Mark-Paul Gosselaar

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Quotes (5)

  • Mark-Paul: I die pretty much every year. I find it amusing. It is fun to hear people come up to me and say 'God, I thought you were dead.' Who knows how these things get started. Some people say it might be good for your career to die and then come back again. I have died many ways, car crashes, motorcycle crashes, etc. But, I am still alive.

  • Mark-Paul: I'm always worried about my money for some reason. I always have this feeling that I'm losing everything, so I'm a real saver. I get that from my sister, I think. But I do like treating myself and people that I'm close to sometimes.

  • Mark-Paul: College...in a sense, I wish I could have gone. Because I would have liked to experience some of the things that the characters I've played experienced and seen for myself up close if it really happens.

  • Mark-Paul: (On his Saved by the Bell experience) We had a great time; it was six years. It was at a really fun part of your life. And I was a lucky kid, I'll tell you that much.

  • Mark-Paul: The people who recognize me fall into two categories. If they remember when $5 would pretty much fill a gas tank, they’re fans of NYPD Blue. If, however, they consider $5 fair payment for a gallon of gas and a latte, they know me from Saved By the Bell.

Trivia (41)

  • Mark-Paul was born just two days before fellow child-star David Faustino (of Married...With Children fame), in the same month of the same year.

  • Mark-Paul competed in the Long Beach Toyota Grand Prix in 2004.

  • Mark-Paul has acted in many commercial including ones for Donkey Kong cereal and Oreos.

  • Mark's first job was doing a print ad for Century Plaza.

  • Mark-Paul was nominated for a Young Artist Award in 1992 and 1993 for Best Actor in an Off-Primetime Series.

  • Mark-Paul married Lisa Ann Russell, at Maui Cove, on Maui, Hawaii, on 26th August 1996.

  • Mark-Paul dislikes being called Zack. The name Zack comes from his character on Saved by the Bell.

  • Mark-Paul has said that the role he would have most like to have played is Steve McQueen in Bullitt.

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