The producers liked Tiffani Thiessen for that role, so they turned Elizabeth down.
I used to watch the show at my friend’s houses, or sneak in episodes when my parents weren’t around, but truthfully, I kind of missed the whole The characters of Zack and Slater were actually supposed to be rivals, fighting over Kelly's love.Elizabeth Berkley, the actress who plays Jessie Spano, has originally auditioned for the role of Kelly Kapowski.In addition to her career as a model, she is also a writer.She has written three books, Reciprocity, Trek of the Chesire, and A True Light.However, producers liked Lark Voorhies a lot, so they changed the role for her.
Dustin Diamond was the youngest of the cast at 12-years-old when he was cast as Screech.
Though Jimmy Fallon's amazing "Saved by the Bell" reunion on "The Tonight Show" featured fan favorites Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez, Tiffani Thiessen, Elizabeth Berkley, and even Dennis Haskins (Principal Belding), plenty of people were left wondering, "Where's Lisa Turtle?
" According to her publicist, the 40-year-old actress was just too busy.
Season 5, Episode 15October 31, 1992Zack and the gang are all for the teachers' strike---until they learn it would cancel an academic championship.
Season 5, Episode 14October 24, 1992The girls and the guys have a battle of wills over how to spend money left to the school by an alumnus.
However, creater Peter Engel had no idea that the actor was that young.