Preview for the next episode of "Life on Mars" has been released. Entitled "The Man Who Sold the World", the episode reveals the identity of Sam Tyler's father.
The episode begins when a baby of a prominent family is kidnapped. Then, it will show how Sam learns about his father's involvement in the kidnapping. It will once again bring him to his childhood memory when his father abruptly skipped town under mysterious circumstances back in 1973.
As Sam and his fellow detectives investigate the case, he realizes he may have discovered why his father had left town in 1973. Sam believes he might have been sent back in time to help his father and to prevent him from leaving. The deeper Sam gets into his father's world, the closer he gets to discover some deep dark secrets about his own childhood.
Guest starring Dean Winters as Vic Tyler, "The Man Who Sold the World" will be aired on November 20 at 10/9c on ABC.