Bones creator Hart Hanson is returning to the Fox drama to the write the upcoming series finale.
Hanson—whose last credited episode was the Season 9 premiere in
2013—will pen the 12th season's final hour (which is scheduled to air in
2017). With the Bones writers (as well as current showrunners,
Michael Peterson and Jonathan Collier) hard at work on shaping the last
arc, Hanson acknowledges he has an "idea of how the series would end,
but they are the showrunners. I would like for us to come to a meeting
of the minds. I’m going in like a freelance writer. It’ll be