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This episode depicts alcoholism and drug abuse.

It's ridiculous to have to make up stories about something like this. I mean, it's nothing to be ashamed of. It's a disease. And when you're sick, you get help. No excuses or apologies are necessary
—Cindy shares with the girls

Perfect Mom is the 7th episode of Season 1 of Beverly Hills, 90210.


Brenda envies Kelly's relationship with her hip-looking mom, until she sees another side at a public event, where Andrea blossoms.


Jason Priestley as Brandon Walsh
Shannen Doherty as Brenda Walsh
Jennie Garth as Kelly Taylor
Gabrielle Carteris as Andrea Zuckerman
Brian Austin Green as David Silver
Douglas Emerson as Scott Scanlon
Tori Spelling as Donna Martin
Carol Potter as Cindy Walsh
and James Eckhouse as Jim Walsh
Guest starring
Ann Gillespie as Jackie Taylor
Nancy Paul as Laura Rye
Linda Thompson as Nina
Jordana Capra as Nancy Martin


Smart AND beautiful. Just not fair
—Cindy compliments Andrea
I don't need a best friend, I need a mother
—Kelly to her mom


  • Jackie grew up in Ohio. She modelled in NYC, where she met Kelly's father
  • Jim gets a keyboard and plays Strangers In The Night
  • Kelly criticises Cindy's cooking


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The catwalk music during the fashion show