By Mandi Bierly
Updated March 25, 2009 at 01:55 PM EDT

Fox has ordered six additional Bones scripts, which would likely turn into episodes for the Fall 2009 season, TV Week reports. While not a formal renewal, all signs point to the David Boreanaz-Emily Deschanel dramedy returning for a fifth season. It routinely wins its Thursday at 8 p.m. time slot.