Add Baz Luhrmann's name to the list of other high-profile filmmakers turning to Netflix to release their passion projects.

In The Get Down, the multi-layered narrative focuses on a ragtag crew of South Bronx teenagers as they navigate 1970s New York City which inspired the likes of hip-hop, punk and disco.

Starring Giancarlo Esposito, Jimmy Smits and Jaden Smith, it also features Shameik Moore of Dope notoriety as well as Justice Smith, Herizen Guardiola, Skylan Brooks, Tremaine Browne Jr. and Yahya Abdul-Matten II.

The Get Down is yet to receive a release date.

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