Steve stumbles upon a frat brother's secret, but fails to keep it to himself; Donna and Kelly hustle to find male models for a fund-raising calendar; David's piano teacher arouses jealousy in Donna.
- 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
Special Guest Star
- Cress Williams as D'Shawn Hardell
- Jack Armstrong as Mike Ryan
- Todd Bryant as Artie Devers
- Sydney Brown as Holly Marlow
- Robert Leeshock as Keith Christopher
- Donna and D'Shawn go on a friend date
- Mike Ryan is outed by Steve, but Steve apologises and fights for Mike to stay in KEG and as president of the fraternity, and is successful.
- This also prompts Artie Devers to exit KEG, further cleaning up the fraternity's disgusting Sears era
- Aaron Spelling asked the writers to cut out a goodnight kiss following Donna & D'Shawn's date, because "it made his housekeeper uncomfortable" aka racism, racism, racism. This made showrunner Charles Rosin realise that they would never be able to pursue the planned romance between the characters.
- Brandon Douglas, who previously portrayed Mike Ryan over the course of Season 4, refused to play a 'gay character', saying it would 'ruin his career'.
- ain't that peculiar | MARVIN GAYE
- steve is homophobic in a coffee house
- shoo-be-doo-be-doo-da-day | STEVIE WONDER
- peach pit: andrea, kelly and donna talk; brandon and steve come in
- can't fight this feeling | REO SPEEDWAGON
- david and holly at the peach pit