It all has to do with trauma.
Langton, a former star of "Melrose Place" will play Christine in a series of hallucinations (or are they visions?) experienced by Dr. Brennan after a near-death experience, TVGuide.com reports. Previously seen only in a video message left for her daughter, the character of Christine Brennan was originally played by Larisa Miller.
Brennan, the most rational of scientists on "Bones," will have to deal not only with the feelings she has about a mother who went on the run with her husband, Max (Ryan O'Neal), when Temperance was a teenager. That would be hard enough. But