Dustin Diamond has died at the age of 44 from lung cancer.


Dustin Diamond, known for his character 'Screech' on 'Saved by the Bell' has succumbed to stage 4 lung cancer according to TMZ. Dustin was diagnosed with cancer after feeling pain throughout his body earlier this year. According to TMZ, they were prepping him to move into hospice when he passed. He was only 44.

'Saved by the Bell' originally aired in august of 1989 with stars like Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez, Elizabeth Berkley, and Tiffani Thiessen. The show concluded in 1993. Since then, a reboot has brought these characters back to life, now as adults, and you can watch on the Peacock streaming service from NBCUniversal. Dustin Diamond was not casted for the reboot.