ABC Family has released a promo for the upcoming Jennifer Lopez-executive produced drama The Fosters. Former Sunset Beach and One Life to Live actress Sherri Saum stars alongside Teri Polo, in the drama which centers on a lesbian, mixed-race couple who are raising a blended family.
Drama ensues when Lena (Saum) decides to raise troubled teenager Callie, despite Stef’s (Polo) skepticism about adding another edition to the family. Watch the promo after the jump!
Former One Life to Live star Sherri Saum (ex-Keri Reynolds) is set to star in ABC Family’s new drama The Fosters. Produced by Jennifer Lopez, The Fosters is the story of two moms raising a multi-ethnic family mix of biological and foster children. Saum portrays one of the moms, Lena Foster, opposite of Teri Polo’s Stef Foster. Our friends at Zap2it have the exclusive trailer for the new series, which premieres June 3.
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Former Sunset Beach and One Life To Live actress Sherri Saum has landed the lead role of Lena in ABC Family's upcoming Jennifer Lopez pilot, The Fosters. The series revolves around a lesbian, mixed-race couple who are raising their adoptive children, alongside a biological son.
Teri Polo has signed on as Lena's partner Stef Foster, a tough-but-kind-hearted police officer. When Lena decides to raise troubled teen Callie, much to Stef's chagrin, the Fosters lives are forever changed.
This pilot season is really turning out to be Six Degrees of Soap-eration. First As The World Turns alum Alexandra Chando and General Hospital's Tyler Christopher end up cast in ABC Family's The Lying Game, a show being helmed by former soap scribe Chuck Pratt (Santa Barbara, General Hospital, Sunset Beach, All My Children), now comes word that former Sunset Beach and One Life to Live beauty Sherri Saum will be playing the daughter of The Young and the Restless guest star Eric Roberts (who also starred in Another World and How to Survive a Marriage) in the ABC primetime soap pilot Grace!
New York soap, primetime and Broadway stars turned out for the Stockings with Care celebrity bartending event at the Stitch Bar & Lounge on November 11. The event, which helps raise money to buy holiday gifts for children whose families cannot afford to celebrate their holiday, brought together stars from All My Children, As the World Turns, One Life to Live and former Guiding Light stars.
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