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Martin Kove Age, Net Worth, Height, Weight, Wife, Family and More

Martin Kove
Martin Kove

Martin Kove is an American actor and model who is widely known for his appearance as John Kreese in the hit Netflix original series Cobra Kai. He is famous for starring in the previous sequels, including The Karate Kid, The Karate Kid III and The Karate Kid Part III.

Born on 6th March 1946, Kove was raised in his hometown Brooklyn, New York, United States. He grew up alongside his siblings and parents, who belong to the Jewish ethnicity.

With a middle-class family background, the Engineering at Ohio State University alumni went from an unprofessional star to becoming an all-time budding superstar with his breakthrough role in the 80s hit film The Karate Kid. The celebrity hit the rock bottom of his career when he went on to appear in the popular Netflix series Cobra Kai, a sequel series of the Karate Kid franchise.

He was also a regular on the TV series Cagney and Lacey.

In this article, you will find everything about the superstar’s Biography, Wiki, Childhood, Siblings, Parents, Family, Career, Awards, Income Source, Net Worth, Property, Height, Weight, Body Measurements, Boyfriend/Girlfriend, Spouse, Social Media, Facts and More Data.

Childhood – Family

Martin Kove was born as the son of Jewish American parents, whose names have not been revealed yet. Little is known about his family. He has no siblings. The high school attended is not known yet.

He studied Okinawa-te Karate under prominent black belt Gordon Doversola Shihan. He previously worked as a substitute math teacher, Ward Melville High School.

Inspired by his childhood idols, Kove started participating in acting classes back then. He went on to appear in several television commercials for King Cobra Beer.

Biography – Wiki
Real Name Martin Kove
Nickname To Be Updated
Age 75 years old
Date of Birth 6th March 1946
Profession Actor
Genre Action
Gender Male
High School To Be Updated
College Not Attended
Hometown Brooklyn, New York, United States
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Debut Women in Revolt
Known For Acting
Awards Some
Parents | Siblings
Father To Be Updated
Mother To Be Updated
Brothers None
Sisters None
Birthday | Zodiac Sign
Birthday 6 March
Birth Year 1946
Birth Place Brooklyn, New York, United States
Zodiac Sign Pisces

Career – Works

Martin made his acting debut in the 1971 film Women in RevoltHe received much recognition after starring Cobra Kai sensei John Kreese in the popular martial arts drama film The Karate Kid. He also went on to continue the role in the sequels The Karate Kid Part II and The Karate Kid Part III.

In 2019, he gained more fame when he appeared as John Kreese in the YouTube Premium web series Cobra Kai. Kove also parodied his Karate Kid character in an ad for QuickBooks. In the following year, he appeared as Sheriff on Bounty Law in the film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. 

He was also cast for the role of Lou Clayton in the supernatural horror film VFW.

Body Measurements

According to his date of birth, Martin Kove is 75 years old. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

With a quite muscular body, Martin currently weighs 80 kilograms or 176 pounds, and he stands at the height of approximately 6 feet and 1½ inches or 186 centimeters. Having black hair and dark brown eyes makes Kove more handsome for modeling and brand endorsement.

Based on his workout routines and acting roles, Kove enjoys a very healthy vegan lifestyle.

Body Measurements
Weight 80 kg in Kilograms
176 lbs in Pounds
Height 6′ 2″ in feet and inches
188 cm in centimeters
Hair Color BlackDark Brown
Eye Color Black
Six-Pack Abs Yes
Biceps Size 16 inches
41 centimeters
Chest Size 43 inches
109 centimeters
Waist Size 32 inches
81 centimeters
Hips Size 30 inches
76 centimeters
Shoe Size 10 (US)
Diet Vegan
Sexual Orientation Straight

Net Worth

Since he entered the entertainment industry, Martin has probably made millions of dollars. He has already enjoyed a career of big-screen appearances. In fact, he has appeared in some of the most popular films and TV shows like Cobra Kai. Martin Kove has an estimated net worth of $4 million.

Net Worth: 2015 – Present Year
Income Source Film, TV Show
Net Worth in 2015 To Be Updated
Net Worth in 2016 To Be Updated
Net Worth in 2017 To Be Updated
Net Worth in 2018 To Be Updated
Net Worth in 2019 $2 Million
Net Worth in 2020 $3 Million
Net Worth in 2021 $4 Million

Dating Life – Girlfriend

Kove always prefers to keep his private life away from the spotlight. Fans might be surprised to know that he has never mentioned anything from his past dating life. And even if he did date anyone, he never mentioned it to his fans. However, he met his wife Vivenne Kove a year before they get married.

The couple got married in 1981 and went on to have two beautiful children, son Jesse Kove and daughter Rachel Kove. The duo enjoyed a very romantic marriage before filing for divorce in 2005.

Who is Martin Kove Dating Now?

Martin Kove is currently happy living a single life and not dating anyone now.

Relationship Status
Ex-Girlfriends To Be Updated
Girlfriend To Be Updated
Wife To Be Updated
Marital Status Divorced
Children To Be Updated

10 Facts Only Martin Kove Fans Know

  1. His nickname is Marty
  2. Kove was born to a Jewish American family, exactly one year before Kiki Dee
  3. He was also cast in the TV commercials for Irish Spring soap in the 1970s
  4. He has been an honorary marshal of Tarzana, Los Angeles, California
  5. Martin once auditioned for the role of Max Gunter in the film but failed to get it
  6. He has been active in the entertainment industry for over three decades now
  7. His greatest visibility to the public was his hugely successful film The Karate Kid
  8. He is a real martial artist who has black belts in Kendo, Okinawa-te and Tiger Kenpo
  9. Martin and his wife Vivienne remained married for 24 years
  10. He was born on the same as Cobra-Kai co-star Jacob Bertrand

Martin Kove Official Social Media

The superstar has a supportive fanbase on social media.

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