Love Hurts is the 23rd episode of Season 5 on FOX teen soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


Lenny becomes an outcast when he is suspected of the campus rape despite his protest of innocence which prompts him to ask Brandon to help him prove his innocence. At the same time, the real rapist stalks an unsuspecting Donna and holds her hostage in the beach apartment. Meanwhile, Dylan accidentally becomes privy to Andrea's affair with Peter when he sees them together at Charlie's motel. When Andrea decides to leave Jesse to be with Peter, Peter reveals that he doesn't share the same views as she. Elsewhere, Valerie asks Steve to help secure the rock group "The Flaming Lips" after she cancels Ray's bookings, and Donna wrongly blames David for Ray's departure after Valerie lies to her that David is the one responsible for Ray leaving town.


Jason Priestley as Brandon Walsh
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
Mark Damon Espinoza as Jesse Vasquez
Tiffani Thiessen as Valerie Malone
Carol Potter as Cindy Walsh
James Eckhouse as Jim Walsh

Recurring cast

Joe E. Tata as Nat Bussichio
Kathleen Robertson as Clare Arnold
Ann Gillespie as Jackie Taylor
Matthew Laurance as Mel Silver
James C. Victor as Peter Tucker

Guest starring

Jeffrey King as Charlie Rollins
Tracy Fraim as Lenny Zeminski
Gregg Daniel as Dean Whitmore
Natalie Venetia Belcon as Janice Williams 
David Bowe Garrett Slan/Warren
Miranda Viscoli as Amy
Giulletta Hill as Patricia

Trivia Edit

  • David saves Donna from the rapist.