The Elephant's Father is the 17th episode of Season 8 of Beverly Hills, 90210.

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

Two new workers start at the clinic with Kelly, who tries to help a spousal-abuse victim; the sudden illness of Carly's father has her and Zach packing for Montana; David hangs out with an up-and-coming band to do an inside story; Valerie does her best to keep Kelly and Brandon apart.

Starring[edit | edit source]

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
Hilary Swank as Carly Reynolds[1]
Vincent Young as Noah Hunter

Recurring cast

Myles Jeffrey as Zach Reynolds[2]
Lindsay Price as Janet Sosna

Guest starring

Michael Reilly Burke as Jeff Stockmann
Michael Durrell as John Martin
Christopher Daniel Barnes as Lenny
Paul Popowich as Jasper McQuade
Eddie Ebell as Mark
Christopher Thomas as Lawyer
J. Robin Miller as Leah
Terry Cain as Jo

Music[edit | edit source]

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Notes and references[edit | edit source]

  1. This episode marks the final show appearance for Hilary Swank, who would go on to earn two Best Actress Academy Awards for "Boys Don't Cry" and "Million Dollar Baby".
  2. Last appearance of Zach Reynolds
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