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Graduation Day: Part 2 is the 32nd episode and the second part of the Season 7 finale of Beverly Hills, 90210.


After the ceremony, Kelly maintains a hard line against her father, who asks for a second chance; Clare changes her mind about going to Paris with her father; Donna springs her surprise on David.


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-Amber Thiessen as Valerie Malone
Joe E. Tata as Nat Bussichio
Kathleen Robertson as Clare Arnold[2]
Special Guest Stars
June Lockhart as Celia Martin
The Cardigans
Recurring cast
Nicholas Pryor as Chancelor Arnold[2]
Katherine Cannon as Felice Martin
Michael Durrell as Dr. John Martin
Matthew Laurance as Mel Silver
Guest starring
Randy Spelling as Ryan Sanders
Ann Gillespie as Jackie Taylor
Jed Allan as Rush Sanders
John Reilly as Bill Taylor
Erica Yohn as Adele Silver
Travis Wester as Austin Sanders[2]
Ryan Brown as Morton Muntz
Ruth Livier as Joy Taylor


  • Clare graduates Summa Cum Laude
  • Brandon gets awarded the James S. Charlotte award for "the outstanding student of the graduating class"
  • Clare decides she wants to go to Paris with her father
  • Valerie and Steve hook up at the '20s party
  • Kelly makes amends with her father, just in time to learn he's being indicted for fraud and embezzlement, and is going to prison
  • Donna has sex for the first time, with David
  • Of the parents not present are Brandon's parents, Val's mom, Steve's mother and David's mother (the latter neither mentioned nor explained)


lovefool | THE CARDIGANS
Kelly upset with her Dad/Steve tells Brandon about Clare
Steve drowns his sorrows




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Notes and references[]

  1. This is the last episode of the series with Steve Wasserman & Jessica Klein as showrunners, as well as the original creative team. The following three seasons were made up of all new writers and producers, which arguably makes this a series finale
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Last appearances of Clare Arnold, Milton Arnold and Austin Sanders