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‘Cobra Kai’ Season Five Premiere Date Revealed Along With Action-Packed Teaser

Quiet! Cobra Kai fans on Thursday night got a striking surprise when Netflix unveiled the premiere date for the upcoming fifth season of the popular Karate Kid sequel. Along with the news came a first look at the next chapters of the Netflix series. Cobra Kai season five drops Sept. 9 exclusively on the streaming […]

Courtney Henggeler Keeps Pushing for Amanda’s ‘Cobra Kai’ Karate Breakout Moment

[This story contains spoilers for Cobra Kai season four.] Courtney Henggeler is still having trouble wrapping her head around the massive success of Cobra Kai. The hit Netflix show based on the Karate Kid franchise dropped its fourth season on New Year’s Eve and within days, it was among the top titles on the platform […]

Ralph Macchio (Still) Dislikes ‘The Karate Kid Part III’ But Proud ‘Cobra Kai’ Fleshed Out Dynamite Villain

Ralph Macchio is earnest when he says that, to this day, he is disappointed in The Karate Kid Part III. The iconic Daniel LaRusso actor notes the script was not where it needed to be, the story too much a rehash of the original 1984 film, among other issues. However, Macchio points out that the […]

‘Cobra Kai’ Star Vanessa Rubio Takes Great Pride in Series’ Latino Representation and Character Empowerment

Playing Carmen Diaz on the hit Netflix series Cobra Kai means a great deal to Vanessa Rubio for a number of reasons. Beyond her character being a smart, strong single mother, attempting to protect her son (played by Xolo Maridueña) while also encouraging his involvement in martial arts, Rubio understands the importance of her Latina […]

‘Cobra Kai’ Season 4 Trailer Brings Back Old Foe Seeking Revenge

Cobra Kai is kicking back into action with the trailer for the upcoming fourth season dropping Thursday, featuring an old foe back for revenge. Terry Silver (Thomas Ian Griffith) will return to the franchise to help John Kreese (Martin Kove) and his Cobra Kai students try to win the All Valley Karate tournament. Silver was […]

William Zabka Defends Marc Maron Over Podcast Interview Criticism

William Zabka on Wednesday defended Marc Maron over criticism regarding his interview with the Cobra Kai star on his popular podcast. During an hourlong chat on the May 31 episode of WTF With Marc Maron, the host admitted that he had seen only snippets of The Karate Kid, but that he’d been watching Cobra Kai, […]

William Zabka Had Some Lousy Comic-Con Experiences Before ‘Cobra Kai’

William Zabka had some pretty brutal Comic-Con interactions before the hit series Cobra Kai came along. The film and TV actor dropped by the WTF With Marc Maron podcast on Monday where he talked about his decades-long career, specifically playing a lot of bullies in the ’80s, highlighted by his role as Johnny Lawrence in […]

Ralph Macchio’s ‘Cobra Kai’ Mansion Kicks on to the Market at $2.65M

The six-bedroom house where Daniel LaRusso and family live on the Netflix show is located in Marietta, Georgia, and was featured on an episode of HGTV’s 'My Big Amazing Renovation.'

‘Cobra Kai’ Season 2: TV Review

YouTube's 'Karate Kid' sequel, 'Cobra Kai,' returns in a second season that's decent, but not as thrillingly expectation-surpassing.

How ‘Karate Kid’ Reboot ‘Cobra Kai’ Pays Tribute to Pat Morita

Ralph Macchio on how the 'Karate Kid' reboot series, 'Cobra Kai,' pays tribute to the late Pat Morita's Mr. Miyagi.

‘Cobra Kai’ Stars Detail ‘Karate Kid’ TV Return (and Why They Signed On)

Ralph Macchio and William Zabka talk with reporters about YouTube Red's upcoming 10-episode comedy series.

‘Karate Kid’ TV Sequel, Starring Ralph Macchio and William Zabka, a Go at YouTube Red (Exclusive)

The 10-episode half-hour comedy 'Cobra Kai,' exec produced by Will Smith's Overbrook, landed at the subscription service in a competitive situation following offers from Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and AMC. It will debut in 2018.