Well, don't look for a rational explanation. The world just loves Brandon
—Donna to Steve
Heartbreaker is the 18th episode of Season 4 on FOX teen soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


Dylan gets Suzanne hired at the Peach Pit and Brandon is selected as student representative for a CU task force going to the White House, but has other concerns when Nat suddenly has a heart attack. Andrea struggles with what to do about being pregnant and confides in Kelly. Meanwhile, David starts seeing a therapist and wants to reconcile with Donna. Steve volunteers to cover David's shifts at the radio station and Cindy enrolls in a graduate programme at CU.


Jason Priestley as Brandon Walsh
Shannen Doherty as Brenda Walsh
Jennie Garth as Kelly Taylor
Ian Ziering as Steve Sanders
Gabrielle Carteris as Andrea Zuckerman
Luke Perry as Dylan McKay
Brian Austin Green as David Silver
Tori Spelling as Donna Martin
Carol Potter as Cindy Walsh
James Eckhouse as Jim Walsh

Recurring cast

Joe E. Tata as Nat Bussichio
Mark Damon Espinoza as Jesse Vasquez
Kerrie Keane as Suzanne Steele

Guest starring

Joe Greco as Joey Bussichio
William S. Taylor as Dean Trimble
Don Stark as Psychologist
Yuri Ogawa as Dottie
Michael Patrick Hogan as Jackson

Quotes Edit

Your mother? Since when is she the Queen of calm? She makes coffee nervous
—Kelly to Donna on yoga
I just started college, I don't feel like I have a lot of choice
—Andrea tells Kelly
Nat is the only person I know that has never disappointed me
—Brandon to his father

Trivia Edit

  • Brandon gets selected the student representative of the Higher Education Taskforce, which is going to present its findings at the White House.
  • Brandon decides to run The Pit while going to school. Brenda calls the gang and get them to show up and help him.
  • Kelly tells Andrea she's there for whatever Andrea needs, including money
  • Andrea tells Brandon she's pregnant and he is really sweet to her.
  • Steve refers to himself as the 'Aladdin of the airwaves'
  • Nat's older cousin Joey Bussichio owns 50% of the Peach Pit
  • David tells Donna about the drugs, apologises for being a jerk and asks if they can reconcile. They later share a kiss, but don't get back together
  • Jesse gets a clerkship in San Francisco with the Federal Court of Appeals