Born: New York City, New York, USA
William Michael Zabka (born October 21, 1965) is an American actor, screenwriter, director and producer. He is best known for his roles in several iconic 1980s films, such as his role as Johnny Lawrence in 1984's The Karate Kid. In 2004, he was nominated for an Academy Award for co-writing and producing the film Most. His surname pronounced as "ZHAP-kuh," means "little frog."
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