‘Cobra Kai’ Star Tanner Buchanan Will Soon Play a Superhero

by Jeremy Spirogis
Tanner Buchanan of Cobra Kai

Tanner Buchanan portrays Robby Keene in Cobra Kai, which is now obtainable for streaming on Netflix. The collection takes place over 30 years after The Karate Kid, pitting Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence in opposition to one another as soon as extra. 

Tanner Buchanan of Cobra Kai
Tanner Buchanan | Dia Dipasupil / Staff

Buchanan portrays Lawrence’s son, who initially will get near LaRusso to get again at his negligent and absent father. Yet, when Keene begins to study karate and discover a father determine in LaRusso, the scenario grows extra sophisticated. The Cobra Kai star has spent an honest period of time studying karate and mastering battle sequences for the present, and such expertise might come in useful as he preps to play a superhero in an upcoming cinematic enterprise. 

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Tanner Buchanan to star in ‘The Hyperions’ as Apollo 

The Hyperions, written and directed by Jon McDonald, is presently in post-production. The movie takes place within the 1960s and follows Professor Ruckus Mandelbaum (Cary Elwes), who invents the Titan badge — a tool that grants people a superpower. The Professor takes in three down-on-their-luck children to create fairly the sudden group of superheroes, as IMDb notes. 

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In the story, the household rises to fame and status, but all of the glamour and glory don’t final. The household finally fractures and the professor replaces the unique children. Years later, two of the professor’s authentic supers need their Titan badges again – they usually’re prepared to rob the professor’s museum (and unintentionally take just a few hostages) to regain their superhuman talents and reclaim their honor and dignity. 

Tanner Buchanan is about to star as Apollo within the upcoming authentic and, if his powers are in keeping with Greek mythology, just a few talents develop into clear. 

All about Apollo 

Tanner Buchanan will painting one of many essential protagonists within the upcoming movie: Apollo. In Greek mythology, Apollo is the god of the solar, prophecy, drugs, poetry, the humanities, and extra. Apollo is the son of Zeus and Leto, and he’s Artemis’ (goddess of the Hunt) twin brother. 

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In many character iterations, Apollo has the power to see the long run, and he can management gentle. He can even heal folks and produce on sickness and illness. He is highly effective and immortal, as are his fellow Greek gods, but, contemplating this film awards an influence — reasonably than deity standing — immortality is probably not within the playing cards. 

Tanner Buchanan has expertise portraying lead characters in TV reveals, but the actor has but to make a significant cinematic look in a number one position. He is well-known for Girl Meets World, Designated Survivor, The Fosters, and now, Cobra Kai. So, right here’s to hoping the offbeat superhero movie cements the actor’s movie-star potential. 

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