Bones Season 9 Premiere Title, Theme Revealed

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A week before Bones hits Comic-Con and reveals a number of Season 9 scoops and tidbits, we've uncovered a couple spoilers regarding what fans can expect to see this fall.

First, according to Michael Ausiello, the September 16 season premiere will be titled "The Secrets in the Proposal." And executive producer Stephen Nathan is here to explain why:

“We want to continue exploring how Booth and Brennan adjust after their ill-fated proposal and the secret Booth is forced to keep. Secrets will be a theme we keep alive - and dead (we are a murder show after all) - in the episode.”

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As for how that secret may eventually get resolved?

TV Guide Magazine reports that the series is casting for an ex-priest from Booth's past who will resurface and somehow tie up the Pelant problem… while also pushing Booth and Brennan toward the future.

That's nice and mysterious. And will give us plenty to ask Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz on the Comic-Con red carpet next Friday!

UPDATE: Mather Zickel has been cast in the role of priest.

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Bones Quotes

Booth: I worked really, really hard on my vows, but you know, now that we're here, look, um, hey. Do you remember the last time that we were here? Standing right around in this spot? It was right in the beginning before we really knew each other. I was trying to get away from you because you were irritating me and, uh, you chased me down, and you caught up to me and I said to you 'listen, I just have to get all my ducks in a row' and you said to me--
Brennan: I can be a duck.
Booth: Yeah. You know we had been chasing each other for a long time. Chasing each other through wars and serial killers and ghosts and snakes. And now chasing you has been the smartest thing that I have ever done in my life. And being chased by you has been my greatest joy. But now, we, uh, we don't have to chase each other anymore because we caught each other.

Save the girls.


Bones Music

  Song Artist
Fearless Fearless Cyndi Lauper iTunes
The world is The World Is... Matthew Ryan iTunes
Song Rain Or Shine Matthew Perryman Jones