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 58)
Burlingame, California, U.S.[citation needed]
Occupation Writer, producer

Hart Hanson (born July 26, 1957) is an American-born television writer and producer. His 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 FOX's upcoming television show, Backstrom.[1]



Awards and nominations[edit]

Hanson has won 4 Gemini Awards. He was awarded Austin Film Festival's Outstanding Television Award in 2011.[citation needed]


  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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