Tanner Buchanan currently plays Robbie Keane in Cobra Kai, which is now available for streaming on Netflix. The show has been running for more than three decades since LaRusso was known for fierce fierce opponent Johnny Lawrence in The child is a karateka.
The show pays tribute to the original franchise – with passes to Mr. Miyagi and the return of the infamous Cobra Kai dojo by John Crises. This time LaRusso and Lawrence are the new instructors. Their students think about adolescent drama, love triangles, betrayal, life prospects and more.
Tanner Buchanan plays one of the main characters of the show and is one of the many members of the cast responsible for the revival, fascinated by the original franchise. In addition, Buchanan is a “super fan” of the animated series, which later received new attention … thanks to Netflix.
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Tanner Buchanan is a big fan of “Avatar: The Last Air Wind”
The Cobra Kai the actors sat down for an Entertainment Weekly interview for Comic-Con, during which each member took some time to reveal the shows he had always loved. When asked what “super fans” are, Buchanan said:
I would probably say … I saw someone walking around and they had it Avatar The Last Airbender fasten. I would probably say that this is the only TV show I’m really crazy about … I’ve heard that it’s possible for a live action to come out, so I’m really excited about it. And now I’m talking too much … I’m too excited
Tanner Buchanan via Entertainment Weekly
Tanner Buchanan loved the original Avatar The Last Airbender a series that encounters mature themes and life or death situations while remaining a children’s show. The original series was a great triumph, and the Netflix exposure brought back old and new fans to the series. As for his colleagues, they love a handful of other movies and shows.
The cast of “Cobra Kai” includes fans of all the different movies and shows
The rest of the cast also has to talk about their favorite movies and shows. Mary Musser (played by LaRousseau herself) explained that she walked around with her teeth and avoided the sun to convince people that she was a vampire because she was a major Twilight fan.
Xolo Maridouenya (who plays Miguel Diaz) explained that he loves Ferris Buhler’s day off, before continuing to note that it was something like “old”, which received the answer “not old” from Ralph McCo. He also mentioned Brooklyn nine or nine as a current favorite.
William Zabka (Johnny Lawrence) explained this Limit your enthusiasm is one of his favorites and he also really likes it Bari. Macho was asked to point out how “great” Bari is.
Martin Cove loves Outlander, explaining that he considers “all of us” time travelers. In short, the show is filled with different actors – with different favorite shows and born from different generations – all together to work on a successful follow-up series to the original. The child is a karateka franchise.