At the end of Season 2, Derwin reveals his love for Melanie and forces her to choose.
Melanie turns Derwin down but then realizes that she is still in love with him.
What are these two up to now, together and separately, 20 years after Sweet Valley faded into the distance? After Brittany graduated from Sweet Valley, the Florida native's next role of significance was in 1999, playing Eve Whitman, Jen Lindley's (Michelle Williams) half-sister, who was mysteriously attracted to Dawson, for 4 episodes in Season 3 of , where she began as a recurring character (Kelly Pitts) in Season 7, and was upped to series regular in Season 8.
In 2007, Brittney won Best Actress at the New York International Independent Film and Video Awards for her role in ) and assumed a different role behind the camera.
Though their relations are rocky, Melanie, Kelly, and Tasha still maintain a close bond.