January 12, 2021 1:36PM EST
‘Saved By The Bell’ star Dustin Diamond has been hospitalized in Florida, his rep confirms to HollywoodLife, and is present process ‘testing’ to seek out solutions.
Saved By The Bell star Dustin Diamond was hospitalized in Florida over the weekend of January 9, his rep confirms to HollywoodLife. The actor, 44, had reportedly suffered from ache “all over his body and a general sense of unease” and was taken to the hospital for testing, based on TMZ. “Concerning the story, it is true and at this point they are doing more tests to determine” [Dustin’s condition],” his rep advised us in a press release.
Dustin’s crew is reportedly involved that he might have most cancers, based on TMZ. The outlet additionally claimed that one of many checks Dustin is receiving on the hospital is a biopsy. His rep didn’t elaborate on these claims. Dustin is greatest identified for enjoying Screech on 4 seasons of Saved By The Bell, Saved by the Bell: The College Years, and Saved By The Bell: The New Class. His final function was the 2020 brief Catching Up.
Dustin Diamond as Samuel “Screech” Powers on Saved By The Bell in 1992 (The Everett Collection)
Dustin was the one authentic member of the primary Saved By The Bell forged to not return for the present’s 2020 reboot on Peacock. However, Elizabeth Berkley, who revives her Jessica Spano character within the collection, said the door was open for him to affix sooner or later. “We’ll see if there’s another season, maybe it’s something to explore,” she stated on a November episode of Watch What Happens Live, stressing that there’s no dangerous blood between Dustin and the forged.
He sung a special tune through the years, although. his 2009 tell-all, Behind The Bell, painted an unflattering portrait of a few of his Saved By The Bell co-stars. He claimed in a 2016 Extra interview — with none apart from his former co-star Mario Lopez — that it was the work of a “ghostwriter out of control” and that a few of the e-book was allegedly fabricated.
Dustin Diamond heads to courtroom together with his fiancée, Amanda Schutz. He was sentenced to 4 months in jail after a barroom brawl, 6/25/15 (AP)
“I wanted to write a book about my life. I was supposed to talk to a ghostwriter for 40 hours total. I talked to a guy for 90 minutes total… another two weeks go by, and I get something in the mail, I get a copy of the book.They fabricated a whole bunch of stuff,” he claimed. “Imagine how I feel, I haven’t talked to Mark-Paul [Gosselaar] or Elizabeth [Berkley] or Tiffani [Thiessen] in ages, so I can’t imagine what they think, and I’m hoping this will clear it up. It wasn’t me, I didn’t write this. I was just as shocked and appalled.”
This story remains to be creating. HollywoodLife will preserve you up to date as extra details about Dustin Diamond turns into obtainable.