” Conserved By the Bell” Casts Transgender Actress Josie Totah in Lead Function

We’re less than a month out from the best of the reimagined version of Conserved By the Bell, and Peacock just made the wait a lot more worthwhile by dropping a brand-new trailer.

With the sneak peek, which you can see below, fans of the cherished sitcom not only get a further peek into the revamped Bayside High, however likewise an introduction– err, reintroduction– to two extremely popular characters: Zack Morris and Kelly Kapowski!

That’s right, the high school sweethearts, played by Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Tiffani Thiessen, are back. Even much better? They’re still together!

Previous statements have teased Gosselaar’s return, most significantly to mention that the as soon as rebellious teenager is now serving as the governor of California– an essential aspect to bear in mind, as the reboot focuses on Zack finding himself in hot water for closing too many underfunded high schools, and in an attempt to fix things, sending out the impacted students to the wealthiest schools in the state, including Bayside High– and by the looks of the brand-new trailer, Kelly is his First Woman!


We really get a few glimpses at the couple throughout the preview, some of which also include Conserved by the Bell OGs Mario Lopez and Elizabeth Berkley, a.k.a. A/C Slater and Jessie Spano.

John Michael Higgins, who stars as Principal Toddman, can likewise be seen, in addition to members of the new class consisting of Zack and Kelly’s son, Mac ( Mitchell Hoog) and Jessie’s boy, Jamie ( Belmont Cameli).

Watch the jampacked trailer listed below!

Saved by the Bell premieres on Peacock Wednesday, Nov.25

Discover a lot more about the reboot by scrolling through the listed below gallery!

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Governor Zack Morris

Mark-Paul Gosselaar at first wasn’t involved in the series in spite of Zack Morris factoring into the plot. However, the mixed-ish star eventually spoken with the powers that be and signed on– according to the Hollywood Reporter he’ll appear in 3 episodes and have a manufacturer credit. The best part? Zack is now the guv of California.


Kelly Kapowski

Fans were at first unsure whether Tiffani Thiessen would be joining the reboot, but luckily, Kelly Kapowski is back! Making her return even sweeter is that she’s now wed to Zack and serving as California’s very first lady.


A.C. Slater

Mario Lopez is repeating his role as A.C. Slater, who’s now Bayside High’s athletic director! He’s at a point in his life where he truly wants a win, so he sees this new group of kids being available in as that prospective chance.


Jessie Spano

Like Slater, Jessie Spano, played by Elizabeth Berkley, is back at Bayside as a worker. She’s the school counselor, and her child, Jamie, is a student and current captain of the football team.

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Lisa Turtle

Lark Voorhies is set to make a unique look, repeating her role as Lisa Turtle.


Principal Toddman

Bye-bye Belding– Principal Toddman, played by John Michael Higgins, is the brand-new sheriff in town, which means he’s continuously being pranked by his privileged students and yelled at by their entitled moms and dads. This all modifications when Bayside gets an influx of new students and Toddman gets a 2nd chance to truly make a distinction.


Mac Morris

Mitchell Hoog, whose credits consist of Harriet and Richard Jewell, will play Zack Morris and Kelly Kapowski’s kid, Mac. He’s referred to as good-looking, charming and privileged.


Jamie Spano

Belmont Cameili is Jamie Spano, kid of Jessie Spano. Jamie is the captain of the Bayside football team and referred to as a “delicate man-child.” His other credits include Empire and My Evil Stepdad



Haskiri Velazquez will play Daisy, an enthusiastic sophomore who is delighted to participate in Bayside High after her regional school gets closed down. Velazquez’s other credits include Blue Bloods, The Birch and The 40- Year-old Version



Dexter Darden, who starred in all three Labyrinth Runner films, is Devante, another brand-new student at Bayside. A little a loner, he may simply wind up utilizing the fresh start as a chance to reinvent himself.



Josie Totah is Lexi, the most popular lady and cheerleader at Bayside. She’s as liked as much as she’s feared. Her other credits include The Other Two, Champions and No Good Nick

Throughout Peacock’s TCA summer season press tour, Totah expressed, “Getting to play just a transgender role on screen is obviously really unusual. There is practically zero representation of individuals in the trans community. Which, growing up as a young trans girl, I feel like never ever seeing myself made me never ever feel genuinely accepted by the world.”

The trans actress called the role an “unbelievable opportunity,” particularly considering that Lexi’s identity isn’t all about her being transgender. “My character is a lot of things. She remains in theater, she resembles evil. She’s the popular lady in school,” Totah added. “But she just takes place to be transgender.”



Alycia Pascual-Pena plays Aisha, Daisy’s ultra-competitive best friend who matured using young boys’ sports teams and causes a stir when she attempts to play football at Bayside. Her other credits consist of MOXIE on Netflix.


Zack Attack Is Back!

Fortunately for O.G. fans, it looks like we’ll get to see all 4 initial co-stars carry out a number together as their group Zack Attack throughout season one!

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Limit Lives on

Similar to the initial, the brand-new trainees at Bayside spend every day consuming at Saved By the Bell‘s preferred hangout Limit! And yes: owner and initial co-star Ed Alonzo still works there.

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