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Baz Luhrmann

  1. adaptations
    Let’s Set More of Our Literary Idols on FireAlena Smith’s Dickinson blows a mouthful of pot smoke in the face of the biopic genre. More, please!
  2. biopics
    Austin Butler’s Gyrating Pelvis Will Star in Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis BiopicMaybe next time, Miles Teller!
  3. casting
    Whose Gyrating Pelvis Is Worthy Enough to Join Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis Biopic?Harry? Ansel? Aaron? Austin? Miles? The sky’s the limit! (But please pick from these five.)
  4. theater
    Baz Luhrmann and Alex Timbers on Taking Moulin Rouge! From Screen to Stage“Normally such a strong reinterpretation of the work you’ve done happens after you’re dead.”
  5. chat room
    Baz Luhrmann on Figure Skating’s Love Affair With Moulin Rouge!“They all are very, very natural bedfellows.”
  6. cancellations
    The Get Down Canceled After One SeasonThe super-expensive project will not live to see another day.
  7. The Get Down’s Baz Luhrmann on Season Two’s CliffhangerAnd the two songs Sia wrote.
  8. the vulture tv podcast
    Get Down Creator on the Show’s Messy Production“Sometimes I feel like I almost died in this last two-and-a-half years. It’s just been kind of crazy.”
  9. inevitable comparisons
    How Baz Luhrmann-ish is The Get Down?Relatively Baz-ish.
  10. chat room
    So What Exactly Is ‘the Get Down’? Let Grandmaster Flash Explain“Oh shit, he took my beat and he glued it to this picture.”
  11. tv review
    Netflix’s The Get Down Is a Spectacular Mixed Bag of a ShowAnyone who watches this expecting it to be about the birth of hip-hop is going to be disappointed.
  12. Why The Get Down Is Only Premiering Half of Its First Season on Friday“Netflix and Sony wanted to get something on the air.”
  13. tca 2016
    6 Things We Learned at Netflix’s The Get Down TCA PanelThe idea to explore this cultural and musical period occurred to Baz Luhrmann when he was sitting in a Paris restaurant ten years ago.
  14. the industry
    Baz Luhrmann’s The Get Down Is the Most-Expensive Netflix Show EverAnd it almost killed Baz Luhrmann.
  15. trailer mix
    New Trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s The Get DownWarning: Tears ahead.
  16. what could've been
    We Almost Got a Prince Song on The Great Gatsby SoundtrackThanks for trying, Baz.
  17. casting call
    Jaden Smith Will Play a Jaden Smith Type in Baz Luhrmann’s Netflix ShowThis doesn’t sound like a stretch.
  18. party chat
    Baz Luhrmann on Working With Grandmaster FlashThe Flash is also a character on the show.
  19. exclusive
    Baz Luhrmann Tells Us All About His New Netflix Show, The Get DownAnd it sounds kind of like an Empire prequel.
  20. Baz Luhrmann’s First TV Show Is Headed to NetflixThis should be a spectacular spectacular.
  21. elvis lives
    Baz Luhrmann in Talks for an Elvis BiopicSure, why not.
  22. directors chair
    Baz Luhrmann in Talks to Make Kung Fu MovieYoung gatz-hopper.
  23. coming attractions
    What Will Baz Luhrmann Do Next?He’s got a lot of possible projects floating around.
  24. up jumped the boogie
    Baz Luhrmann Coming to TV With Hip-Hop-Era DramaWritten by the playwright behind The Mother****** With the Hat.
  25. rumors
    HBO May Do a Napoleon MiniseriesA Napoleon series written by Stanley Kubrick!
  26. party chat
    Baz Luhrmann Thought About Adding More Pammy to The Great Gatsby“Right up to the last minute, we were experimenting with doing more with the child.”
  27. endorsements
    James Franco, Random Fitzgerald Endorse Luhrmann’s Gatsby“I came all the way from Vermont to see what you did with my grandfather’s book.”
  28. ideas we had
    Let Baz Luhrmann Direct a Fast & FuriousHear us out.
  29. deep dives
    Leo’s Insane Introduction in GatsbySo over-the-top it might have hit the moon.
  30. review round-up
    What the Critics Say About Gatsby’s Party Scenes“Luhrmann doesn’t just gild the lily, he spray-paints it with glow-in-the-dark sparkles.”
  31. vulture asks
    What Was Your Favorite Romeo + Juliet Song?Besides “Lovefool.”
  32. shakespeare
    Baz Luhrmann Thinking About a Hamlet MovieTo Baz or not to Baz.
  33. movie review
    Edelstein: Why I Sort of Liked The Great GatsbyThe best thing about Baz Luhrmann’s much-anticipated/much-dreaded The Great Gatsby is that it is unmistakably F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby.
  34. party chat
    Baz Luhrmann on Gatsby and Wisdom From Jay-Z and Leonardo DiCaprio“Leonardo said something really beautiful … “
  35. bffs
    Here’s How Jay-Z Wound Up Doing the Gatsby SoundtrackLeo introduced Baz and Jay.
  36. cannes film festival 2013
    The Great Gatsby to Open the Cannes Film FestivalHow do you say “old sport” in French? Vieux sport?
  37. soundtrack
    Jay-Z to Work With the Bullitts to Score Baz Luhrmann’s Great GatsbyScore!
  38. clickables
    See Six Glitzy Great Gatsby Character PostersBright young things and beautiful fools.
  39. trailer mix
    The New Great Gatsby Trailer: All Gatz EverythingBaz Luhrmann’s still balling with Jay-Z and Kanye.
  40. deals
    Baz Luhrmann Getting Into the TV BusinessWe’d watch The Gatsby Files.
  41. party chat
    Baz Luhrmann Still ‘Thrilled’ by Gatsby, Despite Delay“I’m just very nourished.”
  42. close reads
    Let’s Dive Deep Into The Great Gatsby TrailerConfused Leo, and other observations.
  43. soundtracks
    How Jay-Z Inspired the New Great Gatsby“We did the entire scene with Jay-Z in our ear on full blast.”
  44. 3d
    Ten Aspects of The Great Gatsby We Can’t Wait for Baz Luhrmann to Film in 3-DSuch beautiful shirts, now in amazing added dimensions!
  45. movies
    Baz Luhrmann Injured on Great Gatsby SetIt’s just a flesh wound.
  46. vulture on set
    Tobey Maguire and Joel Edgerton Duke It Out on the Set of The Great GatsbyThings get dirty.
  47. anecdotes
    When Hugh Jackman Dressed in Drag to Sing Karaoke With Robert PattinsonBaz Luhrmann was also there.
  48. chat room
    Warrior’s Joel Edgerton on Baz Luhrmann and Resembling Conan O’Brien“I did have someone tell me that I looked like Conan O’Brien. I was like, ‘What?’”
  49. compliments
    Blake Lively Makes Baz Luhrmann Believe in Eternal LifeRead the director’s full, effusive compliment.
  50. casting
    Isla Fisher Joining The Great GatsbyAs Myrtle.
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