Dustin Diamond of Saved by the Bell passes away | Digital Trends Spanish
Lovers of the 90s series mourn the death of Dustin Diamond, an actor who played Screech in the popular Saved by the Bell.
Diamond was 44 years old and recently revealed that he was facing aggressive stage 4 lung cancer.
In accordance with an article of TMZ, the actor’s condition worsened during the last week, despite the fact that he had already started the first chemotherapy sessions.
According to his agent, Diamond had to be disconnected from auxiliary ventilation to carry out palliative procedures, however, the efforts were not successful.
The actor’s death was mourned by his fellow cast members:
“I am deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Dustin Diamond, a true genius of comedy. My condolences to his family and friends. Looking back at our time working together, I will miss those raw, bright sparks that only he produced. Cake in your face, my comrade, ”Mark Paul Gosselarr, who played Zach, wrote on Twitter.
Deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Dustin Diamond, a true comedic genius. My sincere condolences to his family and friends. Looking back at our time working together, I will miss those raw, brilliant sparks that only he was able to produce. A pie in your face, my comrade.
& mdash; Mark-Paul Gosselaar (@MPG) February 1, 2021
A similar attitude had the actor Mario López, another of the protagonists of the popular production.
“Dustin, you will be missed, my friend. The fragility of this life is something we never have to take for granted. The prayers for your family will continue, ”he wrote on Twitter.
It should be remembered that Dustin Diamond also participated in other productions derived from Saved by the Bell, as University years Y The new generation.
The last stage of the actor’s life was marked by various controversies, including problems with drugs and justice.