The long-running comedic procedural series will countdown to finale with 12 episodes to air in the 2016-2017 season. Bones is one of the longest running FOX series ever, wrapping up with 12 seasons. The series will return for a final time on April 14 on FOX. In the series, Brennan, a novelist and a highly skilled forensic anthropologist who works at the Jeffersonian Institute in Washington, D.C., and her FBI partner, Booth, take on cases other law enforcement can’t solve. The married duo delves deep into human anatomy to help solve crime.