6 Lesser Known Facts About Mary Mouser Aka Sam LaRusso Of Cobra Kai

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Beyond her role as Sam LaRusso in ‘Cobra Kai,’ there’s much more to discover about Mary Mouser. Let’s dive into six lesser-known yet interesting facts about the actress’ life and career.

6. What Is Mouser’s Net Worth?


With several film and TV roles under her belt, Mouser has a net worth of $2 million. Her financial success is linked to her participation in a series of high-profile TV shows and films, notably her portrayal of Lacey Fleming on ‘Body of Proof.’

5. Meet Mary Mouser’s Boyfriend, Brett Pierce


Mary and Brett Pierce began dating after meeting at a friend’s party in November 2015. Interestingly, he played a role in Mary’s ‘Cobra Kai’ journey, introducing her to the universe of the series. Although recent online activity suggests some distance between the pair, the details of their current relationship status remain undisclosed.

4. She’d Never Seen ‘The Karate Kid’ Before Cobra Kai Audition


Mary hadn’t watched ‘The Karate Kid’ movies prior to her audition for ‘Cobra Kai.’ However, once she secured her role, she wanted to familiarize herself with the background of her character’s story, watching all of ‘The Karate Kid’ films in a single marathon session.

3. Mouser Is A Huge ‘Star Wars’ Fan


Despite having not seen the series until 2019, Mary quickly became a fan of the Star Wars saga. After watching the space epic for the first time, she now considers herself a fan.

2. Mary And Peyton List Are Close Friends In Real Life


Onscreen, Sam and Tory have a tumultuous relationship. However, offscreen, it’s a different story. Both Mary and Peyton share a close friendship and hang out together while not filming. In fact, during an Instagram Live session, List shared a humorous anecdote about how Mouser once pretended to be her girlfriend to ward off an unwanted suitor.

1. Mouser Was Diagnosed With Type 1 Diabetes

Behind the scenes, Mary has faced personal challenges, including being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 2009. She has been proactive in raising awareness and participating in various initiatives related to diabetes education and research.

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