- "COBRA KAI returns, and a new rivalry between opposing dojos is born. What was once a personal feud between Daniel and Johnny now escalates to engulf their students. But which path will they follow – Cobra Kai or Miyagi-Do?"
- ―YouTube Description
The Second Season of Cobra Kai is the follow-up to Season 1 of Cobra Kai, which is an American comedy-drama web television series based on The Karate Kid film series created by Robert Mark Kamen that premiered on April 24, 2019 on YouTube Premium, and it is currently a Netflix Original series.
The series was created by Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg, and Josh Heald and stars Ralph Macchio and William Zabka, reprising their roles as Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence from the films. Season 2 received universal praise, as did the first season.
The second season takes place immediately after the events of Season 1 and follows the Cobra Kai Dojo's power struggle between Johnny Lawrence and his former sensei, John Kreese. Season 2 also expands on the plot of Season 1 further by exploring the growth of Johnny's son Robby and Daniel's daughter Sam, and their rivalry between Miguel and Cobra Kai newcomer Tory.
- Ralph Macchio as Daniel LaRusso
- William Zabka as Johnny Lawrence
- Martin Cove as John Kreese
- Xolo Maridueña as Miguel Diaz
- Tanner Buchanan as Robby Keene
- Mary Mouser as Samantha LaRusso
- Jacob Bertrand as Eli "Hawk" Moskowitz
- Gianni Decenzo as Demetri Alexopoulos
- Peyton List as Tory Nichols
- Aedin Mincks as Mitch
- Khalil Everage as Chris
- Nichole Brown as Aisha Robinson
- Hannah Kepple as Moon
- "Mercy Part II"
- "Back in Black"
- "Fire and Ice"
- "The Moment of Truth"
- "All In"
- "Take a Right"
- "Glory of Love"
- "No Mercy"
Awards and Nominations
- All awards are from 2019.
|Shorty Awards||Best Web Series||Cobra Kai||Nominated|
|Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Award||Outstanding Stunt Coordination in a Comedy Series or Variety Program||Hiro Koda||Nominated|
|Teen Choice Awards||Chocie Summer TV Show||Cobra Kai||Nominated|
|Clio Awrds||Television/Streaming: Social Media-30 for 30||Cobra Kai||Nominataed|
- This is the only season where every episode was directed by Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg.
- Additionally, all episodes in this season were written by Hurwitz, Schlossberg, and Josh Heald.