The first season of U.S. television series Bones premiered on September 13, 2005 and ended on May 17, 2006 on FOX. The show aired on Tuesdays at 8:00 pm ET before moving to Wednesdays at 8:00 pm ET in 2006. The season consisted of 22 episodes and an average of 8.9 million viewers.In the UK, was released on January 22, 2006 on Sky1, which airs at 10:00 pm Thursday.Bones is an American crime drama television series that premiered on Fox on September 13, 2005. The show is based on forensic science, with each episode focuses on an FBI case file concerning the mystery behind human remains brought by FBI Special Agent Seeley Booth to the forensic anthropology team of Dr. Temperance “Bones” Brennan. Emily Deschanel stars in the title role, along with David Boreanaz as Special Agent Seeley Booth. The rest of the cast includes Michaela Conlin, TJ Thyne, Eric Millegan, Tamara Taylor and John Francis Daley.Created by Hart Hanson, the series is very loosely based on the life forensic anthropologist Kathy Reichs , which is a producer on the show. Its main character, Dr. Temperance “Bones” Brennan is named Temperance Brennan, the protagonist of Reichs’ crime novel series. Bones is a joint production by Josephson Entertainment, Far Field Productions and 20th Century Fox Television.