Exclusive Bones Video: Booth Comes Face-to-Face With His Mom – Watch the Reunion!

Get More: Exclusive, First Look, Video

bones booths mother blogNext Monday on Bones, Booth (David Boreanaz) gets the mother of all surprises when he finds an unexpected guest waiting for him in his office: His estranged mom, Marianne (played by Joanna Cassidy)!

As you can see in this exclusive video sneak peek, the initial reunion starts off awkwardly — um, they haven’t seen each other in a quarter of a century! — but ends in a mostly feel-good place.

VIDEO | Exclusive: David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel Sound Off on Weddings, Finales and Their Evolving Relationship

Make no mistake though — unresolved issues remain.

“There’s a lot of history there and a lot of things unspoken,” previews executive producer Stephen Nathan. “And a lot of things [they] are going to try to repress and sweep under the carpet, but they won’t be able to.”

RELATED | Ask Ausiello: Spoilers on Bones‘ Finale, Glee‘s Harrowing Episode and More

Press PLAY below and then hit the comments with your thoughts on the mother-son reunion 24 years in the making. Bonus: Scroll down past the video player for additional images from the episode.



Comments (23)

  • ahhhhhhh

    Comment by Tiny – April 10, 2013 09:58 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Can’t wait for this episode, too bad the video won’t play for me as I’m not in US :/

    Comment by valleria93 – April 10, 2013 09:59 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Once again, David made me cry like a baby. I’m excited to see the conflict and if it’s anything like the Max/Brennan situation.

    Comment by Haley – April 10, 2013 10:03 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Reblogged this on The Diligent Couch Potato.

    Comment by Brianna Martinez – April 10, 2013 10:18 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Ouch, that was awkward.

    Comment by Atlanta – April 10, 2013 10:21 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Wow. I kinda teared up at Booth here. He’s has such a little boy vibe when he saw his mom. The reunion and the aftermath is going to be bitter sweet: Tense. Happy. Sad. Regret. Hurt.

    Comment by May – April 10, 2013 10:33 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Looks like we can expect two wonderful performances from two great actors. Tears are sure to follow!

    Comment by bj – April 10, 2013 10:34 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • That was a wonderfully acted scene. Can we now watch the rest of the ep, lol. Booth seems to me always half expected to see his mother again, or at least hoped to. He has all these happy memories of her and hasnt really dealt with the not so happy memories of her and her leaving. Buried them. Until now.

    Comment by Jess – April 10, 2013 10:39 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • very reminiscent of the beginning of this season when Brennan gets back from being on the run……

    Comment by cjeffery7 – April 10, 2013 10:49 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Is he the brother to Megan on Body of Proof???- LOL. Joanne Cassidy sure gets around. Nice to see more of her finally.

    Comment by Pam – April 10, 2013 11:51 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • My thoughts exactly! See my post. lol

      Comment by SusanH – April 10, 2013 12:32 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • booth has the sweetest smile.

    Comment by leah – April 10, 2013 11:51 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • OK I love this scene but she can’t be Booth’s Mom and Megan’s Mom from “Body of Proof” at the same time unless they are brother & sister? Well I suppose anything is possible these days. lol Besides – Booth’s Grandfather is Gibb’s Dad on NCIS! LOL

    Comment by SusanH – April 10, 2013 12:31 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Going back a few years, Det Rush(Cold Case) and Raylan Givens shared a father!!! I had forgotten that when I saw a CC repeat one night on TNT..

      Comment by drhenning – April 10, 2013 01:21 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • that is going to be good. can’t wait till Monday.

    Comment by Sue – April 10, 2013 12:41 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Michael, just out of curiosity, why is the clip not viewable for those outside the US?

    Comment by Sarah – April 10, 2013 01:06 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Isn’t this woman Megan Hunt’s mother in Body of Proof?

    Comment by Miss Jupiter – April 10, 2013 01:09 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • So sweet. Can’t wait to see it. Correct if I am wrong, but doesn’t Joanna also play Dana Delany’s mother on Body of Proof?

    Comment by Lee Antunes – April 10, 2013 01:27 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I can’t see the video is there another way to see it I really want to

    Comment by Angel – April 10, 2013 02:32 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Interesting that Booth’s mom looks a bit like an older version of Brennan. Hmmm…wonder what Sweets will make of this. lol

    Comment by arial2 – April 10, 2013 02:48 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I don’t remember, why hasn’t Booth seen his mom in 24 years? I remember his father was a drunk and abusive, but I don’t remember anything about her.

    Comment by Hannah – April 10, 2013 09:49 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Probably because she named him “Seeley.”

      Comment by Arm Chair Shrink – April 10, 2013 11:05 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Looks AMAZING. I love that with both Booth and Brennan, on the surface, they’ve always made it about how different they are, but the show always peels the layers back to show how they’re the same. They were both orphans, in their own ways (though obviously Booth had the benefit of his grandfather), and the show is so smart about stressing how they each reacted so disperately to the same/similar stimuli, but then they’re having the same underlying feelings, and it’s kind of like the differences are the “skin” (Brennan would say, “window dressing”) for their underlying skeleton. God. So. Freaking. Good.

    Comment by O'Brien – April 11, 2013 06:39 AM PDT  Reply To This Post

Leave a Reply

Comments on TVLine.com are monitored. So don't go off topic, don't frakkin' curse, and be gone with your offers of discount leather goods. Talk smart about TV!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s