Dustin Diamond, the star of the most popular and beloved franchise, Saved By The Bell confirmed that he is battling cancer, few days after an emergency hospitalization.
The 44-year-old star and his team revealed about the disheartened battle via the star’s official Facebook account, Thursday evening. You can check out the post down below:
Official Statement from Team Dustin: “ At this time we can confirm that Dustin does have cancer . Dustin Will disclose…Posted by Dustin Diamond on Thursday, 14 January 2021
Reports say that Dustin was hospitalized on Tuesday after he experienced widespread pain and discomfort. Even reports claim that Dustin’s family does have a history of cancer which includes his mother who died of breast cancer.
“We ask everyone to respect Dustin’s privacy during this difficult time. All positivity and prayers are appreciated,” the statement concluded.
Dustin Diamond is one of the popular stars who have an amazing fan base. He first appeared as Samuel Screech powers back in 1988’s Good Morning, Miss Bliss and even he had appeared for a fictional series, Bayside High School, and has continued his role throughout iteration of the “SBTB” series, which also includes “Saved by the Bell: The New Class,” in which he appeared as Bayside’s principal.
The final iteration ended up in 2000. One of his recent projects was his voicing project did in a 2017 episode of the adult swim animated series “Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell”, where he did the voicing for a character based on himself.