Deadline is reporting that Peyton List has signed up for a recurring role for the upcoming second season of YouTube Red’s Karate Kid sequel series Cobra Kai.
The series is a sequel to that of The Karate Kid original, set thirty years after the evens of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, where we find a down and out Johnny Lawrence who, seeking redemption, reopens the infamous Cobra Kai dojo. It reignites his rivalry with a new-successful Daniel LaRusso, who has been struggling to maintain balance in his life without the guidance of his mentor Mr. Miyagi. We will follow the journey of the duo addressing demons from their past and present frustrations…..through karate.
Peyton List (whose credits include Bunk’d and Light As A Feather) will be playing the role of Tory, a troubled teen who is new to the Valley. She joins recent addition Paul Walter Hauser.
Cobra Kai stars William Zabka, Ralph Macchio, Courtney Henggeler, Xolo Maridueña, Tanner Buchanan, Mary Mouser, Jacob Bertrand, Hannah Kepple, Griffin Santopietro, Vanessa Rubio and Martin Kove.