‘Bones‘ fans can rejoice as fan favorite Eric Millegan is finally set to return for the show’s 100th episode, according to an executive producer.
Set to air April 8, the landmark episode will have Millegan’s character Zack reunited with Booth, Brennan and the gang in a flash back sequence.
“We’ll see Zack during their first case,” Nathan said about the episode, “and we’ll see the first meeting between Booth and Zack.”
Millegan left the show in 2008 shortly after the Screen Writers strike. “It was shocking and upsetting, but I just kind of rolled with the punches,” he told E! Online at the time of his departure.
Since leaving ‘Bones,’ Millegan has publicly outed himself as suffering from rapid-cycling bipolar disorder, saying “there were times when I was going through hell inside.”
As for his return to the hit Fox series, Millegan Tweeted, “Yes, I will be in the 100th episode of ‘Bones.’