Season 1

Episode Guide

Pilot Parts 1 and 2

S1 E1
Oct 5, 1990
Twins Brandon and Brenda Walsh experience a very special kind of culture shock when they move from Minnesota to Beverly Hills and begin their new lives at West Beverly High.

The Green Room

S1 E2
Oct 12, 1990
Brandon meets Dylan McKay, a brooding classmate. As they become friends, Brandon learns that Dylan's bad-boy act masks a hidden life that few people ever see.

Every Dream Has Its Price

S1 E3
Oct 19, 1990
Brenda shops with Kelly and Tiffany and wishes she had their kind of money. But Tiffany's a shoplifter and, when she stashes her stolen clothes with Brenda, the police get involved, forcing Brenda to clear her name.

The First Time

S1 E4
Oct 26, 1990
Brandon is visited by his ex-girlfriend Sheryl but, when she meets Dylan, she's quickly star-struck by his money and glamor.

One on One

S1 E5
Nov 2, 1990
When Brandon tries out for the basketball team, he's angered to learn that his main rival is from another district.

Higher Education

S1 E6
Nov 16, 1990
An unreasonable teacher makes Brandon's life miserable by giving him no grade higher than a C. Brandon cheats on a quiz, but the stakes get higher when he gets a stolen copy of the midterm before the test.

Perfect Mom

S1 E7
Nov 23, 1990
"Delusions of glamour" overcome Brenda when she meets Kelly's beautiful mother Jackie, a former model. Jackie's also a recovering addict

Seventeen Year Itch

S1 E8
Nov 30, 1990
The Walsh parents examine their relationship while Brenda and Brandon examine theirs, as they get involved in a UCLA study on twins.

The Gentle Art Of Listening

S1 E9
Dec 7, 1990
Sympathy and responsibility are at odds when Brenda volunteers for a teen crisis hotline. She violates the rules when she takes an after-hours call from a date-rape victim. Soon, Brenda is desperate to find her and help her.

Isn't It Romantic?

S1 E10
Jan 4, 1991
The chemistry between Brenda and Dylan starts to heat up when Brenda accidentally catches him in the shower, then comforts him after he fights with his father.


S1 E11
Jan 11, 1991
Both Walsh twins face the temptation to drink alcohol when their peers are doing it all around them.

One Man and a Baby

S1 E12
Jan 25, 1991
Brandon gets an unexpected taste of fatherhood when he asks his classmate Melissa for a date-then has to baby-sit her infant son while she has a college interview.

Slumber Party

S1 E13
Feb 1, 1991
Pillow talk threatens to destroy Brenda's sleep-over as all the girls share their deepest secrets, with unexpected results.

East Side Story

S1 E14
Feb 15, 1991
The Walsh's agree to let their maid's niece, Carla, use their address to enroll at West Beverly.

Palm Springs Weekend

S1 E15
Feb 22, 1991
A weekend in Palm Springs goes awry when David invites Steve, Kelly and Donna to join him at his grandparents' house while they're away on a cruise-but he gets the dates confused, and they're still there.

Fame Is Where You Find It

S1 E16
Mar 1, 1991
Brandon is "discovered" when he's out roller-blading, landing a role as an emergency extra on a big TV show.

Stand (Up) and Deliver

S1 E17
Mar 8, 1991
Brenda's had it with home life and West Beverly, and decides to leave both for the real world.

It's Only a Test

S1 E18
Mar 29, 1991
The Walsh twins and all their friends are panicked by the upcoming SATs, but then everything gets put in perspective when Brenda finds a lump in her breast and faces a test no one can prepare for.

April Is the Cruelest Month

S1 E19
Apr 12, 1991
Brandon interviews a classmate, Roger, who's an outstanding athlete and student--and haunted by the overbearing success of his father.

Spring Training

S1 E20
Apr 26, 1991
Baseball fever strikes when Brandon is asked to coach a little league team after his dad gets injured.

Spring Dance

S1 E21
May 3, 1991
The drama and the stakes rise as the West Beverly High crew gets ready for their Spring Dance.

Home Again

S1 E22
May 10, 1991
Moving back to Minnesota makes sense for Brandon's dad, but for them it's a wrench thrown into their new lives.