Who Is William Zabka From “Cobra Kai” Season 5?

William Zabka

Season 5 of Cobra Kai will premiere on the popular streaming platform Netflix on Friday, September 9, 2022. Cobra Kai, a successor to the highly acclaimed and much-loved martial-arts classic The Karate Kid, has become a fan favorite throughout the years. The sequel series was created by Josh Heald, Hayden Schlossberg, and Jon Hurwitz. According to Netflix’s official description for Cobra Kai season 5,

“The struggle for the Valley’s soul may be done, but the conflict has just begun… Following the surprising results of the All Valley Tournament, Sensei Terry Silver is attempting to extend the Cobra Kai empire and make his “No Mercy” brand of karate the only game in town.”

It goes on to say:

“With Kreese imprisoned and Johnny Lawrence focusing on fixing the harm he’s created, Daniel LaRusso must turn to an old acquaintance for assistance… As Terry ushers Cobra Kai into a new era, Daniel, Johnny, and an old comrade band together in a war that extends well beyond the mat.”

William Zabka, a critically renowned American actor, portrays the famous part of Johnny Lawrence in Cobra Kai and is poised to reprise his role as Lawrence in the forthcoming brand new fifth season of the Netflix series. Since Netflix released the official teaser for Cobra Kai season 5, fans have been waiting to see how the series’ much-loved character Johnny Lawrence will do in the next season. Without further ado, let’s get to know prominent actor William Zabka ahead of the launch of Cobra Kai season 5 on Netflix this Friday.

William Zabka

Before the premiere of Cobra Kai season 5 on Netflix, learn all there is to know about William Zabka.

56-year-old William Zabka is a well-known and well-liked American actor best known for playing Johnny Lawrence in The Karate Kid, The Karate Kid Part II, and the comedy-drama series Cobra Kai. He is also recognized for his appearances as Greg Tolan in the 1985 film Just One of the Guys, Jack in another 1985 film National Lampoon’s European Vacation, Otto Emmerick in the 2002 film Antibody, Milton Malcolm in the 2014 film Where Hope Grows, and Scott McCall in the 1985 television series The Equalizer.

Back to School, Dreams of Gold: The Mel Fisher Story, A Tiger’s Tale, Unlawful Passage, The Power Within, High Voltage, Interceptors, Falcon Down, Landspeed, Cake: A Wedding Story, Hot Tub Time Machine, and numerous more films have featured William Zabka. Zabka has also appeared in The Greatest American Hero, Gimme a Break!, CBS Schoolbreak Special, Robot Chicken, How I Met Your Mother, Gortimer Gibbon’s Life on Normal Street, Psych, and a few more notable TV shows.

William Zabka
Other interesting performers on the fascinating Cobra Kai season 5 cast list include Ralph Macchio, Courtney Henggeler, Peyton List, Xolo Mariduea, Vanessa Rubio, Tanner Buchanan, Dallas Dupree Young, Thomas Ian Griffith, and others. Don’t miss Cobra Kai season 5, which premieres on Netflix on Friday, September 9, 2022.