Is Cobra Kai Real? Know The Answer Here

Cobra Kai is one of the trending YouTube series of all time. This series is not like other monotonous dramas of the same story and genre. Of course, this series has swarms of different genres with some unique themes. And if we want to know whether Cobra Kai is based on a real story or not, then read this article to know and solve all your confusion! 

An American martial arts comedy with action drama television series Cobra Kai, created by Josh Heald, Hayden Schlossberg, and Jon Hurwitz. Katrin L. Goodson and Bob Wilson produced the television series whereas Will Smith, James Lassiter, William Zabka, Hayden Schlossberg, Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz, Ralph Macchio, Susan Ekins, and Caleeb Pinkett are the executive producers. Production companies of the series are Hurwitz & Schlossberg Productions, Sony Pictures Television Studios, Overbrook Entertainment, Heald Productions, Westbrook Studios, and Counterbalance Entertainment. This television series is adapted from The Karate Kid by Robert Mark Kamen. This television series has a total of four seasons, which comprise a total of 40 episodes. Season four of the series is already released. And yes! That is good news for all the viewers out there, this television series is already renewed for season 5. On May 2, 2018, the first season of Cobra Kai premiered on YouTube Red, whereas season 2 premiered on YouTube premium, and yes! Season 3 and 4 are available on Netflix. Almost every season of Cobra Kai received nominations of various awards as well as won some of them. So Cobra Kai should be on your watchlist! Here’s what we know about Is Cobra Kai Real?

Cobra Kai Release Date

Is Cobra Kai Real
Cobra Kai

This worthwhile and wonderful series Cobra Kai is running for 4 seasons, and also it renewed for season 5. Fans of the television series are already excited for season 5. Season one of the Cobra Kai held its world premiere on April 24, 2018, at SVA Theatre during Tribeca Film Festival in New York City. On May 2, 2018, season one of the series premiered on YouTube Red and after one year of season 1, on YouTube Premium season 2 premiered in April. The series was resumed for almost one year, then on January 1, 2021, season 3 premiered on Netflix. After watching the popularity of the series is renewed for season 4 which has already premiered on Netflix on 31 December 2021. All the seasons have a total of 10 episodes each. Yes! The series is already renewed for season 5.

Cobra Kai Story

The story of Cobra Kai is set in the 20th century, almost after 30 years, Johnny Lawrence was defeated by Daniel LaRusso. Johnny Lawrence is in his 50s now, working part-time, and lives in Reseda, Los Angeles. Further, Johnny rescued a boy, named Miguel, who was being bullied, and he was inspired to restart Cobra Kai dojo. This series is full of comedy, action, martial arts along with some unexpected scenes. 

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Is Cobra Kai Real?

Fans of the television series Cobra Kai want to know whether it is based on a true story or not. So sadly the answer is no. Cobra Kai is adapted from Karate Kid, and it’s not based on any true story. Everything we saw in Cobra Kai was fictional and nothing was related to any real story. 


Is Cobra Kai Real
Cobra Kai

The whole cast of the series has great chemistry and all of them did a great job. The cast of all seasons is as follows: Daniel LaRusso by Ralph Macchio; Johnny Lawrence by William Zabka; Amanda LaRusso by Courtney Henggeler; Miguel Diaz by Xolo Maridueña; Robby Keene by Tanner Buchanan; Samantha LaRusso by Mary Mouser; Terry Silver by Thomas Ian Griffith; Tory Nichols by Peyton List; Carmen Diaz by Vanessa Rubio; John Kreese by Martin Kove; Demetri by Gianni DeCenzo; Eli “Hawk” Moskowitz by Jacob Bertrand; Devon Lee by Oona O’Brien; Kenny by Dallas Dupree Young; Shawn Payne by Okea Eme-Akwari; Raymond by Paul Walter Hauser; Chris by Khalil Everage; Mitch by Aedin Mincks; Aisha Robinson by Nichole Brown; Moon by Hannah Kepple and many other phenomenal casts.


On February 15, 2018, the first teaser of season one of Cobra Kai launched on YouTube. Whereas the teaser of the latest season, season 4 was launched on August 5, 2021, on the official channel of Netflix on YouTube. Teaser got around 2 million views on YouTube. And if you are waiting for the teaser of season 5, then sadly it is not released yet, but luckily season 5 is already renewed and of course, we can expect the teaser to release very soon. You can watch Cobra Kai on Netflix.

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