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Hart Hanson Biography

Birth Name:
Hartwick David Hanson
Writer, executive producer, creator

Fast Facts

  • After college, biked across Canada from Newfoundland to Vancouver Island, documenting his adventure for the Toronto Sunday Sun
  • His thesis novel for his MFA from University of British Columbia, The Last Gypsy Summer, won the National Norma Epstein Award
  • Won several Gemini Awards (the Canadian equivalent of the Emmy) for Traders
  • Wrote for Judging Amy, Joan of Arcadia, Stargate SG-1 and Cupid before creating Bones in 2005
  • Has two sons with his wife Brigette


  • Brigette -- Wife