Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Hart Hanson

Top Showrunners Talk Netflix Paydays, Peak TV Challenges and Big Data

David Shore, Hart Hanson, Amy Berg and other TV bosses at the Vancouver Film Festival debated whether to stay with broadcast networks, or grab a big streaming paydeal.

‘Bones’ Creator Hart Hanson Explains How He Grappled With Goodbye (Guest Column)

The David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel procedural wrapped its 12-season run on Tuesday.

‘Bones’ Creator Hart Hanson Pens Emotional Farewell to Beloved Fox Drama

Fox's longest-running scripted drama begins its final season Tuesday.

How to Survive Pilot Season, as Told By Those Who Have

Bill Lawrence, Hart Hanson, Darryl Frank and mega-producer Aaron Kaplan, among others, share their trade secrets.

‘Backstrom’s’ Hart Hanson on Changes From CBS to Fox and Making an Offensive Lead Likable

"Do you have time in this world to have a character change in an episodic drama where people don't give up on him too soon? And we'll find out. I'm hoping we have the time. We're gambling on it."

‘Backstrom’ Team Talks Tackling Another Adaptation, Finding a Second Life at Fox

"In the books, he has no redeeming values," says creator Hanson. "He's not even a good detective. He just takes credit for what other people do, much like a showrunner."

‘Bones’ at 200: Cast and Crew Talk History, Hitchcock and the Long Haul

THR goes behind the scenes for the milestone episode with David Boreanaz, Emily Deschanel and company

‘Backstrom’ Casts Rainn Wilson’s Father

Fox's midseason drama from "Bones" creator Hart Hanson taps the prolific Robert Forster for a two-episode stint.

Mindy Kaling, Dan Harmon, Other Top Writers Reveal Lies They’ve Told Execs, Worst Advice They’ve Received

The brains behind "The Mindy Project," "Parenthood," "Bones," "The Vampire Diaries" and "Modern Family" (among others) also weigh in on which TV show they really want to write for, the secrets to a…

‘Bones’ Likely Ending With Season 10

Fox chief Kevin Reilly says the network is currently negotiating a renewal for the long-running drama, which he expects to be its last.

Rainn Wilson Drama ‘Backstrom’ Gets Series Order at Fox

The 13-episode drama from "Bones" boss Hart Hanson is based on the Swedish book series by criminologist/novelist Leif G.W. Persson and was developed by CBS during the 2013-14 pilot season.

‘Bones’ Wedding: Showrunners Revisit (and Dismiss) the Notion of the ‘Moonlighting’ Curse

"Our characters, these two specific characters, lose nothing when they're together," EP Stephen Nathan tells THR. "It's been 20 years of people talking about 'Moonlighting.' It just doesn't make…