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COBRA KAI (L to R) RALPH MACCHIO as DANIEL LARUSSO of COBRA KAI Cr. COURTESY OF NETFLIX © 2020
The past few weeks have been pretty kind to viewers of Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz, and Hayden Schlossberg's Cobra Kai First, Netflix co-CEO and Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos announced that the righteously popular streaming series would be returning sooner rather than later- think sometime between October and December 2021 Following that, series star William Zabka[...]
Cobra Kai Season 3 still (Image: Netflix)
Cobra Kai creators Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz, and Hayden Schlossberg wanted to undo that for Ali's legacy and spoke to Insider about what they did to fix that "We didn't like that reason," Schlossberg said "Elisabeth didn't like that reason So we tried to think of a way to make a way that didn't make[...]
Cobra Kai creators discuss Aisha not appearing in season 3 (Image: Netflix)
With Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz, and Hayden Schlossberg's Cobra Kai ready to make its Netflix debut on New Year's Day, the series creators are addressing why Nichole Brown's Aisha will be MIA First introduced as a childhood friend of Samantha's (Mary Mouser), Aisha would go on to join Cobra Kai as Johnny's (William Zabka) second student-[...]
COBRA KAI | The Karate Kid Legacy Continues | Netflix
Cobra Kai creators and executive producers Jon Hurwitz, Josh Heald, and Hayden Schlossberg are having a pretty good week, with the first two seasons "waxing on" and "waxing off" over on Netflix (sorry, YouTube) and a brief teaser for 2021's third season that found Daniel (Ralph Macchio) visiting Mr Miyagi's old stomping grounds overseas Now,[...]
COBRA KAI | The Karate Kid Legacy Continues | Netflix
With Cobra Kai getting settled in at its new home at Netflix, co-creators and executive producers Jon Hurwitz, Josh Heald, and Hayden Schlossberg's discussed the process of deciding which characters from the film franchise to bring back last week (more on that below) Why's that important? Because in the following trailer to promote the first two[...]
A look at Cobra Kai season 2 (Image: YouTube/Netflix)
For a while there, it was understandable that fans of co-creators and executive producers Jon Hurwitz, Josh Heald, and Hayden Schlossberg's Cobra Kai were feeling that they may have seen the last of the Karate Kid sequel series Then came word that Netflix had nabbed the rights to a third and possibly future seasons/spinoff projects, and everyone got[...]
'Cobra Kai' Season 2: Catch Up on Season 1 in Less Than 4 Minutes [VIDEO]
With YouTube Originals' Cobra Kai officially kicking down the door on its sophomore season today, Jon Hurwitz, Josh Heald, and Hayden Schlossberg's Karate Kid sequel is offering viewers a quick-n-easy season 1 recap of the Ralph Macchio / William Zabka – starrer. Just how "quick-n-easy'? How does under four minutes sound? Check out the video below: https://youtu.be/KMf8r1SrpVcVideo can't be loaded[...]
'Cobra Kai' Season 2: 'Karate Kid' Sequel Series Returns April 24th!
YouTube Original's Cobra Kai coming off an amazingly strong freshmen season, and since then Jon Hurwitz  (Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle), Josh Heald (Hot Tub Time Machine), and Hayden Schlossberg (The Pact) have been making the interview rounds to tease fan on what they can expect when the Karate Kid sequel series starring Ralph Macchio (Daniel LaRusso) and William Zabka (Johnny Lawrence) returns. YouTube Premium Well, the wait[...]
'Cobra Kai' Season 2: Jon Hurwitz Talks Teaser Trailer, Season 3, and How Long He Sees Series Lasting
With the second season of YouTube Original's Cobra Kai right around the corner, series writer and executive producer Jon Hurwitz (Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle) had some time on his hands yesterday so he took to Twitter to take questions about return of the Karate Kid prequel series starring Ralph Macchio (Daniel LaRusso) and William Zabka (Johnny Lawrence). YouTube Originals   Here's a[...]
Cobra Kai: Ralph Macchio, William Zabka Talk Season 2, 'Karate Kid' Guest Stars
Their lives inevitably become intertwined and the rivalry is reignited, setting forth the next generation of "karate kids" in COBRA KAI, a YouTube Red Original Series. COBRA KAI also stars Courtney Henggeler (Mom, Fixed) as Daniel's wife, Amanda; Vanessa Rubio (How to Be Single) as Carmen, single mother and Johnny's girlfriend; Xolo Maridueña as Carmen's son,[...]
Cobra Kai Season 2: Take a Tour of Miyagi-Do Dojo (VIDEO)
The way viewers have embraced the new twist on this beloved franchise has been nothing short of amazing, and we're thrilled to partner with Sony TV, Overbrook and the extraordinary creative team led by Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz, and Hayden Schlossberg to create a second season." – Susanne Daniels, Original Content-Global, YouTube https://youtu.be/xCwwxNbtK6YVideo can't be loaded because[...]
BlacKkKlansman's Paul Walter Hauser Joins 'Cobra Kai' Season 2
The way viewers have embraced the new twist on this beloved franchise has been nothing short of amazing, and we're thrilled to partner with Sony TV, Overbrook and the extraordinary creative team led by Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz, and Hayden Schlossberg to create a second season." – Susanne Daniels, Original Content-Global, YouTube https://youtu.be/xCwwxNbtK6YVideo can't be loaded because[...]
Cobra Kai: EP Jon Hurwitz Offers Season 2 Clues, Ralph Macchio Shows Miyagi-Do Some Love
After strong, positive reactions from critics and viewers alike, the series received a 10-episode, half-hour second season order in May 2018 – less than two weeks after the series premiere – and is expected to debut in 2019. Series co-writer/co-director/executive producer Jon Hurwitz started getting fans excited for the season with a teaser image of a[...]