The Big Hurt is the 28th episode of Season 6 on FOX drama soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


Disaster strikes for Kelly when Tara discovers that Kelly called her parents and let them know where she was. As Colin's sentencing approaches, his lawyers reassure him that he will get a light sentence. An old family friend of Clare's, Prince Carl, pays her a visit and they end up bonding over their memories of Clare's mother, and Susan and Brandon plan their summer together.


Steve is impressed by Clare's childhood friend Carl, who is an actually a prince. Donna and David's music video of her and Powerman 5000 is a hit with everyone but Joe. Meanwhile, Colin receives his prison sentence of two years after his attorney makes a deal with the D.A. Tara flips out when she discovers that Kelly had called her parents and found that she ran away from them years ago. Tara then kidnaps Kelly and plans to murder her to end their "pain," via a murder/suicide, until Kelly managed to overpower and subdue her.


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

Guest starring

Nicholas Pryor as Chancelor Arnold
Paige Moss  as Tara Marks
Nick Kiriazis as Prince Carl
Michael Woolson as Erik
Kevin Scannell as Crane
Betty K. Bynum as Steiner
Yavone Evans as Gretchen Marks
Don Steward as Judge Hanlon