As graduation approaches, Zack learns that he is just one credit short of graduating. Desperate to get extra credit, he joins Bayside's ballet company, and when illness strikes some of the other cast...
Frank Lambert is a construction worker and a single father of 3 kids: J.T., Alicia "Al", and Brendan. Carol Foster, a beautician, also has 3 children: Dana, Karen, and Mark. After Frank and... See full summary »
Zack Morris the cool trouble maker, A.C. Slater the kind hearted jock, Screech Powers the smart and funny nerd, Kelly Kapowski the teen dream who is Zack Morris's obsession, Lisa Turtle the gossiping fashion lover, and Jessie Spano the feminist straight A student. They make up the six individual students and their misadventures at Bayside High School. Written by
Although the five friends were supposed to be the same age, Dustin Diamond was actually 12 years old when the series started. Elizabeth Berkley was 17 and the rest were all 15. Only Diamond was still at high school age at the end of the series. See more »
I have to say that I always thought "Saved By The Bell" was an under-rated, smartly written and genuinely funny show with some great performers. In my opinion, the funniest people in the show were Mark-Paul Gosselaar as Zach and Dustin Diamond as Screech. The thing I liked about SBTB was that it was a great "easy on the brain" show to chill-out to whenever it was on, whether it be morning, noon or night. It was usually always predictable but it had a good old-fashioned charm much along the lines of "Happy Days" with similar likable, good looking characters who were also, let's say, a bit 1-dimensional. "Saved By The Bell" was full of typical sitcom people in typical sitcom situations but that was all part of the show's charm. I wouldn't exactly call the show a classic but it was definitely a show I really enjoyed watching back in the 90s and have enjoyed the repeats even more. I also liked the follow-up series "The New Class" although I much prefer the original "Saved By The Bell" show with the original and best cast of characters and, I mean, who can ever forget Tiffani Amber Thiessen as a cheerleader...
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