Deadline.com is reporting that electronic dance music superstar, Diplo has been contacted by 20th Century Fox about producing a film about the EDM craze. The feature film was acquired by the company and will be written by Adam Weinstock and Andy Jones, while Underground’s Trevor Engelson will be taking over the producing area.
Underground has joined forces with Diplo and his business partner, Kevin Kusatsu who will be labeled as executive producers alongside Noah Rothman. The picture is being pitched as “8 Mile meets Project X in tone, as three teens try to get into Diplo’s Electronic Music Festival,” described Deadline.
So far, that’s all the information that has been given about the film. No working title or when it might start filming let alone be released as been given.