The show centers on an interracial lesbian couple who are raising a blended family of foster, biological, and adopted children in San Diego. The cast includes Teri Polo, Sherri Saum, Jake T. Austin, Hayden Byerly, David Lambert, Maia Mitchell, Danny Nucci, and Cierra Ramirez.
Nielson, who has previously appeared on Freeform’s Chasing Life, will play “Kate O’Brien, a very sharp and extremely capable public defender.” The second half of The Fosters‘ fourth season debuts on January 31st.
What do you think? Do you watch The Fosters? Are you excited for the new episodes?