On Wednesday, “Cobra Kai” co-creators Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg took to Twitter to take part in a reside Q&A session with followers of the hit Netflix show. In mild of the fourth season’s imminent launch in a bit of over a month’s time, the 2 teased as a lot as they might concerning the upcoming season(s), in what Hurwitz known as a”Thanksgiving Eve Q&A.”
Though they revealed as a lot as he may, there have been in fact no main spoilers. Nevertheless, if you wish to go into season 4 utterly blind, then it’s best suggested to not learn additional. Here’s the whole lot you’ll want to find out about what the 2 showrunners needed to say.
‘Cobra Kai’ Will Go Beyond Season 4
Both Hurwitz and Schlossberg confirmed that there shall be at the very least another season of the show after season 4, with probably much more to come back. Hurwitz said within the Q&A that they have been at the moment wrapping up the filming of season 5, addingthat it feels unusual to be 20 episodes forward of the viewers.
In phrases of “Cobra Kai’s” endgame, each showrunners confirmed that there was a definitive plan to finish the show, although Hurwitz said that they do not know precisely what number of seasons it would find yourself being.Schlossberg, whereas confirming that there was certainly a plan,saidthat “it may at all times change.” He added that “every season will get larger and greater,” and even that they wished “at least” six seasons. As of now, nevertheless, no sixth season is formally deliberate.
Hurwitz and Schlossberg Teased As Many Season 4 Plotlines As Possible
When it got here to plotlines for sure characters, the co-creators hinted at as a lot as they might with out giving something utterly away. When it got here to Robby Keene (Tanner Buchanan), Schlossberg said thatwe will study Robby’s residing state of affairs, and added that,”A whole lot of ache [is] in retailer for him. And he deserves it, which is all of the extra painful.” Perhaps on a associated word, Hurwitz mentioned that Terry Silver’s upcoming position within the season could be, in a single phrase, “complex.”
Hurwitz teased the depth of the battle scenes within the upcoming season, saying that among the ones in season 4 are his favorite, and thatthe actors and stunt doubles “outdid themselves.” He additionally mentioned that there shall be extra feminine fighters.
In addition, each creators teased the potential for Hilary Swank’s character from “The Next Karate Kid” – Julie Pierce – showing on the show someday. When requested whether or not they plan to carry the character again, Schlossberg said, “we plan on the whole lot.”Hurwitz addedthat he favored her character higher than the film itself, “however all the flicks have their worth within the cannon.” (This is to say nothing of the 2010 remake of “The Karate Kid,” which the creators have already dominated out of “Cobra Kai” cannon).
We Will See More Of Some Characters
Hurwitz and Schlossberg added that we’ll even be seeingmore of sure characters, corresponding toBert, as nicely asAnthony LaRusso, Daniel’s son, explaining that”the time has come” to “dig deeper in [Anthony’s] story.” In addition, wejust may learnmore about Demetri, together with his last name, in response to Hurwitz. Schlossberg added that Demetri will “showcase some severe talent.” When it got here to Hawk, Schlossberg hinted that his “path by no means ends. There’s at all times one other twist or flip within the street.” In addition, Schlossberg revealed thatwe meet extra of Tory Nichols’ household.
When requested concerning the relationship between Daniel and Johnny in season 4, Hurwitz jokingly described it as “erotic,” echoing Macchio’s feedback about their similarity to Ross and Rachel of NBC’s “Friends.”
In phrases of music, Schlossberg teased that there could be each 80s and present artists and songs in season 4, and added that “some characters will sing collectively sooner or later.” Hurwitz said that his favourite musical second is in season 4, and that there will be a musical coverin the upcoming season that “followers are going to be obsessive about.”
Hurwitz additionally thanked a fan for his or her dedication to the show, sayingthat he’s “so glad” “Cobra Kai” is ready to proceed the constructive and uplifting legacy that “The Karate Kid” delivered to so many followers. “Messages like this make the nonstop work really feel particularly with it,” he mentioned to the fan. He additionally said that “Cobra Kai’s”People’s Choice Awards nominations”imply the world to us,” though they most likely will not be capable to attend the ceremony as a result of their schedule. “I’ll be rooting for the dojo from afar,” he mentioned.
There was way more revealed within the Q&A, together with who the funniest cast member was, where they wereonce they first watched “The Karate Kid” and developed the concept for the show, and the concept of a attainable crossoverwith Hurwitz and Schlossberg’s earlier work, “Harold & Kumar.” All questions and solutions are publicly available to browse on Twitter.
Don’t miss season 4 of “Cobra Kai” (or its officialteaser) when it’s launched on Netflix December 31, 2021.