s womenswear
While this show is about the '70s, Moore previously starred in Dope, which was a showcase of '90s Los Angeles. Watch as the actor and his co-stars relive their favorite moments of the decade: