Legendary DJ Pete Tong to Co-Produce First EDM Film On Netflix
British veteran DJ, artist, radio host, label owner, executive and co-founder of the International Music Summit Pete Tong has a new and exciting undertaking: music supervisor and producer of the EDM-themed Netflix film XOXO.
The Brit’s previous credentials include full-lengths films Harry Brown, The Beach, 24 Hour Party People and It’s All Gone Pete Tong. The renowned DJ also is the founder of FFRR Records, co-founder of William Morris Endeavor's electronic music division, and hosts shows on radio networks BBC and iHeartRadio. In 2014, he was also awarded Member of the Order of the British Empire for services to broadcasting and music, exhibiting his fine talent in the field.
XOXO, due out August 26th, follows 6 strangers whose lives collide at an EDM festival. In addition to Tong, the show is directed by Christopher Louie, written by Dylan Meyer, and stars Graham Phillips, Sarah Hyland, and Chris D’Elia. Joe Russell, Christopher Louie, Max Leitman, and Dan Shafer are also producers on the film as well.
Keep an eye out on Netflix for the EDM-favored feature length film!