‘Saved By The Bell’ Star Diagnosed With Cancer

"SAVED BY THE BELL" ACTOR DUSTIN DIAMOND, AKA "SCREECH," HAS BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER.

(CNN) – Actor Dustin Diamond, best known for his role as “Screech” on Saved by the Bell, has been diagnosed with cancer.

The actor’s representative confirmed the diagnosis to USA Today, days after Diamond’s Facebook page revealed he checked into the hospital for testing.

TMZ reported that Diamond went to the hospital over the weekend after “feeling pain all over his body.”

Speaking to entertainment weekly, Diamond’s representative said the actor is “undergoing chemo.”

Details aren’t available on the type of cancer the star is suffering from.

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