Mark-Paul Gosselaar Back as Zack Morris for Saved by the Bell Revival

Mark-Paul Gosselaar Returning as Zack Morris in Peacock’s Saved by the Bell Revival

The Hollywood Reporter brings phrase that Saved by the Bell‘s original lead star Mark-Paul Gosselaar has officially signed on to reprise his iconic role as Zack Morris in Peacock’s upcoming revival sequence. In addition, Tiffani Thiessen, who is among the authentic’s most important solid members, is at present in talks with Universal Television to return as Kelly Kapowski.

According to the outlet’s sources, Gosselaar may also be serving as an govt producer and would possibly solely be capable to seem in three episodes on account of his dedication as a sequence common on ABC’s Mixed-ish.

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Elizabeth Berkley (Showgirls) and Mario Lopez (The X Factor) will reprise their iconic roles as Jessie Spano and A.C. Slater within the upcoming sequence. Joining the returning solid members are John Michael Higgins (Pitch Perfect) as the brand new principal of Bayside and Josie Totah (Jessie, Glee, Champions) who is about to tackle the lead function of Lexi. Her character is described as an exquisite, sharp-tongued cheerleader and the most well-liked lady at Bayside High, who’s each admired and feared by her fellow college students.

Tracy Wigfield (Great News) is hooked up to put in writing and govt produce. Peter Egel and Franco Bario will function govt producers for the Universal Television undertaking. The Saved by the Bell revival’s official logline reads: “When California governor Zack Morris gets into hot water for closing too many low-income high schools, he proposes they send the affected students to the highest performing schools in the state – including Bayside High. The influx of new students gives the over-privileged Bayside kids a much needed and hilarious dose of reality.”

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Peacock will launch in April of 2020 with each an promoting and subscription mannequin accessible at launch. Other NBCUniversal reveals set to stream on the service embody Bates MotelBrooklyn Nine-NineCheersChrisley Knows BestCovert AffairsDownton AbbeyEverybody Loves RaymondFrasierFriday Night LightsHouseKeeping Up with the KardashiansThe King of QueensMarried … with ChildrenMonkParks and Recreation (unique, accessible Oct. 2020), ParenthoodPsychThe Real HousewivesRoyal PainsSaturday Night LiveSuperstore30 RockTop Chef, and Will & Grace.

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