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So What Does Sony's 2024 "The Karate Kid" Film Mean for Cobra Kai?
He defines the Miyagi-verse where Pat Morita's character was involved With season five, there was nothing to allude to a potential appearance from Swank, nor was there a post-credit tease Macchio also said the 2010 remake that starred Jackie Chan and Jaden Smith doesn't exist in the same universe. Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita in The[...]
Cobra Kai: Why a Young Nariysohi Miyagi Prequel Should Be Explored
Stars Ralph Macchio (Daniel LaRusso) and William Zabka  (Johnny Lawrence) spoke to Bleeding Cool about if Nariyoshi Miyagi (Pat Morita) might also get a similar flashback treatment with another younger actor as Miyagi's student Daniel remains interested in learning new things about his former sensei's past. Cobra Kai (L to R) William Zabka as Johnny Lawrence,[...]
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Miyagi (Pat Morita) intervened on his behalf grabbing John Kreese's (Martin Kove) shoulder forcing him to let go of his student It then cuts to Kreese trying to punch Miyagi, but his dodge caused him to run his fist through a car window behind Miyagi and Kreese ends up bloodying his hand The flashback closes[...]
Cobra Kai: Why a Young Nariysohi Miyagi Prequel Should Be Explored
With the stakes mounting in the upcoming season four of Cobra Kai, it seems like one other facet of The Karate Kid franchise that's often alluded to, but never fully explored is the past of Nariyoshi Miyagi, played by the late Pat Morita As more of the past is explored with the likes of Martin[...]
More Than Miyagi Director Kevin Derek on Showing The Real Pat Mortia
To say that More Than Miyagi: The Pat Morita Story is a passion project for director Kevin Derek would be an understatement since his previous was titled The Real Miyagi in 2015 that centered on the actor's stunt double in The Karate Kid films in martial artist Fumio Demura I spoke with Derek about the[...]
More Than Miyagi: Documentary Shows The Life of Pat Morita
Filmmaker Kevin Derek denotes the journey of actor-comedian, who passed in 2005, in the documentary More Than Miyagi: The Pat Morita Story from his humbling roots growing up an orphan, having to endure internment camps as a Japanese-American, finding his voice as a stand-up comedian, achieving fame in Hollywood, and battling his personal demons with[...]
More Than Miyagi: Documentary Shows The Life of Pat Morita
Director Kevin Derek now brings to light the life of the Japanese-American, born in June 1932, who struggled growing up with tuberculosis, finding fame as a stand-up comedian and actor, and battling his own demons with alcohol and drug addiction in his upcoming documentary More Than Miyagi: The Pat Morita Story. Pat Morita and Ralph Macchio[...]
A look at Cobra Kai season 2 (Image: YouTube/Netflix)
Miyagi's (Pat Morita) prized student, as the title suggests, it also gives equal billing to Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka), Cobra Kai's former no 1 student Netflix released a feature unveiling all the Easter Eggs of the first two seasons, alluding to the previous Karate Kid films. A look at Cobra Kai season 2 (Image: YouTube/Netflix) The first[...]
Best Of Cobra Kai Fight Scenes | Netflix
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' Season 2: Daniel Flashes Back to an Old Friend [PREVIEW]
Miyagi (Pat Morita) to explain the Miyagi-do dojo's philosophy to Robby Except by the end of the scene, Daniel has an expression on his face that tells us that maybe Robbie isn't getting the point… can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: An OG from The Karate Kid makes a return | Cobra Kai ( From[...]
YouTube Red Reopens 'Cobra Kai': Karate Kid Series With Ralph Macchio And William Zabka
Miyagi (Pat Morita) uttered the famous "wax on, wax off," line and Kreese (Martin Kove) ordered Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) to sweep Daniel LaRusso's (Ralph Macchio) leg, YouTube Red is reuniting Macchio and Zabka for Cobra Kai, a 10-episode half-hour comedic series set to premiere on YouTube Red in 2018. Here's how YouTube Red describes the[...]