Jennifer Misner was allegedly married to Dustin Diamond between 2009 to 2013. Jennifer Misner’s ex-husband was an American stand-up comedian and actor popular with his portrayal of Samuel ‘Screech’ Powers in Saved by the Bell, a T.V sitcom that ran for 4 seasons from 1989 to 1993.
Though it is widely believed that Dustin married and divorced his longtime girlfriend Jennifer, the popular actor’s death certificate says he was never married to anyone. Be that as it may, Jennifer has moved on without Dustin and she is recording great successes in the marketing and business world.
Life Background of Dustin Diamond’s Ex-Wife
Information about her birthplace has not yet been disclosed. However, sources say she is a native of Pennsylvania and was likely born in the 70s. It is also reported that Jennifer attended Penns State University and has a sister by the name of Amanda Misner, a consumer loan ops specialist.
Revealing Facts about Jennifer Misner
1. Jennifer and Her Longtime Boyfriend met in 2004 while He was on a Tour in Pennsylvania
Misner met Diamond in 2004 while the celebrity actor and comedian was on a tour. The duo dated for 5 years before deciding to walk down the aisle in 2009.
2. She Allegedly Stood By Her Husband During His Sex Tape Saga
Diamond was said to have directed and released his own celebrity sex tape Screeched-Saved by the Smell. Melanie McFarland’s retelling said in a press release that the actor released the tape because he and his friends were having a monthly gathering where they usually exchange such tapes. The actor however later revealed that he did it for the money.
Meanwhile, while on Oprah Winfrey’s program Where Are They Now? Diamond said the sex tape is one of his deepest regrets even though he was not actually in the sext tape himself. According to the comedian, it was just a stunt double who had his likeness superimposed. The actor’s ex-wife was reported to have stood by him throughout the period.
3. Jennifer Misner Lost Her Child to an Ectopic Pregnancy
Misner lost her baby with Diamond to an ectopic pregnancy. Ectopic pregnancy is when a fertilized egg grows outside the uterus. This could include areas like the fallopian tube, ovaries, the lower part of the cervix, or even the belly.
Jennifer’s miscarriage was said to have left her and her ex-husband sad. The couple also had huge medical bills to settle following the unfortunate incident.
4. Misner and Diamond Started a Charity Together after Losing their Baby
Shortly after Jennifer and Diamond had a miscarriage, they decided to launch a charity foundation called The ‘Dustin Diamond Foundation’ which lasted for a short time. The foundation was initially set up basically to offer child care.
The couple had previously organized a sit-down dinner with celebrity fundraisers. The event was geared toward raising money for the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.
5. Neither Jennifer nor Diamond ever Mentioned the Reason for their Separation
The actual cause of Jennifer and her ex-husband’s divorce has remained a mystery as neither of them ever mentioned the reason for their separation. While this is still being contemplated, some sources have alleged that the late actor and comedian had violent tendencies.
Before his marriage to Misner, Diamond was in a relationship with Beth Musolff. Beth revealed in an interview that Diamond once pointed a knife at her and threatened to push her from a hotel balcony. She also claimed that Dustin was always carrying a knife on him saying it was for his own protection.
Beth had also claimed that the actor was unpredictable and verbally aggressive. It may be a costly assumption to say Jennifer and Dustin parted ways because of his violent tendencies. But this is the only clue that is handy at the moment.
6. Her ex-Husband Had a Jail Sentence After they Divorced
Jennifer Misner’s ex-husband was arrested in December 2014 for possession of a switchblade knife during a bar altercation wherein a man was stabbed. While his fiancee at that period, Amanda Schutz was fined $500 for disorderly conduct, Diamond was convicted of 2 misdemeanors; carrying a concealed weapon and disorderly conduct. This earned him four months in jail.
7. Jennifer Misner’s ex-husband died of Cancer
Dustin Diamond died on the 1st of Febuary 2021 after battling extensive stage 4 small cell carcinoma of the lungs. He was said to have completed one round of chemotherapy in Cape Coral Florida but he still gave up aged 44. Sources have said that the comedian’s most recent girlfriend Tash was by his side when he passed on.
8. Dustin’s Death Certificate Shows Jennifer was Never Legally Married to Him
Even though it is widely reported that Jennifer and Dustin were actually married, the information on his death certificate proved otherwise. According to TMZ, the actor’s death certificate shows he was never married to Jennifer or anyone.
Also Dan Block who was Dustin’s friend said the actor never legally got married to Jennifer and the reason why he wore a wedding ring on his finger was to show dedication to his girlfriend when work takes him away.
9. She is an Expert Marketeer
Dustin’s ex-wife may mostly be known as a celebrity ex-wife. Still, she is also an ambitious career woman who began working as a project manager in the mid-90s for Transaction Network Services (TNS). She has also worked in the marketing department of the Monarch group.
Jennifer later became an independent sales consultant and was able to rise to the position of sales director in the year 2010 at Sheehan and Associates. Diamond’s ex-wife has also said through her linked-in handle that she has worked at Concord Hospitality Enterprises, Schulte Hospitality Group, and Sonesta Hotels.
10. What is Jennifer Misner
Misner announced in August 2020 that she was opening a small garden business that was licensed by the state and given the KY Proud stamp of approval. She also said that she was going to be working with a vendor that will ship her live plants by the spring of the year 2021.
Finally, Misner has not been saying much about her marriage with the late comedian and actor. She has not also revealed whether or not she has given love another chance. Much of what she likes to push in the public space is her business which she seem very good at.