If you just finished Bones and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to Bones that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of laughter and drama that you had while watching your favorite episodes of Bones.
With lots of options, including Castle, another procedural show featuring a man-woman duo, and even movies like The Bone Collector, a film that stars Denzel Washington as a quadriplegic forensics expert, deciding what to watch after Bones will really just depend on your mood.
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- Photo: Castle / ABCCastle (ABC, 2009) is an American crime-comedy-drama television series created by Andrew W. Marlowe. A homicide detective (Stana Katic) reluctantly works with a best-selling mystery novelist (Nathan Fillion) to solve various crimes in New York City.... more
- Photo: The MentalistThe Mentalist (CBS, 2008) is an American police procedural television series created by Bruno Heller. After his family is murdered, a con man posing as a psychic medium (Simon Baker) uses his keen observational skills to help the California Bureau of Investigation solve their hardest cases, while tracking down a vicious serial killer.... more
- Photo: Prodigal Son / FoxProdigal Son (Fox, 2019) is an American drama television series created by Chris Fedak and Sam Sklaver. Using his ability to view crimes from the perspective of the killer, a disgraced former FBI profiler (Tom Payne) helps the FBI solve crimes, while also living in fear of becoming like his father, an infamous serial killer.... more
- Criminal Minds (CBS, 2005) is an American police-procedural television program. The series follows a team of profilers from the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit based in Quantico, Virginia. The show differs from many procedural dramas by focusing on profiling the suspect themselves, called the unsub or "unknown subject", rather than the crime itself.... more