The American action comedy-drama TV series is coming back with Cobra Kai Season 3. The series base itself on the movie The Karate Kid. The series first came out on May 2, 2018, and it airs on YouTube. This show is set 34 years after the original movie. Besides, it reopens the rivalry between the stars and the masters and also re-examines the narrative. The second season coming out on April 24, 2019, also releases on YouTube. However, in June 2020, Netflix acquires the show and it is all set to come out with its third season. The show is worth a watch and is great news for fans. Ever since its release, the series keeps the essence of Karate Kid alive. The original actors reprising their roles are even better. therefore here is everything you need to know about Cobra Kai season 3. Keep on reading to find out more.
Cobra Kai Season 3 Release Date
The official Twitter account of the show confirms that season 3 is not releasing before 2021. However, fans were expecting the show to release by 2020. This is because it has been several months since the filming wraps up. However, several productions are re-entering Netflix. So probably the streaming giant needs to fill in some gaps with everything lined up for 2021.
However, there is no exact date from Netflix or Jon Hurwitz, the co-creator. But Josh Herald, the other co-creator confirms that the show wraps up in Septemeber 2019. It is all ready to go. In an interview, he says, “Thankfully, we wrapped the end of season 3 before the end of 2019. We also wrapped up post-production”. So all we can do is wait for the show to be finally out on Netflix.
We will definitely see the cast members from the previous seasons’ return. This includes Ralph Macchio coming back as Daniel LaRusso, William Zabka will return as Johhny Lawrence. Xolo Mariduena will also return as Miguel. Since season 3 leaves some loose threads, we can also expect some old friends to reappear. However, some cast members such as Robby Keen will not be appearing again. But we can expect to see Vanessa Rubio playing Carmen as Johnny’s love interest. We can expect her to rekindle Johnny’s love interest and bring some stability in his life.
Cobra Kai Season 3 Plot
We can expect season 3 to pick up from the finale of season 2. Moreover, season 2 leaves us with a lot of questions. We see Johnny Lawrence losing his loyalty from the Cobra Kai students. On top of this, we see John Kreese taking over the ownership of the dojo. Therefore in order to win back his loyalty John needs to work hard. But it is not going to be easy. Moreover, Kreese will push the students to their optimum limit to make then realize that Johnny was a better master.