Elizabeth Berkley Archives

Saved by the Bell: Season 2, Episode 9 Review: Dancing with Myself
Peacock shared a featurette, which probably should have been released around its season two premiere back in November 2021, involving two of the original stars of Saved by the Bell in Mario Lopez and Elizabeth Berkley Lopez plays Bayside High's alpha-jock-turned-gym-teacher A.C Slater and Berkley Lauren plays feminist overachieving student-turned-guidance counselor Jessie Spano Ph.D[...]
Saved by the Bell: Season 2 Finale Review: Spirited Finish
Jessie (Elizabeth Berkley Lauren) and Slater (Mario Lopez) jump through some more awkward hoops through more "will they, won't they" shenanigans. Saved by the Bell Image courtesy of Evans Vestal Ward / Peacock Practicing for the music competition is Devante (Dexter Darden), who finds himself struggling to do the simplest things, which becomes a recurring theme for[...]
Saved by the Bell: Season 2, Episode 9 Review: Dancing with Myself
After a less-than-cordial encounter with Valley principal (Wigfield), Jessie (Elizabeth Berkley Lauren) and Slater (Mario Lopez) decide to do their own infiltrating of their rival school and try to dig dirt on her. Mario Lopez and Elizabeth Berkley in Saved by the Bell Image courtesy of Evans Vestal Ward / Peacock The episode doesn't really do much[...]
Saved by the Bell: Season 2, Episode 8 Review: Life-Altering Decisions
Image courtesy of Greg Gayne / Peacock While Daisy is trying to figure out what to get Gil and Mac's continued scheming against him, Kelly (Tiffani Theissen) mulls over a decision she once passed over since starting her life with Zack (Mark-Paul Gosselaar, who also directed the episode), starting medical school to which Jessie (Elizabeth Berkley[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Announces Season Two Date, Trailer, Images
There's no secret how much the gamble of starring in 1995's Showgirls impacted star Elizabeth Berkley Lauren in her first major role since the original Saved by the Bell on NBC While the actress shouldered much of the burden from the critically-panned NC-17 film, it's endured since as a cult classic- so much so that[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Announces Season Two Date, Trailer, Images
It features the continuing arc of how Jessie (Elizabeth Berkley) and her son Jamie (Belmont Cameli) are dealing with the ongoing divorce The overachieving mother is suffering a classic case of imposter syndrome since her entire life was about building relationships while ironically unable to cope with the one that's ending She finally turns to[...]
Saved by the Bell Season 2, Episode 2 Review: Confronting Adversity
The other continuing arc is Jessie (Elizabeth Berkley) continuing to deal with her divorce including confiding in her friends and colleagues on the difficulties in telling her son Jamie (Belmont Cameli) about it It's one of the few instances where Toddman (John Michael Higgins) is written as a real empathetic character than just a caricature[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Announces Season Two Date, Trailer, Images
As we learned at the season two premiere "The Last Year Dance", it cost him re-election…you know, for the convenience of the plot. Lark Voorhies, Elizabeth Berkley, Mario Lopez, Tiffani Thiessen, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar in Saved by the Bell (2021) Photo by Trae Patton/Peacock We also see how the students dealt with the pandemic with masks and[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Announces Season Two Date, Trailer, Images
The next scene shows off how much Mac (Mitchell Hoog) is a chip off the old block as we see his father Zack (Mark-Paul Gosselaar) dodge a thrown water balloon and it hitting Principal Toddman (John Michael Higgins) instead. Lark Voorhies, Elizabeth Berkley, Mario Lopez, Tiffani Thiessen, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar in Saved by the Bell (2021)[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Announces Season Two Date, Trailer, Images
There are tons to unpack given the conclusion of last season with season one concluding with the three transfer students accepting Bayside as their new home and a possible rekindling of a romance. Lark Voorhies, Elizabeth Berkley, Mario Lopez, Tiffani Thiessen, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar in Saved by the Bell (2021) Photo by Trae Patton/Peacock The second season[...]
Saved by the Bell: Haskiri Velazquez Talks Daisy and Representation
Original cast members Elizabeth Berkley and Mario Lopez reprise their roles from the original Sam Bobrick 90s series to lead the sequel as Dr Jessica Spano and AC Slater, respectively Both now work at their alma mater. Dexter Darden as Devante and Josie Totah as Lexi in Saved by the Bell (2020) Image courtesy of[...]
Saved by the Bell: EP, Cast Talks Retaining Spirit of Original
As filming is underway for the second season of the Peacock's Saved by the Bell, star Elizabeth Berkley (Dr Jessica Spano) posted another classic behind the scenes photo on Instagram flanked by original castmates Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Gov Zack Morris) and Mario Lopez (A.C Slater) with the caption, "These two… #friendsforever!! #grateful#friends #love #family 🙏🏼❤️"[...]
Saved by the Bell: EP, Cast Talks Retaining Spirit of Original
The influx of new students gives the privileged Bayside kids (who never have a problem that can't be solved in twenty-two minutes) a much-needed dose of reality. Elizabeth Berkley Lauren, Mario Lopez, Tiffani Thiessen, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar in Saved by the Bell (2020) Image courtesy of NBC Universal/Peacock Returning to star in the series are original alum[...]
Saved by the Bell: Elizabeth Berkley Is So Excited in New Trailer
Elizabeth Berkley made an indelible mark on pop culture stemming from the NBC Saturday morning teenage sitcom that helped make her star in Saved by the Bell in the 1990s to the cult classic in Showgirls (1995), while maligned upon its initial release has since been the subject of academic papers for film studies Now[...]