Cobra Kai first premiered in 2018 and has completed four hit seasons. The series is a huge hit amongst the fans, with an IMDB rating of 8.6. Firstly, if you haven’t watched Cobra Kai yet, you can stream it on Netflix. You better be quick about it because Cobra Kai season 5 is dropping soon. The television series revolves around Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence, who, after wars, find themselves as marital rivals again. The series belongs to action, comedy, drama, and sport. If you are waiting for information about Cobra Kai season 5, you are at the right place!
Cobra Kai season 5 Release Date
Cobra Kai season 5 will premiere on September 9, 2022. Also, the fifth season will be available on Netflix, just like the previous four seasons. Netflix is all ready for a blockbuster release of the fifth season. A super action-packed trailer confirms the same. Before you check the trailer, let us look at the upcoming season’s cast in the next section.
The writers started writing the plot of the fifth season back in July 2021. Then, after writing the plot for the fifth season, the filming began on September 20, 2021. Consequently, the filming then wrapped up on December 19, 2021. Yes, the filming of the fifth season was very fast-paced. Jon Hurwitz and Josh Herald confirmed the wrap-up by posting a photo on Twitter. Most of the filming of the series took place in Atlanta, Georgia. However, Puerto Rico also served as a filming location apart from Georgia.
Also, Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg are directing the show. Finally, the post-production phase of the series began this year in March. Most of the editing of the different episodes took place in April. After the editing is completed, the series will be handed to Netflix.
In the end, Netflix will now be working on the series’ localization. In other words, it means that it will be recording dubs in different languages and will also work on providing the series with subtitles.
Cobra Kai Season 5 Cast
The cast list for the upcoming season includes:
- Daniel LaRusso as Ralph Macchio
- William Zabka as Johnny Lawrence
- Courtney Henggeler as Amanda LaRusso
- Vanessa Rubio as Carmen Diaz
- Martin Kove as John Kresse
- Yuji Okumoto as Chozen
- Xolo Mariduena as Miguel Diaz
- Mary Mouser as Samantha LasRusso
- Tanner Buchanan as Robby Keene
- Peyton List as Tory
Also, additional cast include:
- Jacob Bertrand as Hawk
- Gianni DeCenzo as Demetri Alexopoulos
- Joe Seo as Kyler Park
The trailer for the fifth season is now available, and you can watch it. In the trailer, we can look at the 51st Annual All Valley Karate Championship. Further, you can see the fans cheering the fighters. Cobra Kai was shown as the winner of the grand championship trophy. Overall, the protagonists’ rivalry is again visible in the trailer. The upcoming series looks action-packed with many impressive martial art moves. Also, the element of humor is again present in the trailer.
Check official Trailer:
From the trailer of Cobra Kai season 5, the plot of the upcoming season is easy to guess. Firstly, Terry Silver is expanding the Cobra Kai empire. On top of it, he plans to make his “No Mercy” style the only prominent game in the town. Secondly, Kreese is still behind bars, and in his absence, we can see Johnny Lawrence trying to focus on repairing his previous damage. Also, in the upcoming season, Daniel LaRusso will contact one of his old friends for help.
To summarize, in Cobra Kai season 5, we will again see Miyagi Do going into a war with Cobra Kai. Are you excited about it?