The Time Has Come Today is the 25th episode of Season 4 on FOX teen soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


While the gang ventures off on a ski trip, Brenda stays behind, citing she's not really up for it. At home alone, she stumbles upon an old diary of a girl who used to live in Brenda's room as a teen in the '70s. Reading the diary, Brenda re-imagines the story with herself as the narrator and her friends as the different people in the diary.


Jason Priestley as Brandon Walsh /"Will Edwards"
Shannen Doherty as Brenda Walsh /"Wendy Edwards"
Jennie Garth as Kelly Taylor /"Michelle Carlson"
Ian Ziering as Steve Sanders /"Ronnie Robertson"
Gabrielle Carteris as Andrea Zuckerman /Flower Child
Luke Perry as Dylan McKay /"Peter Brinkley"
Brian Austin Green as David Silver /"Seth Brown"
Tori Spelling as Donna Martin /"Maryanne Bagley"
Carol Potter as Cindy Walsh /"Mrs. Edwards"
James Eckhouse as Jim Walsh /"Dr. Edwards"

Recurring cast

Joe E. Tata as Nat Bussichio
Cress Williams as D'Shawn Hardell

Guest starring

Michele Scarabelli as Librarian
Cheryl Anderson as Wendy Edwards


  • Brenda realises she doesn't go on the ski trip because of Dylan.