Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz React to Bones' Final Season, Getting the 'Ending It Deserves'

If you’re bumming about Bonesrecently announced final season, try to find some solace in stars Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz‘s upbeat take on the news.

“This is for the fans! Thank you to everyone at Fox and of course [network co-chairmen] Dana [Walden] and Gary [Newman] — for all your support,” Boreanaz said in a statment. “Thank you to [executive producers] Hart [Hanson], Stephen [Nathan], Ian [Toynton], Michael [Peterson] and Jonathan [Collier]. Also to the crew and cast for their countless support along the way! And I couldn’t have done it without you, Emily!”

In case you were too busy cataloging old bones in the Jeffersonian’s back offices and didn’t hear the news, Fox announced on Thursday that the long-running procedural will wrap after its upcoming 12th season.

“I am thrilled the show will have the ending it deserves for all of our amazing, loyal fans!,” added Deschanel via statement.