FOX Moves 'Bones' Season 9 Finale and 'MasterChef' Season 5 Premiere
FOX Moves 'Bones' Season 9 Finale and 'MasterChef' Season 5 Premiere
Catherine Cabanela
Catherine Cabanela
Contributing Writer, BuddyTV
FOX is making a change to its previously announced spring finale and summer premiere schedule. 

Bones' new episode, "The Drama in the Queen," is bumped two weeks from April 28 to May 12 shifting the season nine finale, "The Recluse in the Recliner," to a May 19 premiere. 

The April 28 Bones episode will feature the encore of, "The Spark in the Park," previously aired on December 6, 2014, followed by The Following's much anticipated finale, "Forgive." May 5 brings a two hour premiere of 24:Live Another Day.

Schedule Changes

Monday, April 28
8pm Bones -- "The Drama in the Queen" 
8pm Bones encore -- "The Spark in the Park"
9pm The Following season 2 finale -- "Forgive

Monday, May 5
8-10pm 24: Live Another Day season premiere-- "11:00 AM-12:00 PM" and "12:00 PM-1:00PM" 

Monday, May 12
8pm Bones SEASON FINALE -- "The Recluse in the Recliner"
8pm Bones -- "The Drama in the Queen"
9pm 24: Live Another Day -- "1:00 PM-2:00 PM" 

Monday, May 19
8pm MasterChef Season Premier -- "Top 30 Compete"
8pm Bones season 9 finale -- "The Recluse in the Recliner"
9pm 24: Live Another Day -- "2:00 PM-3:00 PM"

Monday, May 26
8pm MasterChef season 5 premiere -- "Top 30 Compete"
9pm 24: Live Another Day --"3:00 PM-4:00 PM"

Episode Synopses


"The Spark in the Park" (April 28): A nationally ranked gymnast and daughter of a physicist is struck by lightening 

"The Drama in the Queen" (May 12) The team investigates the past of a swim coach/former drag queen. 

"The Recluse in the Recliner" (May19) A government informant is killed and Booth's job is in jeopardy.

The Following

"Forgive" (April 28) Mark and Luke turn the tables on both Ryan and Joe, forcing sworn enemies to unite to save the woman they love.

24: Live Another Day

"11:00 AM-12:00/12:00-1:00 PM" (May 5) Set in London, the suspenseful event series once again follows Jack Bauer. 

"1:00 PM-2:00 PM" (May 12) President Heller addresses Parliament after a devastating attack.

"2:00 PM-3:00 PM" (May 19) Jack heads for the U.S. Embassy with the CIA closing in on him.

"3:00 PM-4:00 PM" (May 26) An unlikely duo joins forces to forestall an impending attack. 


"Top 30 Compete" Home cooks showcase their skills, knowledge and passion in front of an esteemed panel lead by Gordon Ramsay.

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