Netflix Releases Premiere Date, Teaser For Part 2 of 'The Get Down'
Netflix has dated the arrival of The Get Down Part II alongside a new teaser trailer.
The clip, released Thursday, features clips from the upcoming season including quick looks at new glitzy performances and the use of a turntable as the show reaches 1978, a year after the events of Season 1.
"Gonna take our music from minor to major league," a voice over proclaims before the April 7 premiere date appears.
Set during the forefront of hip-hop, the ensemble cast includes Jimmy Smits, Justice Smith, Shameik Moore, Herizen F. Guardiola, Skylan Brooks, Jaden Smith, T.J. Brown Jr. and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II.
Matt Roush likes when Baz Luhrmann's Netflix series 'truly gets down.'
"Amidst the backdrop of a bankrupt New York City, ruthless gangsters and money-hungry record label bosses, they discover it's only their creativity and love that will carry them through – and that they'll sacrifice everything for their music, and each other," reads the synopsis.
By Wade Sheridan
Originally published in UPI Entertainment News.