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Fox Orders More 'Bones' -- But There's a Catch

by Chris Harnick, posted Sep 16th 2011 11:30AM
BonesGood -- and "weird" -- news, 'Bones' fans! Fox has ordered four more scripts, adding to the current 13-episode order.

According to TVLine, six episodes of 'Bones' will air this fall (Thurs., Nov. 3 at 9PM ET on Fox), then the show will go on break to accommodate Emily Deschanel's pregnancy. 'The Finder' will fill the gap on Fox's schedule with the addition seven episodes airing in the spring.

The extra four? They might air over the summer or become part of Season 8 ... if there is an eighth season.

Stephen Nathan, 'Bones' executive producer, told TVLine that the show is still approaching episode 13 as the Season 7 finale.

"And then there will ultimately be four more episodes that we can play with," he said.

"[Fox] could run them on a different night, they could run them in the summer, or they could hold them for fall."

The extra four episodes will be written as standalone episodes, sort of a mini-season.

"It's weird, and it's a challenge," Nathan said. "But we'll do it."

Check out the 'Bones' Season 7 previews here and get the scoop on your favorite returning shows below!

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I hope Bones continues, one of my fav shows. Not sure why they need a break as she is pregnant, she is preganr with Booth's baby so it could be writen into the story line anyway.

September 18 2011 at 7:23 AM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply
Larry Gray

Raising Hope, according to the FOX website, actually starts this Tuesday @ 9:30pm.

September 18 2011 at 6:38 AM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply

Angela and Hodgins delivered a healthy baby girl... Really when did that happen? Last I saw and heard they had a boy and named him Michael. If you don't watch the show don't bother writing about it because you end up sounding stupid.

September 18 2011 at 5:06 AM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply

FOX should have re-newed HUMAN TARGET !!!!

September 18 2011 at 3:25 AM Report abuse +3 rate up rate down Reply

I LOVE Bones!!!!!! Please don't ever say it is the end!!!!!!

September 18 2011 at 2:23 AM Report abuse +2 rate up rate down Reply

I watched Bones until I discovered what pig David Boreanaz is. I lost interest after that.

September 17 2011 at 10:26 PM Report abuse -2 rate up rate down Reply
1 reply to dickn2000b's comment

He is an actor. I don't care for him as a person but his part on Bones is fabulous! If we watched movies of only those people we approved of down the line there would never have been any great movie stars.

September 18 2011 at 2:24 AM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply

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