The recently announced new karate kid Film is neither from the makers of Cobra KaiNetflix’s follow-up series to the film franchise, nor will it affect any of the cast.
It was announced on Friday that Sony’s Columbia Pictures has set a date for a new one karate kid Film releasing in theaters on June 7, 2024. Though no filmmakers or details have been revealed, the new entry is being described as “a return to the original.” karate kid Franchise.”
The landmark 1984 film, The Karate Kidspawned two direct sequels, again starring Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita, and 1994 The next karate kid (in which Hilary Swank starred alongside Morita). And in 2010 there was one karate kid Remake starring Jaden Smith and Jackie Chan and Student and Sensei.
While there are no details on Sony’s big screen, “return to the original karate kid Franchise,” so much is known: It will have little to no connection to Netflix Cobra Kai Series starring Macchio and other film franchise veterans such as Billy Zabka, Martin Kove and Yuji Okumoto and recently released Season 5.
As Cobra Kai Co-creator Jon Hurwitz tweeted this weekend: “The boys and I would love to do Karate Kid and Cobra Kai films and hope to do that one day. But this one isn’t from us or focuses on the cast of Cobra Kai. I don’t know much about it, but I wish him the best.”
The boys and I would love to do Karate Kid and Cobra Kai films and hope to do that one day. But this one isn’t from us or focuses on the cast of Cobra Kai. Don’t know much about it but wish him the best. #karatekid #CobraKai
— Jon Hurwitz (@jonhurwitz) 09/17/2022
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