Life on Mars Episodes

2008, TV Show

Life on Mars Episode: "Things to Do in New York When You Think You're Dead"

Season 1, Episode 5
Episode Synopsis: A black girl is thrown from a rooftop, touching off racial tensions between the black and Puerto Rican communities. Sam works the case with officer Fletcher Bellow, his mentor in 2008, who doesn't know him in 1973. Whoopi Goldberg guest stars.
Original Air Date: Nov 6, 2008
Guest Cast Don Puglisi: Jim Croce Chris Bauer: Father Tim Emerald Young: Lullaby Girl Shirley Rumierk: Marta Ramirez Renee Elise Goldsberry: Denise Watkins Chad L. Coleman: Suede Kay Walbye: Adrienne's Mom Clarke Peters: Captain Bellow (2008) Whoopi Goldberg: Brother Lovebutter Edi Gathegi: Fletcher Bellow Steven Marcus: Wino
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Season 1, Episode 5
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Length: 21:12:37
Aired: 11/6/2008
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Premiered: October 09, 2008, on ABC
Rating: TV-14
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Premise: A New York City detective is hit by a car in 2008 and wakes up in 1973. There he must adjust to his new life and work for a politically incorrect boss, all the while trying to figure out how to get home to 2008. Loosely based on the British series of the same name.



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