Is Ralph Macchio Returning To His Karate Kid Roots?

According to The Hollywood Reporter, YouTube Red has ordered a 10-episode, half-hour comedy named Cobra Kai, which will take Ralph Macchio and William Zabka back to the days of The Karate Kid!

Macchio will once again take on the gi of Daniel LaRusso and Zabka as Johnny Lawrence.

The Cobra Kai series is set for 2018 and takes place 30 years after the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, which is where LaRusso laid down Lawrence with the famous crane kick.

Cobra Kai is executive produced by Will Smith’s Sony Pictures Television Studios based Overbrook Entertainment.


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