Following the fifth season of Cobra Kai on Netflix, several of the show’s stars spoke to Entertainment tonight about a series of episodes and the series as a whole. The man behind Johnny Lawrence, William Zabka, even revealed that Season 5 could have contained various story elements and scenes exploring them, but those episodes ended up in the trash. “Many of the important things that were taken off the field were OMG moments,” he said, while Daniel LaRusso himself, Ralph Macchio, confirmed this claim and noted that many of these moments are saved for the future.
Time will tell when and how these deleted scenes from season 5 will reappear, but as things stand now, the minds behind the show probably know how to turn them on. They don’t just fly past their collective pants when it comes to Cobra Kai. Rather, they carefully planned it and know in advance where it will lead. “We know where we want to be,” co-creator Jon Hurwitz said in an interview with the publication. Den of geeksadding, “We’ve always wanted to end the series on our terms for a long time when the story gets to this point. We haven’t gotten to that point yet.”
That being said, it’s safe to say that the future of Cobra Kai is really bright after Season 5, and that there are many more “OMG moments” to come.