Dynasty

Season 8 Episode 4

The Announcement

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Aired Monday 10:00 PM Oct 14, 1987 on ABC
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Blake asks Steven to be his campaign manager. He is deeply disappointed when Steven declines his offer, expressing no interest in exposing his private life to public scrutiny. Attributing Jeff and Fallon's intimacy with Blake to their giving him grandchildren, Adam continues to pressure Dana into starting a family. Alone, following Alexis' surprise catered dinner, Sean Rowan carefully studies an old news clip of Blake's custody trial for Steven's son, Danny. Alexis is hounded by a reporter, Rebecca Payne, from an unscrupulous tabloid. Rebecca is seeking a comment on Alexis' recent decline in support for her gubernatorial candidacy. Sammy Jo is saddened by the realization that her and Steven's relationship will never have the closeness she has longed for. Taking up Alexis offer of a place to stay, Sean Rowan shows up at her Carlton hotel suite. Giving in to lust, they are drawn together in heated passion. Jeff is surprised by Blake's request to have him as his campaign manager. Intrigued by the offer, Jeff waits for Fallon's reaction before giving Blake an answer. Learning of Dana's appointment with her doctor, Adam rushes to his office, hoping for good news. His dreams of starting a family are crushed when he overhears Dana's doctor inform her she is unable to have children. Alexis contemplates the means at her disposal to thwart Blake's gubernatorial bid. With his own secret reasons for Blake's demise, Sean Rowan eagerly awaits Alexis' next move.moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Thomas Ryan

Thomas Ryan

Dr. Davis

Guest Star

Lise Hilboldt

Lise Hilboldt

Rebecca Payne

Guest Star

Ian Abercrombie

Ian Abercrombie

Tom Bowman

Guest Star

Jameson Sampley

Jameson Sampley

Danny Carrington

Recurring Role

Jordan Charney

Jordan Charney

Bill Cochran

Recurring Role

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