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The Fosters 

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Teenager Callie Jacob is placed in a foster home with a lesbian couple and their blend of biological, adoptive, and foster children.
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Series cast summary:
Teri Polo ...  Stef Adams Foster / ... 104 episodes, 2013-2018
Sherri Saum ...  Lena Adams Foster / ... 104 episodes, 2013-2018
Hayden Byerly ...  Jude Adams Foster / ... 104 episodes, 2013-2018
David Lambert ...  Brandon Foster 104 episodes, 2013-2018
Maia Mitchell ...  Callie Jacob / ... 104 episodes, 2013-2018
Cierra Ramirez ...  Mariana Adams Foster / ... 104 episodes, 2013-2018
Danny Nucci ...  Mike Foster 88 episodes, 2013-2018
Amanda Leighton ...  Emma Kurtzman 54 episodes, 2014-2018
Noah Centineo ...  Jesus Adams Foster 53 episodes, 2015-2018
Jake T. Austin ...  Jesus Adams Foster 42 episodes, 2013-2015
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Storyline

Stef Foster and Lena Adams, a lesbian couple, have a family of adopted, biological, and foster children. Mariana and Jesus are adopted 15-year-old twins and Brandon is Stef's 16-year-old biological son from a previous marriage. Everything is going fine in the house until Callie and Jude arrive. 16-year-old Callie and her 12-year-old brother Jude have been in many different foster homes, but when they are placed with the Fosters, things begin to happen. In this series, the Fosters will deal with many different issues: hook-ups, break-ups, romances, and important life lessons.

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How do you define family?

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Drama | Romance

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Official Sites:

Freeform [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 June 2013 (USA) See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Hayley Kiyoko (Gabi) & Jake T. Austin (Jesus) first met at the set of Wizards of Waverly Place. See more »

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The series takes place in San Diego, California. In some episodes throughout the series, there are scenes when police vehicles have their lights on without a steady red light present. All police vehicles in California are required to have a steady red light on when the police lights on the front of police vehicles are on. See more »

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Spin-off Good Trouble (2019) See more »

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"there is enough to go around"
13 August 2013 | by amawheel-764-354267See all my reviews

Best new show of the year. If you missed this show then do yourself a favor and catch it on one of the sites like Amazon. The writing is great and the acting is wonderful. Highly recommend. This is a family show in every sense of the word. It is based on a loving family. In fact,love is the focus of every episode. We need more shows with that kind of message. This family just happens to be multi-cultural and have two moms. I love that The Fosters shows how very much like any other family that is. I love that it shows that in our homes and our hearts, "there is enough to go around". I hope that it encourages many people to open their homes to children who need loving families. I hope that many people see that a family doesn't have to look like a Norman Rockwell painting to be a REAL family. And, I hope there are many seasons of The Fosters to come.


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