Mario Lopez “bought into a bit battle” with Elizabeth Berkley on the Folks’s Selection Awards.
The ‘Saved by the Bell’ co-stars introduced collectively on the ceremony in November 2020 and the 47-year-old presenter revealed that, shortly earlier than they had been due on stage, he and his buddies exchanged phrases over who bought to face on the left of the stage.
Interviewing Elizabeth as visitor host of ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Present’ in an episode airing on Monday (29.03.21), Mario recalled: “The final time we noticed one another in particular person was on the Folks’s Selection Awards, and we bought into a bit battle backstage earlier than.”
With a picture of them on stage proven on display screen, he added: “As you may see, I wish to level out to our viewers, you are on the left aspect—you are standing on the left aspect—which is normally the aspect I like to face on, purely for superstitious causes. It is like a superb luck factor.
You love to do it since you rock your hair a sure approach, and due to the half, right?”
The 48-year-old actress insisted their row was simply “playful banter”.
She quipped: “No, no, no! Superstitious, otherwise you like that aspect?
“No, we did not get into like an actual battle. It was our playful banter, however like brother-sister.”
Mario agreed: “No, we’re at all times laughing and teasing one another.”
Mario lately paid tribute to a different ‘Saved by the Bell’ co-star, Dustin Diamond, following his demise from most cancers on the age of 44.
He mentioned: “He was like a bit brother to me, we at all times remained in touch over time. I really simply spoke with him a few weeks in the past after he bought his prognosis. Even then, he was stuffed with power and he was so optimistic. Life is simply so fragile and to not be taken as a right. Our prayers are with Dustin’s household and his buddies.”