Bones Gets Midseason Premiere Date, Returns to Thursday Night Slot

Bones Season 11 Midseason Premiere Date

Crank up Foreigner’s “Hot Blooded” and do a victory dance: Bones is coming back right where it belongs.

The back half of the Fox drama’s 11th season will premiere on Thursday, April 14, at 8/7c, the network announced Wednesday.

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Per Fox, the midseason premiere “finds Hodgins eight weeks into his rehabilitation and forced to navigate life in a wheelchair. Meanwhile, Brennan and Booth investigate the death of a public defender who had multiple defendants from previous cases with motives to kill her.”

In the 9 pm timeslot previously held by Sleepy Hollow, which now airs Fridays at 8, Fox will air the military-inspired competition series American Grit.

Hosted by WWE Superstar John Cena, Grit pits teams of men and women against each other to win millions in prize money as they face military- and survival-themed challenges.

Press PLAY on the video below for a sneak peek at American Grit, then hit the comments: Are you happy to see Bones return to its old stomping grounds?


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