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Cobra Kai: Ralph Macchio, William Zabka Talk Season 2, ‘Karate Kid’ Guest Stars

With the second season of YouTube Premium‘s Cobra Kai set for early 2019, current series (and original The Karate Kid) co-stars Ralph Macchio (Daniel LaRusso) and William Zabka (Johnny Lawrence) are starting to open about what fans can expect when the Karate Kid sequel series returns. Speaking with ET Canada, Macchio and Zabka revealed that upcoming […]

Cobra Kai Season 2: Ralph Macchio Confirms Production Wrap, Praises Show Honor

With the second season of YouTube Premium‘s Cobra Kai set for 2019, series co-star and original Karate Kid Ralph Macchio has confirmed production on season 2 is pretty much a done deal. Taking to social media on Monday to thank Entertainment Weekly for ranking the The Karate Kid sequel series at #6 in their annual ranking of the […]


[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: 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 […]

[Tribeca 2018] New Cobra Kai Teasers Introduce the Next Generation of Karate Kids

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 YouTube Red’s […]


Cobra Kai: New LaRusso Auto Group Ad – Daniel Kicks the Competition!

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 savings, and […]

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The Weekly Static s01e27: Tosh Renews, Flair “Wooo”s, and Tons More!

On behalf of every heartbroken soul here at The Weekly Static, our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of the tragedy at Stoneman Douglas High School, their families and the community. Kinda crazy how it feels tonight, and kinda crazy how you make it all alright. You crush me with the things you […]

Hulu’s January 2018 Includes The Path Season 3, X-Files Season 11

A new year means a new influx of viewing options from your friendly neighborhood streaming service, as Hulu readies members for films and programs that range from culinary (Beat Bobby Flay, Cutthroat Kitchen) and karate (The Karate Kid) to bad men (Reservoir Dogs) and “bad” jokes (Spaceballs). Here’a Hulu’s programming line-up for January 2018: January […]

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 […]


The Days Before CGI – Catching A Fly With Chop Sticks

If you don’t watch Comic Book Men, then you missed this behind-the-scenes reveal from the cult classic The Karate Kid. Actor Ralph Macchio was a guest on the episode and was asked how they filmed the scene of catching a fly with chop sticks. Macchio explains how it was done practically since this was from […]

Wax On, Wax Off! Funko Will Be Releasing Karate Kid POP! Vinyls This Month

“You’re the best around! Nothing’s ever gonna keep you down!” Do those lyrics ring a bell? Add in a crane kick and you’ll remember. The legendary martial arts film, The Karate Kid, is fighting its way into Funko’s POP! Vinyl collection. I’m not ashamed to admit that this is one of my favorite movies. If […]