Where Are They Now?

See the cast of Saved By The Bell, Beverly Hills and more
Sunday , 28 August 2011
 Mark-Paul Gosselaar
Mark-Paul Gosselaar
Mario Lopez
Mario Lopez
Tiffani Thiessen
Tiffani Thiessen
Dustin Diamond
Dustin Diamond
Jason Priestley
Jason Priestley
Shannen Doherty
Shannen Doherty
Tori Spelling
Tori Spelling
Brian Austin Green
Brian Austin Green
Ben Savage
Ben Savage
Rider Strong
Rider Strong
 Danielle Fishel
Danielle Fishel
Cynthia Daniel
Cynthia Daniel
Brittany Daniel
Brittany Daniel

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Saved By The Bell
Character: Zack Morris
Actor: Mark-Paul Gosselaar
Where is he now? Fast-talking Zack was the teen heartthrob, who spent his time trying to woo Kelly – they eventually wed in the TV movie Wedding In Vegas. Mark’s retained his looks and career playing Peter Bash in Franklin And Bash. He also starred in NYPD Blue until the end of the series.

Saved By The Bell
Character: Slater
Actor: Mario Lopez
Where is he now? Hot wrestler Slater was Zack’s frenemy – he also tried to woo Kelly. Mario left The Bell to star in Pacific Blue yet became a household name after showing off his physique and dancing skills in Dancing With The Stars. He now hosts NBC’s Extra and America’s Best Dance Crew.

Saved By The Bell
Character: Kelly Kapowski
Actor: Tiffani Thiessen
Where is she now? The girl-next-door we all wanted to look like and the boys wanted to date. After graduating from Bayside High she joined the cast of Beverly Hills 90210, dropping her sweetheart act to play vixen Valerie Malone. From here she went on to star in White Collar to play a loving wife of a FBI agent. While she still enjoys TV success her roles are generally supportive. Justin Bieber recently wore a T-Shirt brandishing her face, which helped bring Tiffani back into the spotlight.

Saved By The Bell
Character: Screech
Actor: Dustin Diamond
Where is he now? Bayside’s affable geek and Zack’s willing lackey provided ample amount of comedy moments but his popularity ended with the show. Dustin’s lowest point came when he released an adult movie titled Screeched. He’s since appeared on a series of reality TV programmes including Celebrity Boxing, Celebrity Fit Club, and Hulk Hogan’s Celebrity Championship Wrestling. He’s currently writing a book exposing the saucy secrets behind Saved By The Bell.

Beverly Hills 90210
Character:
Brandon Walsh
Actor: Jason Priestley
Where is he now? Brandon was the good-natured, goodlooking twin who was popular with the ladies.Still maintaining his handsome looks, Jason has enjoyed small roles in many popular TV series including comedy My Name Is Earl  and drama Tru Calling. While he is yet to gain blockbuster success the actor, who has been married twice and has a daughter, is proving popular in TV movies and recently signed up to star in a new TV series called Call Me Fitz.

Beverly Hills 90210
Character:
Brenda Walsh
Actor: Shannen Doherty
Where is she now? Brandon’s rebellious sister spent most of her high school days stressing about her love triangle between Dylan and Kelly. In real life Shannon fell out with her cast members and was written off the show. She went on to star in Charmed, yet was killed off after falling out with co-stars. She has most recently reprised her Beverley Hills character in 90210.

Beverly Hills 90210
Character:
Donna Martin
Actor: Tori Spelling
Where is she now? Aaron Spelling’s daughter played a ditsy, spoilt rich girl. Tori’s career was outshone by her personal life – the former bankrupt star inherited $1m (Dhs3.6m) when her dad passed. She married her current husband one month after divorcing actor Charlie Shanian.  She’s made her fortune from reality shows, her  jewellery line, and autobiographies.

Beverly Hills 90210
Character:
David Silver
Actor: Brian Austin Green
Where is he now? He made the transition from geek to hunk both on and off screen, beefing up into a heartthrob who married Megan Fox. After a failed rap career he returned to TV starring in Smallville and as the hot gardener in Desperate Housewives.

Boy meets world
Character:
Cory Matthews
Actor: Ben Savage
Where is he now? Similar to brother Fred in The Wonder Years, Ben was the protagonist of this teen comedy, which documented his struggle with everyday life.After the show he studied politics and spent three years following Bruce Springsten on tour. He’s now back on TV movies.

Boy meets world
Character:
Shawn Hunter
Actor: Rider Strong
Where is he now? The token badboy, he brought comic relief to the show. He also went to University, graduating with an English degree. He starred in horror flick Cabin Fever and made his directorial debut with Irish Twins, which won several awards at Tribeca.

Boy meets world
Character:
Topanga
Actor: Danielle Fishel
Where is she now? The beautiful girl-next-door was the love of Cory’s life – she later went on to marry him toward the end of the series. Voted one of the hottest stars of the 1990s Danielle’s bright sense of humour has been put to good use as a host on gossip show The Dish.

Sweet Valley High
Character:
  Elizabeth Wakefield
Actor: Cynthia Daniel
Where is she now? The ‘good’ twin went on to become a full-tme mum, and photographer. Her work includes portraits of celebs, www.cynthia danielphotographer.com. In 2002 she had a cameo role in That 80s Show.

Sweet Valley High
Character:
  Jessica Wakefield
Actor: Brittany Daniel
Where is she now? Brittany stuck to her thespian beliefs, yet, failed to achieve the same level of success from the show. Aside from small roles in That 80s Show and flop White Chicks, she had a recurring role in The Game.