ABC Family Fosters a third season

US cable network ABC Family has ordered a third season of its original drama The Fosters.

The Fosters

The Fosters

The series follows a multi-ethnic family mix of foster and biological teenaged kids raised by two mums.

It was created by writers Bradley Bredeweg and Peter Paige, who executive produce with Joanna Johnson, Greg Gugliotta, Elaine Goldsmith Thomas, and Benny Medina.

The cast includes Teri Polo, Sherri Saum, Jake T Austin, Hayden Byerly, David Lambert, Maia Mitchell, Danny Nucci, and Cierra Ramirez.

The Fosters is produced by Nuyorican Productions in association with ABC Family.