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The Karate Kid Returns

Episode Number:140 / 6.14
Production Number:
Show Number:A565
Air Date:14 January 1997
Writer:Jon Vandergriff
Director:Geoffrey Nelson
Taping Date:


Karate-student Mark successfully intervenes when a bully accosts Randy, who takes a different sort of beating when the story hits the school paper. The Beach boys visit their cousin Wilson.


Tim AllenasTim Taylor
Patricia RichardsonasJill Taylor
Earl HindmanasWilson
Zachery Ty BryanasBrad Taylor
Jonathan Taylor ThomasasRandy Taylor
Taran Noah SmithasMark Taylor
Richard KarnasAl Borland

Guest Cast

Debbe DunningasHeidi Keppert
Courtney PeldonasLauren
Wesley MannasA.J. Sanders
Josh PaddockasEric
Michael LuckermanasSalesclerk
Seth DillonasKevin
Zachary BostromasChad
Al JardineasAl Jardine (The Beach Boys)
Matt JardineasMatt Jardine (The Beach Boys)
Bruce JohnstonasBruce Johnston (The Beach Boys)
Mike LoveasMike Love (The Beach Boys)
Carl WilsonasCarl Wilson (The Beach Boys)


ProducersEric Horsted, Gayle S. Maffeo, Frank McKemy
Created byCarmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Matt Williams
Executive ProducersTim Allen, Bruce Ferber, Carmen Finestra, Charlie Hauck, David McFadzean, Elliot Shoenman, Matt Williams
Supervising Producer Laurie Gelman
Consulting ProducersRuth Bennett, Lloyd Garver, Marley Sims
Co-ProducersAlan Padula, Jon Vandergriff
Director of Photography Donald A. Morgan
Production Designer David Sackeroff
EditorsRichard Russel, Marco Zappia
Associate Director Peter Filsinger
Stage ManagersGuy Distad, Shawn Shea
Original Music by Dan Foliart
Casting byDeborah Barylski, C.S.A., Jonell Dunn
Set Decorator Jeannie Gunn
Property Master Warren Shaffer
Script Supervisor Susan Straughn Harris
Technical Consultant Brett Gregory
Production Coordinator Jeff Sarver
Post Production Coordinator Judy Rauh
Costume SupervisorsNicole Gorsuch, Valerie Laven-Cooper
Make-up Wendy J. Weiss
Hair Stylist Tim Burke
Production Consultant Kim Tushinsky
Opening Design by Geoffrey Nelson
Technical Director Craig Shideler
Audio Klaus Landsberg
Video Bob Kaufmann
Editing System byAvid Technology, Inc.
Based on the Stand-Up Comedy of TIM ALLEN
© MCMXCVII Touchstone Pictures and Television. All rights reserved
Wind Dancer Production Group
Touchstone Television
Distributed by Buena Vista International, Inc.

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