Mr. Miyagi


Karate Kid: William Zabka Reveals Pat Moritas Pitch for 5th Film

Karate Kid: William Zabka Reveals Pat Morita's Pitch for 5th Film

William Zabka, who plays Johnny Lawrence in the first two The Karate Kid films and its sequel series Cobra Kai, revealed an idea pitched to him for a proposed fifth film in the franchise by none other than the late Pat Morita. Speaking with Collider, the actor said how Mortia, who played Noriyoshi Miyagi in […]

Cobra Kai: Netflix Lands Season 3 Future Karate Kid Series Possible

Cobra Kai: Netflix Lands Season 3; Future Karate Kid Series Possible

Late last month brought word that Jon Hurwitz, Josh Heald, and HaydenSchlossberg's Karate Kid sequel series Cobra Kai was looking for a new home, and now we know where that home is going to be. Netflix has secured the rights to the third season of the series, making it a streaming service Original. The deal would include exclusive rights […]

NECA Shows Off Their New Karate Kid Tournament Battle Set

NECA Shows Off Their New Karate Kid Tournament Battle Set

Karate Kid fans rejoice: NECA is bringing your favorite characters back to plastic. They have revealed product pictures of their upcoming Karate Kid Tournament Final Battle two-pack of Daniel and Johnny. Both are the retro Mego-style figures, featuring cloth karate outfits. They will be 8 inches tall, and feature multiple points of articulation. Also included […]


[Tribeca 2018] Cobra Kai Review: Sequel Series Strikes First Strikes Hard

[Tribeca 2018] 'Cobra Kai' Review: Sequel Series Strikes First, Strikes Hard

YouTube Red's The Karate Kid continuation series Cobra Kai held its world premiere at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival on Tuesday night, April 24th, screening the first two episodes ('Ace Degenerate' and 'Strike First') for both attendees and press. Bleeding Cool was able to attend the screening and report back our thoughts on why 30 years […]

[#Tribeca2018] Cobra Kai Teaser: Johnnys Bad Sensei is No Mr. Miyagi

[#Tribeca2018] Cobra Kai Teaser: Johnny's 'Bad Sensei' is No Mr. Miyagi

With less than a month to go before Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) reignite a old rivalry from over thirty years ago in YouTube Red's The Karate Kid continuation series Cobra Kai, we're getting a look at "bad sensei" Johnny's "teaching philosophy." Let's just say that Johnny's sensei style is a […]

Cobra Kai: First Look at Ralph Macchio William Zabka Karate Kid Series

Cobra Kai: First Look at Ralph Macchio, William Zabka 'Karate Kid' Series

Even after more than 30 years, Ralph Macchio's Daniel LaRusso understands that his and Johnny Lawrence's  (William Zabka) lives are destined to lead back to Cobra Kai. As he says in the first trailer for the YouTube Red series, "Johnny, you and I, this, we aren't done." Joining Macchio and Zabka are Courtney Henggeler (Mom, Fixed) […]

How to Be Singles Vanessa Rubio Joins YouTube Reds Cobra Kai

How to Be Single's Vanessa Rubio Joins YouTube Red's Cobra Kai

How to be Single's Vanessa Rubio is joining the cast of YouTube Red's Cobra Kai, a 10-episode half-hour series that re-teams Ralph Macchio and William Zabka in their roles from the feature franchise The Karate Kid. Rubio will also be joining recently cast Courtney Henggeler (Mom, Fixed), who's set to play Daniel's wife, Amanda. Here's how YouTube Red […]