Hart Hanson

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Hart Hanson
Hart Hanson by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Hart Hanson at the 2009 San Diego Comic Con.
Born (1957-07-26) July 26, 1957 (age 57)
Burlingame, California, United States.
Occupation Writer, Producer

Hart Hanson (born July 26, 1957 in Burlingame, California[citation needed]) is an American television writer and producer. Hanson's family moved to Canada when he was a child. He received a B.A. from the University of Toronto and a MFA from the University of British Columbia, where he taught briefly. He is the creator, executive producer, and writer of the TV series Bones.



In February, 2013, Entertainment Weekly reported that Hanson will be writing about an "overweight, offensive cop" on CBS's upcoming television show Backstrom.[1]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Hanson has won 4 Gemini Awards. Hanson was awarded Austin Film Festival's Outstanding Television Award in 2011.


  1. ^ Hibberd, James (February 22, 2013). "Hollywood Insider: What's Going on Behind the Scenes: TV's Pilot Season Goes (Very) High-Concept". Entertainment Weekly (New York: Time Inc.): 26. 

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