News: Cobra Kai Season 2 Is Coming!

 A second season for Cobra Kai has just been announced.

The Karate Kid rivalry from the first film was reignited, as Johnny and Daniel LaRusso battle again in season 1 of Cobra Kai. Now, we already are getting an announcement that there will be a season 2. The first season was epic and you can read our review here.

It was written and executive produced by Josh Heald and Jon Hurwitz & Hayden Schlossberg. Hurwitz & Schlossberg will be directing most of the series. Susan Ekins is also serving as an executive producer, along with Will Smith, James Lassiter and Caleeb Pinkett for Overbrook Entertainment in association with Sony Pictures Television Studios. 

The cast includes Ralph Macchio as Daniel LaRusso, William Zabka as Johnny, Tanner Buchanan (Designated Survivor) as Johnny's son, Xolo MaridueƱa (Parenthood) as one of Johnny's students, Mary Mouser (Body of Proof) as Daniel's daughter, Courtney Henggeler (Mom) as Daniel's wife, and Ed Asner as Daniel's step-father. The series premiered on YouTube Red on May 2nd. Check out the season 1 synopsis and season 2 announcement video below.

 "Set more than three decades after the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, Cobra Kai finds Daniel LaRusso (Macchio) living a comfortable life with his family in Encino, running a string of car dealerships. His old rival Johnny (Zabka), however, hasn’t been so fortunate, and seeks redemption by reopening Cobra Kai."