Sony’s Columbia Pictures division announced on Friday that it has planned a new one karate kid The film hits theaters on June 7, 2024. Little is known about the production, which is simply described as “The Return of the Original”. karate kid Franchise.” No word yet on the on-screen talent, the filmmaking team, or plot details.
The original karate kid was released in 1984 with the lead role Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Elizabeth Shue, and William Zabka. Three sequels and a 2010 reboot starring Jaden Smith and Jackie Chan followed.
Everett Collection Ralph Macchio in The Karate Kid
In the meantime, Cobra Kai recently unveiled its fifth season on Netflix, which will once again see Macchio and Zabka alongside new and returning stars.
In other scheduling news, viewers will have to wait a little longer to see the Spider-Man-adjacent movies Kraven the Hunter and Mrs. Netz. With Aaron Taylor Johnson as the titular Spidey villain, kraven was moved from January 13 to October 6, 2023. Mrs. Netzmain role Dakota JohnsonIt is pushed back to February 16, 2024, having previously held the now-occupied October date kraven.
The Science Fiction Movie 65main role Adam driverwas pushed back a month to March 10, 2023, and the Chris Pratt-guided animation film Garfield was postponed by three months to May 24, 2024. Absencethe next part of Screen Gems’ Seek franchise, has been dated for February 24, 2023. The movie stars Storm Reid and Nia Long.