Deadline is the 11th episode of Season 8 on FOX drama soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


After Brandon is arrested, sparks fly between him and Kelly over his continuing refusal to reveal the names in his article, until Erica proposes a way to help him by entrapping Riggs with a sting operation. Meanwhile, Valerie seeks to learn who anonymously helped David pay off his loan shark and learns the truth about Noah and his wealthy background. At the same time, David's jealousy and pride gets the worst out of him after he rejects help from Donna after a fire breaks out at the After Dark. Steve queries with father, Rush, as well as Jody, about paternity and if he is ready for it and goes to Carly for comfort. Also, Kelly volunteers for a new job at a free clinic and meets the volunteer doctor Monahan, and Noah starts dating Donna after telling her about his wealthy family.


Jason Priestley as Brandon Walsh
Jennie Garth as Kelly Taylor
Ian Ziering as Steve Sanders
Brian Austin Green as David Silver
Tori Spelling as Donna Martin
Tiffani Thiessen as Valerie Malone
Joe E. Tata as Nat Bussichio
Hilary Swank as Carly Reynolds
Vincent Young as Noah Hunter

Recurring cast

Myles Jeffrey as Zach Reynolds
Fatima Lowe as Terri Spar
Johna Stewart-Bowden as Erica Steele

Guest starring

Jed Allan as Rush Sanders
Robert Torti as Everett Sands
Jessica Collins as Jody Carlisle
George DelHoyo as Dr. Gary Monahan
Rebecca Balding as Jill Abernathy
Vincent Irizarry as Riggs
Nancy Linari as Ann


Kimberly Bailey as Assistant D.A. Debra Mills
Daniel Zacapa as Detective Pate


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