Eighteen-year-old actress Josie Totah will play one of the main roles in the remake of the nineties series Saved by the Bell, reports The Hollywood Reporter .
Totah will play Lexi. A handsome cheerleader who has not fallen on her mouth. She is the most popular girl in the school, loved and feared by her fellow students. She joins former cast members Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez and Elizabeth Berkley. Peacock, the new streaming service from NBCUniversal, will broadcast Saved by the Bell .
Totah said in 2018 she was a transwoman in an article she wrote for Time Magazine . Before that she was seen as an actor in the movie Spider-Man: Homecoming, among others . As an actress, she was featured in the Netlix series No Good Nick last year .
Saved by the Bell was broadcast from 1989 to 1993 and revolved around a group of high school students who were confronted with all kinds of typical adolescent problems. Two spin-offs and two television films also followed.