EXCLUSIVE: Fox‘s untitled Diplo movie is pulsing ahead with writer/blogger Sascha Rothchild (The Carrie Diaries, Who Invited Her, How To Get Divorced By 30), who’s in negotiations to rewrite the electronic music-themed comedy. The “8 Mile meeets Project X” pic follows three teens attempting to get into Diplo’s Electronic Music Festival and will feature the DJ’s music. David Katzenberg is directing with Underground’s Trevor Engelson producing. Noah Rothman and Diplo’s business partner Kevin Kusatsu are exec producers. Adam Weinstock and Andy Jones wrote the initial draft. Rothchild is repped by WME and Apostle’s George Heller.
Fox’s Diplo Electronic Dance Music Movie Taps Writer Sascha Rothchild
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