Justin Bieber Explains His 'Saved By He Bell' T-Shirt Love Fest

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Tiffani Thiessen at the "Horrible Bosses"/Justin Bieber at the MuchMusic Awards -- Getty Images
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Tiffani Thiessen at the "Horrible Bosses"/Justin Bieber at the MuchMusic Awards -- Getty Images

Justin Bieber has revealed the reason behind his recent T-shirt shout-out to Tiffani Thiessen - it's his love for her work on "Saved by the Bell" - a show that went off the air a year before the singing superstar was born!

Access Hollywood's Shaun Robinson caught up with the 17-year-old at the 2011 BET Awards on Sunday, where he explained his MuchMusic Video Awards T-shirt from last week, which featured the "Saved by the Bell" Bayside High heartbreaker, Kelly Kapowski, and reacted to Tiffanni wearing a Bieber shirt in NYC last week.

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"Tiffani, yeah, she actually wore it too, so we both actually wore each other's shirts which was kind of funny and ironic," Justin told Shaun.

"It's great, I loved it. I loved the shirt," he continued. "And she's great on 'Saved by the Bell.'"

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Last week, the 37-year-old actress explained her style choice and told Access that she was happy to find out the teen star was a fan of her classic teen TV series.

"[It] was sweet to see him wearing my shirt so I just wanted to show the admiration back," Tiffani told Access Hollywood on Friday, adding she is a Bieber fan.

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