Mark-Paul Gosselaar Archives

Pitch: Gosselaar “Wanted to Quit” Hollywood After Fox’s Cancellation
Mark-Paul Gosselaar, set to star in NBC's upcoming drama Found, has been a television veteran for nearly four decades, making the occasional film appearance Best known for his starring role as Zack Morris on the NBC Saturday Morning series Saved by the Bell and, recently reprising his role on the Peacock Legacy sequel of the[...]
Saved by the Bell Star Mark-Paul Gosselaar Regrets Certain Episodes
Pop culture is a dramatically different environment 30 years ago compared to today, and it's something Saved by the Bell star Mark-Paul Gosselaar is all too familiar with as resident troublemaker and schemer Zack Morris in the original NBC incarnation and the Peacock legacy sequel series While the latter lasted only two seasons, the actor[...]
Saved by the Bell: Mario Lopez Supports Dustin Diamond’s Cancer Fight
Mark-Paul Gosselaar has come a long way as an actor since his breakout role on the NBC Saturday morning series Saved by the Bell as alpha prankster and main character Zack Morris only to find his way back to the Peacock reboot series ushering in a new generation in a more supporting role One such[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Announces Season Two Date, Trailer, Images
If there's anyone who's self-conscious about his own career, it's actor Mark-Paul Gosselaar, who's best known for his work on the NBC Saturday Morning series and Peacock reboot in Saved by the Bell Appearing on Michael Rosenbaum's podcast Inside of You, Gosselaar compared his own experiences growing up as a child actor, addressing his own[...]
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: Original Cast Reminisce About Three Classic Scenes
Slater), Mark Paul-Gosselaar (Zack Morris), Lark Voorhies (Lisa Turtle), and Elizabeth Berkley Lauren (Jessie Spano). Tiffani Thiesen, Erin Lim Rhodes, Mario Lopez, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Lark Voorhies, and Elizabeth Berkley Lauren in Saved by the Bell Image courtesy of Peacock The first segment they talked about was featured in the season two, ninth episode "Jessie's Song" when Jessie[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Announces Season Two Date, Trailer, Images
While there was a movement by the affluent parents to re-open Douglas High, California Governor Zack Morris (Mark-Paul Gosselaar) stepped in and allowed him to stay 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[...]
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
He co-wrote the episode with Dashiell Driscoll and director Mark-Paul Gosselaar. Mitchell Hoog as Mac Morris and Haskiri Velazquez as Daisy Jimenez in Saved by the Bell (2020) Image courtesy of Casey Durkin/Peacock The Saved by the Bell sequel follows a new generation of students Lexi (Josie Totah), Mac (Mitchell Hoog), and Jamie (Belmont Cameli), who welcome[...]
Saved by the Bell: EP, Cast Talks Retaining Spirit of Original
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 🙏🏼❤️" The three obviously go back to their original run on the NBC Saturday morning series that lasted from 1989-1992 that[...]
Saved by the Bell: Screech Actor Dustin Diamond Passes at 44
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 the character's brilliance, he was always taken advantage of by his scheming best friend Many of us WERE Screech growing up socially awkward and trying to gain acceptance whether if[...]
Saved by the Bell: EP, Cast Talks Retaining Spirit of Original
"Hopefully we stay on Peacock for many more seasons, and then in 30 years, somebody does a reboot of our reboot and invents the three-boot." She's joined by original executive producers Franco Bario and Peter Engel along with original series star Mark-Paul Gosselaar, who reprises his role as Zack Morris, and new cast member Josie[...]
Saved By the Bell: New Trailer Reintroduces Zack, Kelly, and Dewey?
On top of Elizabeth Berkley Lauren (Jessie) and Mario Lopez (Slater) as part of the main cast of the new series, they're joined by Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Zack) and Tiffani Thiessen (Kelly) reflecting on their old Bayside days Berkley Lauren, Lopez, and Thiessen are also producers with Gosselaar acting as executive producer alongside Wigfield. Elizabeth Berkley Lauren,[...]
Saved by the Bell Sequel S01 Balances True Ensemble w/ Full Characters
The sequel series begins with original series star Mark-Paul Gosselaar in a voiceover, short-and-sweet about how his Zack Morris became the governor of California It showed he never really changed from his scheming ways, but now that he went from being a lawyer to now having to serve a term running the State, he finds[...]
