LENA FRETS A VISIT FROM HER ESTRANGED BROTHER
IN AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF "THE FOSTERS,"
AIRING MONDAY, JUNE 29 AT 8:00PM ET/PT ON ABC FAMILY
Lorraine Toussaint ("Orange is the New Black"), Travis Schuldt ("It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia") and Bruce Davison ("X-Men") Guest Star
Burbank, CA (June 9, 2015) - After 20 years of estrangement, Lena's brother Nate comes for a visit in an all-new episode of "The Fosters," airing Monday, June 29, 2015 at 8:00PM ET/PT on ABC Family.
When Lena's half-brother Nate (guest star Travis Schuldt, "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia") comes for a visit with Lena and her parents, Lena aims to get an apology for an offensive name he called her mother years ago. Meanwhile, Cole invites Callie, Jude and Connor to an LGBTQ prom.
"More Than Words" was written by Marissa Jo Cerar and directed by Daisy Mayer.
Winner of a Television Academy Honors Award and GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Drama Series, "The Fosters" is executive-produced by Jennifer Lopez, ("American Idol," "What to Expect When You're Expecting," "The Back-Up Plan") and created by Bradley Bredeweg and Peter Paige ("Queer As Folk"), who also serve as executive producers and writers, along with Joanna Johnson ("The Bold and the Beautiful", "Hope & Faith"). "The Fosters" stars Teri Polo ("Meet the Parents") as Stef Adams Foster, Sherri Saum ("In Treatment") as Lena Adams Foster, Hayden Byerly ("Parenthood") as Jude Adams Foster, David Lambert ("Aaron Stone") as Brandon Foster, Maia Mitchell ("Teen Beach Movie") as Callie Jacob, