Aug. 20, 1989
30 min.
NBC TV Network

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Saved by the Bell - 04x23 Slater's Friend

4x23 Slater's Friend

First Aired: Nov. 28, 1992 on NBC
Summary: When Slater's lizzard friend Artie dies, the gang tries to keep Slater from finding out.

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Main Characters in this Episode

Guest Stars

Zack Morris played by Mark-Paul Gosselaar
A.C. Slater played by Mario Lopez
Samuel 'Screech' Powers played by Dustin Diamond
Jessie Spano played by Elizabeth Berkley
Coach Rizzo played by Frankie Como

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Episode Quotes

Kelly Kapowski: [Looking at Artie] Aww, he looks so peaceful when he sleeps.
Lisa Turtle: Oh, please. You're going gaga over something that burps bugs.
Jessie Spano: I think he looks a little pale.
Kelly Kapowski: Maybe he's sick.
Zachary 'Zack' Morris: Why would he be sick? Hey, Screech, come here. Take a peek at Artie. Does he look any different to you?
Samuel 'Screech' Powers: No.
Zachary 'Zack' Morris: See?
Samuel 'Screech' Powers: Except for the fact that he's dead.
Zachary 'Zack' Morris: Hey, Lisa. Have you seen Slater? He's supposed to be back today.
Lisa Turtle: [Looking at the box Artie is in] No! And get that thing away from me. The only time I come this close to lizard skin is when Anne Klein puts a bucket on it.
Kelly Kapowski: Jessie, I thought you were gonna picket the oil company.
Jessie Spano: Urgh, we never got there. We ran out of gas. Mom *refused* to fill up out of principle.


  • Goof (revealing mistake): Whenever the chameleon is shown in closeup it is obviously a plastic prop and not a real chameleon.


  • This was originally an episode from season 1, but was withheld for nearly two years.
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