May issues have been totally different for Beverly Hills, 90210? Jennie Garth and Tori Spelling hashed that out on a latest episode of their 90210MG podcast. Once they had been requested if issues may have been dealt with in another way to maintain Shannen Doherty from exiting the beloved drama in 1994 amid rumors of drama on set, Tori responded that maybe a “break” may need modified issues. “I want that Brenda [Walsh, Shannen’s character] would have stayed on the present, positively, however I don’t know the place they had been gonna go along with her character,” Jennie stated on the podcast, by way of PEOPLE.
“If I’m going to reply as a fan, which is how we go into the present proper now, rewatching. Sure, I’d have preferred it labored out so Brenda may have stayed,” Tori added. “Being in it and on the skin of what was occurring on the time, there in all probability wanted to be a break as a result of there was simply — the power you realize, she wasn’t completely happy.”
Tori additionally claimed that “lots of people” had been sad with how issues had been occurring the TV set on the time. “I believe it affected everybody and subsequently the power turned poisonous on set,” Tori recalled. “I’m not saying she made it poisonous, simply from all the pieces occurring. So it did want a break. However sure, if we had taken a breather, and everybody had calmed down and sorted out. It could have been very nice to have Brenda come again.”
Shannen, who’s now battling breast most cancers, famously stepped away from the present in 1994, with Tiffani Thiessen stepping in to fill the hole as Valerie Malone. Although rumors swirled Shannen had been fired from the long-lasting teen cleaning soap, Shannen herself was on the file on the time claiming she stop.
“I stop,” she told TV Guide on the time, calling it a “mutual choice” between her and legendary showrunner Aaron Spelling. “We backed one another in opposition to the wall,” she stated. “I really feel no disappointment. Who needs to stand up at 5 a.m. and go away the arms of your husband and go work for 12 hours in a job through which you’re depressing?” On the time, Shannen was married to Ashley Hamilton.