Saved by the Gong back in the closet: the new series canceled

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Jessie and Slater won’t get another chance after all…

Already canceled in 1993 after 86 episodes and 2 TV movies, saved by the bell go back to the closet. The American platform Peacock has just put an end without notice to its revival of Saved by the Bell. Six months after the release of season 2 of this new series saved by the bellso we learn that there will be no season 3.

“We are proud to have welcomed the generation of Bayside. saved by the bell has been a cultural mainstay for over 30 years and the new series, led by Tracey Wigfield’s enthusiasm and witty humor, has seamlessly continued the legacy of the original, while allowing new viewers to feel represented on screen.”

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Mark-Paul Gosselaar, for his part, is sorry. The actor, who reprized his role as Zack Morris, tweeted: “So disappointed with this news. So many talented people on this team have created something original from a reboot. Respect and admiration to everyone involved.”

New saved by the bell did not yet have a broadcaster in France, but was one of the showcases of the Peacock platform when it launched in 2020. This sudden cancellation is not a good sign for the NBC channel’s streaming network.

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