Josie Totah Lands Lead Role in Saved by the Bell Revival

Josie Totah Lands Lead Role in Saved by the Bell Revival

Josie Totah lands lead role in Saved by the Bell revival

Josie Totah (Champions, Glee, Spider-Man: Homecoming) has been cast in the lead role of the Saved by the Bell revival series currently in development at NBC’s streamer Peacock, which is set to launch in April, according to Variety.

Totah will play Lexi, who is described as a beautiful, sharp-tongued cheerleader and the most popular girl at Bayside High, who is both admired and feared by her fellow students.

RELATED: Ben Stiller to Direct and Executive Produce NBC’s New Sitcom Home

Elizabeth Berkley (Showgirls) and Mario Lopez (The X Factor) will reprise their iconic roles in the upcoming series. The cast also includes John Michael Higgins (Pitch Perfect) as the new principal of Bayside.

Tracy Wigfield (Great News) is attached to write and executive produce. Peter Egel and Franco Bario will serve as executive producers for the Universal Television project. Peacock is reportedly in talks with other cast members like Gosselaar to also return for the series, which seems likely considering the series’ official logline.

“When California governor Zack Morris gets into hot water for closing too many low-income high schools, he proposes they send the affected students to the highest performing schools in the state – including Bayside High. The influx of new students gives the over-privileged Bayside kids a much needed and hilarious dose of reality.”

RELATED: NBC’s Lincoln Rhyme Teaser: The Hunt for the Bone Collector Begins

Peacock will launch in April of 2020 with both an advertising and subscription model available at launch. Other NBCUniversal shows set to stream on the service include Bates MotelBrooklyn Nine-NineCheersChrisley Knows BestCovert AffairsDownton AbbeyEverybody Loves RaymondFrasierFriday Night LightsHouseKeeping Up with the KardashiansThe King of QueensMarried … with ChildrenMonkParks and Recreation (exclusive, available Oct. 2020), ParenthoodPsychThe Real HousewivesRoyal PainsSaturday Night LiveSuperstore30 RockTop Chef, and Will & Grace.

(Photo by Tommaso Boddi/FilmMagic via Getty Images)

The post Josie Totah Lands Lead Role in Saved by the Bell Revival appeared first on


Video Games Movies / Film Music Nerd News Nerd Star Trek Trailers DC Comics Sci-Fi Television / TV Comic Books Movie News DC Cinematic Universe Movie Trailers News Comedy / Humor TV News Nintendo Wii Batman Technology Batman v Superman Superman Celebrities Music Videos Comic Strips TV Promos Wonder Woman Animation Marvel Comics Social Media Sports Arizona / AZ Stargate Superbowl Football Linkin Park Man of Steel Science Suicide Squad Xbox 360 DC Films Editorials Government Nintendo DS Box Office Comic Book News DC Television Universe Green Lantern Harley Quinn Microsoft Rock News Suns Twitter Videos Basketball Blogosphere Business DC Extended Universe Daily Deals Food / Beverage Marijuana Marvel Cinematic Universe PlayStation 3 Spider-man Staff News Super Bowl 50 The Joker Video of the Day Warner Bros. Web Development Wonder Woman Angry Birds Apple Aquaman Archie Comics Auctions Batgirl Birds of Prey Bizzaro Bizzaro Girl Bluetooth Books Bryan Fuller C4MULA CBS California California / CA Cartoons Chester Bennington Crime Customization DC Entertainment DC TV Dead by Sunrise Deaths Deep Space Nine Ebay Email Facebook Fanmade Features Federation Financial Florida / FL Fringe Gmail Google+ Greg Berlanti Hawkman Health Japan Julien-K Literature Luxury Martian Manhunter Mobile / Wireless Multiplayer Multitouch Music News NSFW Nevada / NV Nintendo 3DS No Warning Operating Systems Orgy PSN Papa Roach Pete's Dragon Press Releases Rap Music Reviews Rockstar Seth Macfarlane Software Software Update Sony Star Trek Beyond Streaming Media Supergirl Syko Sam SykoDeals SykoPoetry Tech News The Avengers The CW The Flash The Flintstones Themes Transportation Trekkers Trekkies Trekspertise United Family Music Voyager Walmart Warehouse 13 Website Tools Windows Windows 10 Windows Media Xbox Live iMac