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Cobra Kai 

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Decades after their 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament bout, a middle-aged Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence find themselves martial-arts rivals again.
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"Cobra Kai" Serves Up "Bad Senseis" and Love Triangles

While Ralph Macchio and William Zabka discuss how "Cobra Kai" is a martial arts spin on Bad Santa, their co-stars acknowledge the love triangle that has become a main focus of the show.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Xolo Maridueña ...  Miguel Diaz / ... 21 episodes, 2018-2019
Ralph Macchio ...  Daniel LaRusso 20 episodes, 2018-2019
William Zabka ...  Johnny Lawrence 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Courtney Henggeler ...  Amanda LaRusso / ... 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Tanner Buchanan ...  Robby Keene 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Mary Mouser ...  Samantha LaRusso 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Jacob Bertrand ...  Hawk / ... 19 episodes, 2018-2019
Nichole Brown ...  Aisha 19 episodes, 2018-2019
Gianni Decenzo ...  Demetri 17 episodes, 2018-2019
Owen Morgan ...  Bert 13 episodes, 2018-2019
Hannah Kepple ...  Moon 12 episodes, 2018-2019
Martin Kove ...  John Kreese 13 episodes, 2018-2019
Cameron Markeles ...  Frank / ... 12 episodes, 2018-2019
Asher Sheets ...  New Cobra Kai student / ... 12 episodes, 2019
Griffin Santopietro ...  Anthony 11 episodes, 2018-2019
Vanessa Rubio ...  Carmen 9 episodes, 2018-2019
Aedin Mincks ...  Mitch 9 episodes, 2019
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Storyline

Thirty years after their final confrontation at the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, Johnny Lawrence is at rock-bottom as an unemployed handyman haunted by his wasted life. However, when Johnny rescues a bullied kid, Miguel, from bullies, he is inspired to restart the notorious Cobra Kai dojo. However, this revitalization of his life and related misunderstandings find Johnny restarting his old rivalry with Daniel LaRousso, a successful businessman who may be happily married, but is missing an essential balance in life since the death of his mentor, Mr. Miyagi. Meanwhile, even as this antipathy festers, it finds itself reflected in their protegees as Miguel and his comrades are gradually poisoned by Cobra Kai's thuggish philosophy. Meanwhile, while Daniel's daughter, Samantha, finds herself in the middle of this conflict amidst false friends, Johnny's estranged miscreant son, Robby, finds himself inadvertently coming under Daniel's wing and flourishes in ways worthy of Mr. Miyagi. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 May 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cobra Kai: the Karate Kid Saga Continues See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Although they play Mother and daughter, Courtney Henggeler (Amanda Larusso) is only 14 years older than Mary Mouser (Samantha). See more »

Goofs

When Dimitri visits Cobra Kai he meets Kreese and Kreese is easily annoyed with him. Later on it shows Dimitri has been assaulted by Kreese. In real life Kreese would have charged with felony assault and battery on a minor. See more »

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Way better than it has any right to be
3 May 2018 | by thegrredSee all my reviews

When I first saw a Cobra Kai trailer I thought, that's kind of neat but I bet it sucks. Boy was I wrong, it's is incredible. Johnny Lawernce (William Zabka) may have just become my favorite anti-hero EVER. He is so good at playing a down on his luck dirt bag looking for redemption. The episodes don't do anything to shock you to think "man that was silly" if anything they tell a great story. It takes the Karate Kid movie and spins it. I don't laugh at a lot of show, even shows I really like, but Johnny had me laughing out loud a few times with his dry mean humor. If your a Karate Kid fan this is a must watch. If your not a Karate Kid fan this is a must watch. It's such a good show, I can't believe it's done by youtube.


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