“I think people are going to be excited about my character. “[Hannah’s] not there to be part of a love triangle or create a big cat-fight or high school drama.
She’s there because she truly does love Booth.” Hannah is a war correspondent who met Booth during his recent stint in Afghanistan.
The network has renewed the long-running comedic procedural for a 12-episode farewell 12th season.
Stars David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel have closed deals to return as the series’ leading duo of Booth and Brennan.
Also set to come back as showrunners are Jonathan Collier and Michael Peterson, who took the reins of the show this season.
was put in motion in the first week of February when producing studio 20th Century Fox TV sent out offers to stars Boreanaz and Deschanel for a 12-episode 12th season.
Bones fans, you’re going to have a hard time hating on Katheryn Winnick when she joins the show as Hannah Burley, Booth’s new love interest.
Still, she’s optimistic about how Hannah will be received.
I think that people, the audience, will hopefully respect her and her strong character and her strong will and her motivation and drive to work and find facts in her job.
She’s not just there to be ‘the cute girlfriend’,” Katheryn elaborated. And I hope that the audience will give Hannah a shot and fall in love with her because I’ve fallen in love with Hannah.” Katheryn said that although most of her scenes are with David Boreanaz, Emily Deschanel is part of the scenes often as well as the show allows the two women to bond.
(Both actors’ current contracts are up at the end of Season 11).
There was an almost immediate positive feedback from both actors, paving the way to a renewal.
David Paul Boreanaz (born May 16, 1969) is an American actor, best known for his role as Angel on the supernatural drama series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel, and as Seeley Booth on the television comedy-crime drama Bones from 2005 to 2017.