Mexican Standoff is the 27th episode of Season 2 on FOX teen soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


Brenda and Dylan get permission to go surfing in Baja for the weekend, but her parents may reconsider when she misses curfew. They also run into Dylan's old mentor, Jake Hanson, who's back in town and takes up work at Jackie's mansion, which pleases Kelly's eye, who's miserable over Jackie and Mel's pending nuptials. Meanwhile, Steve tries to make a love connection of his own.


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
and James Eckhouse as Jim Walsh

Recurring cast

Ann Gillespie as Jackie Taylor
Matthew Laurance as Mel Silver
Joe E. Tata as Nat Bussichio

Guest starring

Grant Show as Jake Hanson
Betty Carvalho as Rosalita Valdez

Trivia Edit

  • Brandon tries to convince Dylan that they should go on a bro trip instead
  • Andrea says she's always wanted to go to Baja and suggests that they go as a group
  • Jake taught Dylan how to surf and ride a motorcycle
  • Dylan dated a girl named Stacy when Brenda broke up with him. Dylan brought Stacy to the same hotel in Baja.
  • Steve drops by Kelly's and sees Jake there. He goes to the Peach Pit, where he confesses to Brandon that he's still in love with Kelly
  • This episode introduces Jake Hanson as a lead in to Melrose Place
  • Last appearance of Dylan McKay's old house

Music Edit

sentimientos | JOSE JOSE
runaway | DEL SHANNON

Photos Edit