On TV Tonight, Tuesday 1/8: ONE TREE HILL, LIFE ON MARS, and more…

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One Tree Hill

ONE TREE HILL “4 Years, 6 Months, 2 Days” & “Racing Like a Pro” – 8pm & 9pm CW
“4 Years, 6 Months, 2 Days” – Four years after the season four finale, Tree Hill is a new place. Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) is a struggling writer who is about to embark on a new coaching career with Skills (Antwon Tanner). Peyton (Hilarie Burton) is at the beginning of a budding music venture, while Brooke’s (Sophia Bush) fashion line is at a crossroads. Meanwhile, Nathan (James Lafferty) and Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) are young parents trying to find their way. Much has changed in four years, but in many ways, the journey is just beginning.
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“Racing Like a Pro” – Tensions run high as Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) must face his past and choose his future, while he discovers the demands of being the coach of the Tree Hill Ravens. Haley’s (Bethany Joy Galeotti) decision to hire a nanny (guest star Torrey DeVitto, “Beautiful People”) brings much-needed help into their home, while her first day of teaching turns out differently from what she expects. Jamie (guest star Jackson Brundage) sets his sights on a Soap Box derby race and enlists Skills (Antwon Tanner) to help him out. Meanwhile, Mouth’s (Lee Norris) excitement about his new job is tempered by his demanding new boss.
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Life On Mars

LIFE ON MARS – 9pm BBC America
Sam examines the case of a murdered Asian man and is bothered by his DCI’s bigoted reaction; heroin turns up in Manchester and Gene’s determined to find the culprits. (Source: TV Guide)

Carpoolers

CARPOOLERS “The Seminar” – 9:30pm ABC
Laird is infatuated with the sexual harassment seminar leader, Dorrit (Bridget Wilson-Sampras). To guarantee time alone with her, he claims he’s being sexually harassed by the women in his office. Meanwhile Leila enlists Marmaduke’s sign spinning skills to promote her real estate business, but he has to out-spin the competitors on the same street corner.