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XOXO: Netflix to release EDM ensemble comedy

The film premieres Aug. 26

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As Netflix continues to ramp up its original content, the streaming hub has added a high thrill EDM film to its burgeoning film slate.

Titled XOXO, the summer comedy trails six 20-something strangers. After young DJ Ethan gets a last minute shot to perform at the biggest EDM festival in America, the adventurous troop embarks on a mad dash to get him to the stage. Its ensemble cast features Sarah Hyland (Modern Family), Graham Phillips (The Good Wife), Chris D’Elia (Undateable), Haley Kiyoko (Jem & The Holograms), Colin Woodell (Masters of Sex), Ryan Hansen (2 Broke Girls), Ian Anthony Dale (Hawaii Five-0), Ione Skye (Say Anything), and newcomer Brett DelBuono.

Helmed by director Christopher Louie and penned by Dylan Meyer, XOXO premieres August 26 at 12:01 PT on Netflix. It joins the streaming site’s hefty bill of original films set for 2016 release, including Paul Rudd and Selena Gomez-led drama The Fundamentals of Caring and Ellen Page and Allison Janney-assisted comedyTallulah.