Saved by the Bell: EP, Cast Talks Retaining Spirit of Original
When the series went to NBC, it was later rebranded as Saved by the Bell with its shift now focusing on Mark-Paul Gosselaar's Zack Morris, the blond student always looking for shortcuts Also retained were Lark Voorhies, Dustin Diamond, and Dennis Haskins as students Lisa Turtle and Samuel "Screech" Powers, and Principal Richard Belding, respectively[...]
Saved by the Bell: Peacock Shares Two New Images from Sequel Series
Slater), Tiffani Thiessen (Kelly Kapowski), and Mark-Paul Gosselaar (California Gov Zack Morris). L – New Class Cast – Mitchell Hoog, Belmont Cameli, Dexter Darden, Josie Totah, Alycia Pascual-Pena, and Haskiri Velazquez R – Original Cast Members – Elizabeth Berkley Lauren, Mario Lopez, Tiffani Thiessen, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar Images courtesy of NBCU/Peacock "Saved by the Bell" Production Details The[...]
Saved By the Bell: New Trailer Reintroduces Zack, Kelly, and Dewey?
This time we finally get a glimpse at the series at its more organic with even more of the classic cast in Mark-Paul Gosselaar's Zack Morris and Tiffani Thiessen's Kelly Kapowski back into the fold Whether or not they're still together, looks to be answered by Principal Toddman's (John Michael Higgins) response about Zack and[...]
Saved by The Bell Sequel Premiere Date Announced for Peacock
Joining Lopez and Berkley, who also act as producers, are their co-stars Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Tiffani Thiessen, who reprise their roles as Zack Morris and Kelly Kapowski Both will make recurring appearances and Gosselaar also acts as executive producer along with showrunner Tracey Wigfield (30 Rock) The story follows Bayside in 2020 where they gain[...]
Mark-Paul Gosselaar Hosts Saved by the Bell Watch Podcast
There are few actors in the industry who do not like to reflect on past work and Saved by the Bell star Mark-Paul Gosselaar is one of them After superfan Dashiell Driscoll took Gosselaar's signature role through the mud in his video series Zack Morris is Trash, the actor finally decided to see for himself[...]
LOS ANGELES, CA - June 05, 2018: Mario Lopez at the premiere for "Incredibles 2" at the El Capitan Theatre (Image: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com)
Also returning in more limited capacity are Mark-Paul Gosselaar (also serving as an executive producer) and Tiffani Thiessen as Zack Morris and Kelly Kapowski, respectively The original series centered on Zack and his exploits to find the shortest path to success with his sociopathic conman ways. The new series follows Slater and Jessie now as parents[...]
Mark-Paul Gosselaar Hosts Saved by the Bell Watch Podcast
Now Mark-Paul Gosselaar will be watching Saved by the Bell for the first time and documenting it on a podcast called Zack to the Future, according to Entertainment Weekly.  Gosselaar, despite starring in the long-running NBC Saturday morning staple (1989-1992) and returning for a supporting role in the Peacock revival, has never seen the show[...]
Mitchell Hoog as Mac Morris and Belmont Cameli in Saved by the Bell sequel, courtesy of NBCU.
Zach Morris (Mark-Paul Gosselaar) closing down underperforming schools and redistributing students among the more successful including his alma mater at Bayside. The teaser doesn't show Gosselaar or Tiffani Thiessen's Kelly Kapowski, but it does highlight a new rivalry between Morris and Jesse's son Jamie Spano (Belmont Cameli) After the two fight over the same girl, Slater[...]
Tiffani Thiessen and Mark-Paul Gosselaar reprise their roles as Kelly Kapowski and Zack Morris in the Saved by the Bell sequel, courtesy of NBC Universal.
Mark-Paul Gosselaar is one of many Americans dealing with the struggle of life with a self-quarantine Many grocery items like toilet paper, paper towels, and eggs are in short supply as those practice social distancing stock up for a possible long stretch at home The actor posted on Instagram his struggle trying to purchase a[...]
“Saved by the Bell”: Lark Voorhies “Feels Slighted" Being Ghosted for Sequel Series
Mehmet Oz (@DrOz) February 18, 2020 Voorhies and Diamond are the only student cast members outside of star Mark-Paul Gosselaar to transition from Good Morning, Miss Bliss! to the retooled Saved by the Bell – staying the entire duration This includes the awkward season when Leena Creel's Tori Scott replaced Tiffani Thiessen and Elizabeth Berkley for 10[...]