Jessie and Slater gained’t be getting their second probability at love, in any case.
Peacock has cancelled the critically acclaimed Saved by the Bell revival, TVLine has confirmed. The information comes practically six months after the discharge of Season 2.
“We’re so proud to have been the house of the following iteration of Saved by the Bell for each new and OG followers,” a Peacock spokesperson mentioned in an announcement. “Saved by the Bell has been a cultural mainstay for greater than 30 years and the brand new sequence, led by Tracey Wigfield’s superfan enthusiasm and signature witty humor, seamlessly continued the present’s legacy, all whereas permitting extra audiences to really feel seen. We’re grateful to Tracey, Franco Bario, our companions at UTV, the beloved solid, and the followers who’ve continued to champion one of the crucial iconic reveals of all time.”
Mark-Paul Gosselaar, who reprised his function as Zack Morris, tweeted: “So upset by this information. So many gifted people in all departments creating one thing authentic from a reboot. Respect and admiration to everybody concerned and due to the viewers.”
Haskiri Velazquez, who starred as teen Daisy, paid tribute to the present on Instagram: “Saved by the Bell will all the time have a particular place in [my] coronary heart… This present gave me a platform the place I used to be in a position to be a optimistic illustration for all of the little LatinX women on the market and the Latine neighborhood. I didn’t understand how a lot love and assist we’d obtain from this present, but it surely was overwhelmingly unimaginable. I cherished bringing Daisy to life.”
The revival’s sophomore run started with a tribute to the late Dustin Diamond, who performed Screech Powers on all earlier iterations of SBTB. Season 2 additionally featured a very meta Showgirls sendup, a reevaluation of Kelly’s College Years arc, and a number of other hints that a return to Malibu Sands might very effectively have been within the comedy’s future.
The finale additionally noticed Jessie kiss Slater outdoors The Max, signaling a rekindled romance for the highschool lovebirds in Season 3. As for whether or not they could make a relationship work, sequence star Mario Lopez isn’t so positive.
“I imply, she simply acquired out of a wedding,” he just lately informed TVLine. “I don’t wish to appear like a home-wrecker, or like a bounce-back relationship, proper? Plus, if we hook up, then the place is there to go? So I assume I’ll must belief the writers, assuming we’re lucky sufficient to get one other season, but it surely was enjoyable whereas we entertained it this season.” (TVLine readers gave the Nov. 24 finale — and Season 2 total — a mean grade of “A-.”)
Our sister website Deadline was the primary to report the information.
TVLine’s Streaming Scorecard has been up to date to replicate Saved by the Bell‘s cancellation. Are you unhappy to see it finish prematurely?