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YouTube Premium Orders Female Friendship Series 'Kat & June Think Stuff!'
Credit: AwesomenessTV Building off of the breakout success of their Karate Kid spinoff series Cobra Kai, YouTube Premium (previously YouTube Red) continues bolstering its original scripted programming with Kat & June Think Stuff! (working title) from AwesomenessTV.  Created/written by Mackenzie Yeager (Girl Meets World, All Night) and with Jen Braeden (Awkward, Girl Boss) serving as co-showrunner, the[...]
Tyrant's Keon Alexander Jumping to Doug Liman Series 'Impulse' for YouTube Red
Credit: FX Jumping from one project to the next isn't that big of a deal for Tyrant's Keon Alexander – but we're about to see if he can handle jumps just a little further than that as the actor is set for what's descrtibed as a "heavily recurring role" in YouTube Red's upcoming action drama series Impulse[...]
Robert Downey Jr.
will host the eight-episode hour-long series, and it will debut exclusively on YouTube Red in 2019. "Robert and I share a curiosity for A.I., a complicated and often polarizing subject Our aim is to explore A.I through a lens of objectivity and accessibility, in a thoroughly bold, splashy, and entertaining way We're thrilled to bring this[...]
Cobra Kai Earns Season 2 Renewal at YouTube Red's Dojo
Credit: YouTube Red Fans of The Karate Kid had to wait over 30 years for another face-off (of any kind) between old rivals Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) in Cobra Kai, but it looks like YouTube Red won't make fans wait quite so long this time Less than two weeks after its[...]
Cobra Kai Season 1, Episode 4 'Cobra Kai Never Dies' Review: Johnny Gets Serious
Credit: YouTube Red YouTube Red's The Karate Kid continuation series Cobra Kai reawakens the simmering 30-plus year rivalry between Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka)  — with a new generation of karate kids ready to further complicate matters for Daniel and Johnny Can Johnny fight his way out from under his father's shadow[...]
[Tribeca 2018] 'Cobra Kai' Review: Sequel Series Strikes First, Strikes Hard
Credit: YouTube Red 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[...]
[#Tribeca2018] Cobra Kai Teaser: Johnny's 'Bad Sensei' is No Mr. Miyagi
Credit: YouTube Red 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[...]
[Tribeca 2018] New Cobra Kai Teasers Introduce the Next Generation of Karate Kids
Credit: YouTube Red For Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka), three decades isn't nearly enough time to heal old wounds — especially for two men whose fates seem entwined in an inevitable confrontation once again But time has changed both men, and neither are alone anymore in their fight, as these three teasers for[...]
Cobra Kai is reportedly leaving for another streaming service, courtesy of YouTube.
Credit: YouTube Red They say that time heals all wounds — but for Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka), all it takes is one bitter reminder… one unforeseen threat… to reignite a legendary rivalry after over three decades As we see from the two newest teasers for YouTube Red's The Karate Kid continuation series[...]
New 'Cobra Kai' Teaser: All Roads Lead Back to the All-Valley Karate Tournament
Following up their release of the LaRusso Auto Group's most recent "television commercial," YouTube Red is reminding fans that The Karate Kid continuation series Cobra Kai is still about martial arts As we can see from the series' next "commercial," it seems the roads that Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence's (William Zabka) lives have taken are[...]
Cobra Kai: New LaRusso Auto Group Ad – Daniel Kicks the Competition!
Credit: YouTube Red If you're Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio), you realize pretty quickly that winning the Under-18 All-Valley Karate Tournament will only get you so far; but over the years, he carved out a very nice life for himself With a loving wife and successful car dealership chain, Daniel seems happy… and he's turning that happiness into[...]
Impulse: Doug Liman Jumps Back to the 'Jumper' Universe in YouTube Red Teaser
With Doug Liman's (The Bourne Identity) action drama series Impulse set to have a strong panel presence at this weekend's WonderCon, YouTube Red has released our first teaser look at the new series that's set to premiere on the service this summer. YouTube Red's Impulse panel — moderated by IGN Executive TV Editor Laura Prudom —[...]
BTS: Burn The Stage: YouTube Red Series Takes Fans Behind the Scenes
Whether it's dropping a new song or video, announcing tour dates or "breaking news" on upcoming television appearances, BTS has proven to be one of the most popular artists on YouTube – but if you're a real BTS fan, is all of this ever really enough? Well, YouTube Red has your fix later this month with BTS:[...]
Cobra Kai: Johnny Has No Time for "Wax On, Wax Off" in New Teaser
But as much as Johnny looks to be changing his ways, don't look for this new sensei to take an existential approach to cleaning; as this new teaser trailer for YouTube Red's Karate Kid continuation series Cobra Kai shows: can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Cobra Kai Official Teaser Trailer #2 (Karate Kid) – Sensei[...]
Cobra Kai: First Look at Ralph Macchio, William Zabka 'Karate Kid' Series
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) as Daniel's wife, Amanda; Vanessa Rubio (How to Be Single) as Carmen, single mother and Johnny's girlfriend; and Xolo Maridueña as Carmen's son, Miguel. can't be loaded[...]
How to Be Single's Vanessa Rubio Joins YouTube Red's Cobra Kai
Credit: NBCUniversal 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[...]
Rhett & Link's Buddy System Season 2 Trailer Changes The Game
Rhett & Link's Buddy System comes charging back to YouTube Red for a second season on Wednesday, November 29th Joining series stars and co-creators Rhett McLaughlin & Charles "Link" Neal for the new season are Veep's Tony Hale, The Big Bang Theory's Mayim Bialik, The League's Leslie Bibb, Ballers' Rob Corddry, and many more. Directed by[...]
Origin: YouTube Red Launching Sc-Fi Series From 'The Crown' Producers
Space is about to get a little more crowded, as YouTube Red has acquired the rights to sci-fi thriller Origin from Left Bank and Midnight Radio in association with CiTVC and Sony Pictures Television-International Production. The streaming service is set to release the 10-episode series some time in 2018. Created, written and exec produced by Mika Watkins, Origin finds[...]
Exploring The Latest Creations On The YouTube Red Series 'Furze World Wonders'
Recently, Fruze brought his talents to YouTube Red where he has a brand new series called Fruze World Wonders. The show itself is somewhat reality-creation based, in that they find a person who reached out to Furze and asked him to create something for them on his dime that turns out to be super outrageous[...]
Can You Make Esports Relatable? We Explore The Possibilities In 'Good Game'
Good Game debuted a few weeks ago on YouTube Red, created by Jesse Cox and Michele Morrow (who both appear and star in the series, respectively), as they look at the good, the bad, and the salty of all things esports culture in a six-episode series (written by Sarah Carbiener and Erica Rosbe) The video[...]
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[...]
YouTube Red Jump-Starts Liman's 'Impulse' To Series
YouTube Red continues adding to their original programming slate with the announcement that Impulse, directed and executive-produced by Doug Liman (Swingers, Edge of Tomorrow) from author Steven Gould's Jumper series, has received a series order for a 2018 premiere. By green-lighting the sci-fi thriller/drama, YouTube Red is adding to a lineup that also includes recently-announced sci-fi[...]
'Step Up: High Water': Ne-Yo, Rivera, Love Lead YouTube Red Series
Step Up: High Water has tapped Ne-Yo (The Wiz, World of Dance), Naya Rivera (Glee) and Faizon Love (Elf) to lead YouTube Red's new original drama series based on the popular film franchise The series, created and executive produced by showrunner Holly Sorenson (Recovery Road), is YouTube Red's's first attempt at a big-budget drama series[...]