Newswire: ABC Family renews The Fosters for a fourth season
ABC Family, soon to be Freeform, has renewed The Fosters for a fourth season, The Hollywood Reporter reports. The Fosters, which has been a consistently strong ratings performer at ABC Family, will return later in 2016, after the network will have made its transition into its hip new identity as Freeform.
The Fosters stars Teri Polo and Sherri Saum as lesbian moms of an ever-growing family of biological, adopted, and foster children. Maia Mitchell, David Lambert, Cierra Ramirez, and Hayden Byerly also star as the teens who are always making terrible decisions (so, just your average teens). Earlier this year, the family drama received a Television Critics Association Award for Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming. The show also received the GLAAD Media Award for outstanding drama series, and executive producer Jennifer Lopez was honored with the GLAAD Vanguard Award for her work on the show.
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