Dustin currently lives in Port Washington, Wisconsin.
Dustin is a noted fan of professional wrestling. He has a side gig as a professional wrestler for an independent promotion in Wisconsin. Has also made televised appearances as a fan on WWE programming.
Dustin's girlfriend, Jennifer suffered a miscarriage of their first child in December 2004 due to an ectopic pregnancy. They later created the Dustin Diamond foundation, which supports organizations that specialize in child care.
In the May 2006 issue of Stuff magazine, readers voted Dustin the third most annoying former child actor that they would like to punch in the face.
On BBC Three, Dustin was listed on the Top 100 Annoying People List of 2006.
Dustin keeps busy with making guest appearances on television, movies and trying to sell out colleges and comedy clubs around the country as a stand up comic.
Dustin's nickname is "Dirty Sanchez."
Dustin's height is 6'.
When Dustin was younger he was a live mannequin for a store.
Dustin was ranked #16 on VH1's list of the 100 Greatest Kid Stars.
Dustin is left-handed.
Dustin released a comedic instructional chess video.
Dustin tried for three years to audition for the role of Shaggy in Scooby Doo. He didn't get the part or even an audition.
Dustin appeared as himself in the movie Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star.
Dustin needed to raise $250,000 to keep his home in Wisconsin. To raise money, he began selling t-shirts.
Dustin hopes to one day write a book about his experience growing up as a child actor.
In 2003, Dustin alienated his fan base by filing a lawsuit against the parody website DustinDiamond.com, which he eventually lost.
Dustin's dad, Mark Diamond, appeared in an episode of Saved by the Bell in 1989.
The only Saved by the Bell cast member that Dustin has kept in touch with regularly is Dennis Haskins, who played Mr. Belding.
Dustin has a black-belt in karate.
Dustin dated actress Candace Cameron before she married hockey player Valeri Bure.
Dustin attended Zion Lutheran School in Anaheim, California.
Dustin enjoys working with computers.
Dustin is not brother to Mike D. of the Beastie Boys, which many sites have incorrectly stated. He is however, named for Neil Diamond (his middle name is Neil), who he is related to, albeit distantly.
Dustin is the only cast member to have a starring role in all four installments of the Saved by the Bell series.
Dustin loves playing chess. He took lessons from Grand Master Roman Dzindzihashvilli.
Dustin appeared in the 98 Degrees music video "I Do [Cherish You]."
Dustin plays bass for the band Salty the Pocketknife; they have released one album on an independent label.
Dustin is a noted fan of professional wrestling.
Dustin enjoys doing his stand-up comedy.
Dustin was just 11 years old when he started playing Samuel "Screech" Powers on Good Morning, Miss Bliss.
Dustin: When all is said and done I'm going to look back on my career... and I'm going to be proud of it all.
Dustin: Screech and I have a lot in common. We are both strange, funny, interested in computers, good at chess, and chick magnets.
Dustin: I hope people stop remembering me as Screech and remember me as Dustin Diamond. I think my stand-up routine is helping that.
Dustin: A lot of people do stand-up comedy in hopes of landing a television series. Well, I'm just the opposite. I've already had a TV series and now I'm doing stand-up. If this doesn't work, soon I'll be doing security with Gary Coleman.
Dustin: (about Kimberly Locke) To me, Kimberly is a loser on another show.
Dustin: (On Saved by the Bell stardom) It was kind of unfathomable. Ya know, it was almost like we were rock stars.
Dustin: (About Saved by the Bell fan mail) I got sent weird, weird stuff. One girl sent me body fluid, hair, an article of clothing and a personal possession to make a voodoo doll. I got one where this guy was saying he was depressed because he had written Tiffani and she hadn't written him back and he was gonna kill himself.
Dustin: (On being Saved by the Bell's outcast) It was hard for me, I didn't wanna hang out with the rest of the cast that much.