'Dean Cameron' who plays the part of 'Jeff Spicolli'(in the TV series) originally read/auditioned in 1982 for the part of 'Mike Damone' in the original movie "Fast Times at Ridgemont High"(1982).

Vincent Schiavelli and Ray Walston were the only members of the original cast of Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) to reprise their roles for the series.

There was an episode that was scripted but never shot in which Jeff Spicoli, after watching "Damn Yankees" (and seeing Ray Walston playing Satan) believes that Mr. Hand is the devil.

Lasted seven episodes and was, at the time, was of the most expensive shows on network television (aired on CBS).

'Dean Cameron' read for the part of Mike Damon, but later took the part of Jeff Spicoli.