Mr. Walsh Goes to Washington: Part 1 is the 31st episode of Season 4 on FOX teen soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


Andrea gives birth to baby girl Hannah and the gang goes to the hospital to congratulate her and Jesse. Brenda finishes her run as Maggie and is offered a summer placement at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. Brandon heads to Washington for the weekend, while Jim, Dylan and Kevin try to make a deal happen and Steve, Kelly, Donna and David help set up the CU charity carnival, where Babyface is performing.


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
Jennifer Grant as Celeste Lundy
Dina Meyer as Lucinda Nicholson
Kerrie Keane as Suzanne Steele
Noley Thornton as Erica McKay
Paul Johansson as John Sears
Kathleen Robertson as Clare Arnold
Nicholas Pryor as Chancelor Arnold
Cress Williams as D'Shawn Hardell

Guest starring

Kari Wuhrer as Ariel Hunter
David Hayward as Kevin Weaver
Jason Carter as Roy Randolph


To be crazy about Brandon Walsh is not to be nuts
—Andrea to Kelly


  • Hannah Rose Zuckerman-Vasquez is born
  • Kelly tells Brenda that she and Dylan broke up
  • Clare and Brandon hook up; briefly.
    • Mr. Smith Goes To Washington is a 1939 film directed by Frank Capra about a man who fills a vacancy in the U.S. Senate.