Ray of Hope is the 30th episode of Season 6 on FOX drama soap Beverly Hills, 90210.

Synopsis Edit

Donna and David are booked to shoot a music video, but are shocked to learn that the musician is Ray Pruit, who must convince them that he has reformed. Kelly and Valerie put their differences aside and team up to find Colin. Joe surprises Donna with his future plans, and Prince Carl plans a big birthday party for Steve on the Queen Mary docked in Long Beach.

Plot Edit

Ray Pruit returns to Beverly Hills as Donna and David's first video-production assignment for MZA. Meanwhile, Colin prepares to flee the country while Valerie asks Brandon and a reluctant Kelly to help her in finding him. Joe decides to quit football and choose a new course for his life by moving back to his hometown in Pennsylvania and wants Donna to come with him, but she declines. While Steve is still incapacitated by his broken jaw, Carl takes Clare out on a date who becomes wistful over Carl's memories of her mother.


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
Kathleen Robertson as Clare Arnold

Recurring cast

Jason Wiles as Colin Robbins
Emma Caulfield as Susan Keats
Cameron Bancroft as Joe Bradley
Michael Durrell  as Dr. John Martin

Guest starring

Nick Kiriazis as Prince Carl
Scott Haven as Mr. Carter
Marisol Nichols as Wendy Stevens
Michael Woolson as Erik Budman
Amanda Anka as Barbara

Special Guest Star

Jamie Walters as Ray Pruit

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