WILLIAM ZABKA & RALPH MACCHIO
AS SEEN IN:
'How I Met Your Mother'
"The Bro Mitzvah"
Barney Stinson wanted the Karate Kid at his bachelor party. But to him, the Karate Kid wasn't Macchio's character; it was Zabka's Johnny. He got them both without knowing it at first.
Ralph George Macchio, Jr. (born November 4, 1961) is an American actor, best known for his roles as Daniel LaRusso in the "Karate Kid" series, Eugene Martone in "Crossroads", Billy Gambini in "My Cousin Vinny", and Johnny Cade in "The Outsiders".
He is also known to American television audiences for his recurring role as Jeremy Andretti in the fifth season of the television comedy-drama 'Eight Is Enough'. He also appeared on the television comedy 'Ugly Betty' in the recurring role of Archie, a local Queens politician. He competed on the twelfth season of 'Dancing with the Stars'.
William Michael "Billy" Zabka (born October 21, 1965) is an American actor, screenwriter, director and producer. Zabka is best known for his villain roles in several iconic 80s 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".