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Some of the Cast of "Cobra Kai" Are Way Older Than Their Characters

Seventeen logo Seventeen 9/15/2020 Tamara Fuentes
a man holding a racket on a court: The cast of Cobra Kai continues to follow the tradition of older actors playing teens. Find out how old the actors of the Netflix hit are. © Jace Downs - Netflix The cast of Cobra Kai continues to follow the tradition of older actors playing teens. Find out how old the actors of the Netflix hit are.

The Cobra Kai dojo is now open and there are plenty of new and old faces signing up to learn from one of the best. The Karate Kid spin-off is taking the world by storm thanks to its new home, Netflix. Along with some of Netflix's past hits, the show continues to the follow the tradition of having older actors playing teenagers. However, this cast isn't entirely made up of older actors and some fans might be surprised as to who is the oldest and who is just getting started. Before season 3 comes back for another wild year with new surprises and rivalries, find out who is exactly their character's age and even who shares a birthday in the cast.

Here are the real ages of the cast of Cobra Kai.

Ralph Macchio as Daniel LaRusso

Ralph Macchio standing in front of a tree: Cobra Kai - Season 2 © Bob Mahoney - Netflix Cobra Kai - Season 2

Age: 58

Despite Daniel being younger than Johnny, Ralph is actually older than co-star William.

William Zabka as Johnny Lawrence

William Zabka standing in front of a window: COBRA KAI - SEASON 1 © Mark Hill - Netflix COBRA KAI - SEASON 1

Age: 54

William is actually 4 years younger than co-star Ralph Macchio.

Courtney Henggeler as Amanda LaRusso

Courtney Henggeler standing in front of a wedding cake: COBRA KAI - SEASON 1 © Mark Hill - Netflix COBRA KAI - SEASON 1

Age: 41

Courtney is over 10 years younger than her on-screen husband, Ralph.

Xolo Maridueña as Miguel Diaz

Xolo Maridueña standing in front of a crowd: COBRA KAI - SEASON 1 © Jace Downs - Netflix COBRA KAI - SEASON 1

Age: 19

Xolo was born on June 9, making him a Gemini.

Tanner Buchanan as Robby Keene

Tanner Buchanan sitting on top of a wooden fence: Cobra Kai - Season 2 © Bob Mahoney - Netflix Cobra Kai - Season 2

Age: 21

Tanner is the oldest guy of the younger cast in the series.

Mary Mouser as Samantha LaRusso

Mary Mouser sitting in a car: Cobra Kai - Season 2 © Bob Mahoney - Netflix Cobra Kai - Season 2

Age: 24

Mary is the oldest cast member out of the younger cast.

Jacob Bertrand as Eli Moskowitz/Hawk

Jacob Bertrand, Xolo Maridueña are posing for a picture: Cobra Kai - Season 2 © Bob Mahoney - Netflix Cobra Kai - Season 2

Age: 20

Jacob shares the same birthdate, March 6, as original Karate Kid and Cobra Kai star John Kreese.

Gianni Decenzo as Demetri

a man standing in front of a building: Cobra Kai - Season 2 © Guy D'Alema ... Cobra Kai - Season 2

Age: 16

Gianni is the youngest of the younger cast members.

Martin Kove as John Kreese

Martin Kove standing in front of a mirror posing for the camera: Cobra Kai - Season 2 © Steve Dietl - Netflix Cobra Kai - Season 2

Age: 74

John is the oldest member of the entire cast.

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