About The Get Down
From Baz Luhrmann and a team of collaborators including four-time Oscar® winner* and fellow executive producer Catherine Martin, legendary MC and executive producer Nas, associate producer Grandmaster Flash, Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, co-creator and executive producer Stephen Adly Guirgis, and expert collaborators including hip-hop historian and supervising producer Nelson George, The Get Down is a mythic saga of how New York at the brink of bankruptcy gave birth to a new art form. Set in New York in 1977, this music-driven drama series chronicles the rise of hip-hop and the last days of disco -– told through the lives, music, art and dance of the South Bronx kids who would change the world forever.
Justice Smith, Shameik Moore, Herizen F. Guardiola, Skylan Brooks, Tremaine Brown Jr., Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, and Jimmy Smits
Jaden Smith, Mamoudou Athie and Giancarlo Esposito
Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin, Paul Watters, Stephen Adly Guirgis, Thomas Kelly, and Nas
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*Best Costume Design: 2014 – The Great Gatsby, Best Production Design: 2014 – The Great Gatsby, Best Costume Design: 2002 - Moulin Rouge!, Best Production Design: 2002 – Moulin Rouge!