Beverly Hills 90210 Actors Then and Now

With the recent premiere of the revamped BH90210, many of the original cast of iconic television show “Beverly Hills, 90210” are back in the limelight. The original show premiered in 1990, and after nearly 30 years, this “90210” reunion has many fans wondering what have Beverly Hills gang been up to during the hiatus. To see what their lives look like now, check out the most famous “Beverly Hills, 90210” actors then and now.

Luke Perry

Luke Perry quickly rose to fame while playing Dylan McKay on 90210, and with his role in now the cult classic film Buffy the Vampire Slayer. He went on to continue his acting career in several small and independent films—as well as in television, appearing in several TV shows like Oz, Will and Grace, Jeremiah, John from Cincinnati, and most notably and recent, the CW’s Riverdale. Sadly, Perry passed away in February 2019 from a massive stroke.

Jennie Garth

Garth played Kelly Taylor in the original 90210, and then again in the show’s spin offs Melrose Place and 90210. She went on to star in sitcom What I Like About You as Valerie Tyler in 2002-2006, co-starring with actress Amanda Bynes. She also starred in CMT reality show Jennie Garth: A Little Bit Country.

Jason Priestley

Priestley played Brandon Walsh on the original 90210, and eventually went on to direct 15 episodes of the series. He later starred in shows like What I Like About You and Without A Trace. He later directed independent comedy film Cas & Dylan.

Shannen Doherty

Doherty portrayed 90210’s Brenda Walsh for four seasons, before leaving to star in WB’s popular show Charmed. After being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015, Doherty was very public about her journey and announced she was in remission in 2017.

Brian Austin Green

Starring in the original show as David Silver, Green went on to star in sci-fi show Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. Later, Green tried his hand at acting with sitcoms Freddie and Anger Management.

Tori Spelling

Spelling played Donna Martin in 90210, and has very frequently starred in made-for-television movies. She has also authored six best-selling books.

Ian Ziering

Ziering portrayed Steve Sanders in the original show. His most notable work after 90210 was the Sharknado series, six Syfy original films released between 2013 and 2018. He appeared in a few of TV competitions like Celebrity Apprentice, and even had a few guest appearances in the Vegas male strip show Chippendales.

Gabrielle Carteris

Carteris, age 29 at the time, portrayed 15-year-old Andrea Zuckerman on the original 90210. Later, she starred in several popular TV shows like Touched by an Angel, JAG and N.C.I.S.

Tiffani Thiessen

Thiessen joined in season 5 as Valerie Malone. She was most known for her role prior to 90210 as Kelly Kapowski in Saved By The Bell. She later starred in TV shows like Two Guys and a Girl, and even hosted her own cooking show called Dinner at Tiffani’s. She currently stars in Netflix show Alexa & Katie.

Joe E. Tata

Tata played Nat Bussichio, owner of the Peach Pit, and later starred in the same role in the more recent CW spin off 90210.