"DEAL OR NO DEAL"
01/01/2009 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Thursday) : TENNESSEE COACH AND TEXAS MAKE-UP ARTIST RING IN THE NEW YEAR BY TRYING TO WIN THE MILLION-DOLLAR PRIZE - Contestant Brien Crowder from Antioch, Tennessee hopes his coaching skills will help him to take on this high-energy game of nerves, instincts and raw intuition. Crowder hopes to win the million dollars so that he can help pay for his two daughters' college educations, buy his first house and provide what his parents need to live comfortably. Next up, Tunde Oyeneyin of Katy, Texas tries for the top prize. She hopes to win the million-dollars so that she can help fix up her parents' house and open her own image consulting company. Viewers at home can also watch and play the "Beat the Banker" game for a chance to win $10,000. Howie Mandel hosts.