Dustin Diamond Archives

Saved by the Bell: Screech Actor Dustin Diamond Passes at 44
One who was representing nerds and their social awkwardness even if it's confined to stereotypes was Dustin Diamond, who played Samuel "Screech" Powers While Screech became an endearing member of the gang, a ton of it was paved at his expense and by extension, the actor himself. Dustin Diamond as Samuel "Screech" Powers in Saved by[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Announces Season Two Date, Trailer, Images
Upon filming the first season on the NBCU streamer, there was one glaring omission in Dustin Diamond, who played Samuel "Screech" Powers since it was initially conceived as Good Morning, Miss Bliss on the Disney Channel in 1988 before it was rebranded for NBC the following year The actor remained on Saved by the Bell[...]
Saved by the Bell: Hayley Mills on a Return, Remembers Dustin Diamond
The cast of Miss Bliss proportionately featured as many adults as there was younger talent with Dennis Haskins, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Joan Ryan, Max Battimo, Dustin Diamond, Heather Hopper, Lark Voorhies, and T.K Carter While celebrating the 60th anniversary of her Disney film The Parent Trap, Mills spoke with Entertainment Weekly on work on the sitcom,[...]
Saved by the Bell: Screech Actor Dustin Diamond Passes at 44
In what will probably be one of the most heartbreaking episodes, the Saved by the Bell sequel on Peacock will pay tribute to long-time franchise cast member Dustin Diamond, who died on February 1st The actor played Samuel "Screech" Powers, the lovable nerd and best friend of Zach Morris (Mark-Paul Gosselaar) during the bulk of[...]
Saved by the Bell: Screech Actor Dustin Diamond Passes at 44
Dustin Diamond, best known for his role as Samuel "Screech" Powers on the NBC Saturday morning hit Saved by the Bell passed at the age of 44 from lung cancer For 12 seasons over 11 years and three series, Diamond played the lovable nerd and best friend of Zack Morris, played by Mark-Paul Gosselaar Despite[...]
Saved by the Bell: Mario Lopez Supports Dustin Diamond’s Cancer Fight
Although Dustin Diamond hasn't always endeared himself to his former Saved by the Bell castmates since the original NBC Saturday morning series ended, they remain a family The actor announced he's battling cancer and despite not having a role in the Peacock sequel series of the same name, his former co-star Mario Lopez, who plays[...]
Saved by the Bell sequel series introduces Lark Voorhies (Image: NBCU)
Image courtesy of NBCU Lisa-Screech Dynamic on Saved by the Bell Most of the clips featured were from season one and two and also primarily featured co-star Dustin Diamond's Screech During the entire series run, Screech constantly flirted and pursued Lisa despite turning him down every which way While mainly played for laughs, the rejections didn't stop[...]
“Saved by the Bell”: Lark Voorhies “Feels Slighted" Being Ghosted for Sequel Series
Her and Dustin Diamond, who played Samuel "Screech" Powers, were left out of the reunion skit for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon – and now it appears they're being left out of the sequel series being developed for NBC Universal's streamer, Peacock. The actor appeared on February 19th edition of The Dr Oz Show to[...]