Dustin Diamond, 44, who starred in the “Saved by the Bell” franchise with Screech, died on Monday. Diamond was diagnosed last month with cancer. He was seeking chemotherapy treatment at a hospital in Florida.
Mario Lopez, the costar of Diamond, paid tribute to the Instagram actor, calling him “my man” He also appeared in 2018 in the Funny or Die series, “Zack Morris Is Trash” With some of the original stars, but not Diamond, the series was recently reimagined by the Peacock streaming service.
Lopez wrote, “The fragility of this life is something never to be taken for granted,” During a 2014 altercation at a pub, the actor spent three months in prison for stabbing a man.