Friday, August 27, 2021

Netflix Renews 'Cobra Kai' for Season 5

Netflix has today renewed its original comedy series Cobra Kai for a fifth season - months ahead of the fourth season launch in December 2021. Production on the fifth season will begin in Atlanta this fall for a 2022 premiere.

The action comedy stars Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, Courtney Henggeler, Xolo Maridueña, Tanner Buchanan, Mary Mouser, Jacob Bertrand, Gianni DeCenzo, Vanessa Rubio, Peyton List and Martin Kove.

Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg created the sequel series to the Karate Kid film franchise. They executive produce with Macchio, Zabka, Will Smith, James Lassiter, Caleeb Pinkett and Susan Ekins. Sony Pictures Television, Westbrook Studios and Counterbalance Entertainment produce.