Karate Kid debuts on 'Legion of Super Heroes' this Saturday (Mania.com)

By:Rob M. Worley
Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2007

The 'Legion of Super Heroes' expands its ranks again this Saturday, October27 in an all-new episode entitled 'The Karate Kid.'

When the dreaded Legion Auditions produce just one potential new member -Nemesis Kid - Superman goes out recruiting, and finds an unlikely candidateto join the Legion. A perpetual underdog, Karate Kid has no super powers -which goes against Legion membership rules - but Superman believes he hasthe heart to join the Legion.

As the Legion hunts down Grimbor theChainsman, Karate Kid believes he can be an asset, while the others worry heis only putting himself in harm's way. Keith Ferguson ('Foster's Home ForImaginary Friends') voices both Karate Kid and Nemesis Kid. Eddie Guzelianwrote the episode, which was directed by Brandon Vietti and Scott Jeralds.'The Karate Kid' episode of 'Legion of Super Heroes' airs Saturday, October27 at 11:00 a.m. ET/PT as part of the Kids' WB! Lineup on The CW Network.

Check out these cool preview images from the show:

Karate Kid: Kick the taste out yo' mouth!
Grimbor: The Chainsman
Karate Kid: The Underdog
Nemesis Kid: With a name like that...

Series: Legion of Super Heroes