Deschanel soon became known for her deadpan comedy roles in films such as The Good Girl (2002), The New Guy (2002), Elf (2003), The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005), Failure to Launch (2006), Yes Man (2008), and (500) Days of Summer (2009).
They have since both agreed to new contracts for the final stint.
On board: Apparently, there was originally some doubt as to whether a final season would materialize, as both star's contracts were set to expire at the end of season 11.
But it seems the crime-drama series Bones has run it's course, as it was announced on Thursday that while the show will be renewed for a 12th season, it will also be the final season, according to Deadline.
Apparently, there was originally some doubt as to whether a final season would materialize, as both star's contracts were set to expire at the end of season 11.
In 2007, Deschanel appeared in two children's films that were Bridge to Terabithia, in which she played Jesse's quirky music teacher, and the animated film Surf's Up where she voiced Lani Aliikai, a penguin.
She starred as DG in the Sci Fi Channel miniseries Tin Man, a re-imagined science fiction version of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, which aired in December 2007.
Deschanel is also a co-founder of the female-focused website Hello Giggles, which was acquired by Time, Inc. She is the younger daughter of cinematographer and director Caleb Deschanel and actress Mary Jo Deschanel (née Weir).
Her paternal grandfather was French, from Oullins, Rhône; her roots also include Swiss, Dutch, English, Irish, and other French ancestry.
Her performance received critical praise, In 2004, Deschanel starred in Eulogy.
In 2005, she played Trillian in the film adaptation of Douglas Adams' science fiction novel The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and starred as Reese Holden in Winter Passing, with supporting role from Will Ferrell.
(FOX)Nothing sparks the fires of romance like crime tape and a pile of bones. Temperance "Bones" Brennan may have been busy solving grisly murders on Fox's hit crime show Bones, but fans know that in between analyzing body matter and final resting places, they found each other.