Though Cobra Kai has solely not too long ago been added to Netflix’s library, it was filmed approach again in 2017 — looks as if a lifetime in the past, doesn’t it? Similar to The Karate Child, Cobra Kai takes place in Reseda, Calif. Nevertheless, it could shock you to be taught that the collection was not truly filmed in California in any respect.
In reality, Cobra Kai was filmed primarily in Atlanta, Ga. One flashback scene, specifically, was filmed on the former Landmark Diner Jr., which you might also acknowledge from a couple of scenes from Parks and Rec. Different Georgia places embody Union Metropolis, Marietta, and the Briarcliff Campus of Emory College. The (fictional) Cobra Kai dojo was situated on Lakewood Avenue in Atlanta. Though loads of filming came about in Georgia, some exterior photographs have been additionally filmed in Los Angeles.
Apparently sufficient, Karate Child was truly not filmed in Georgia — most likely as a result of it was filmed earlier than main tax incentives for filming within the state have been launched. The prequel to the brand new collection was filmed primarily in numerous places all through Los Angeles, with some scenes filmed in New Jersey and others in Arizona.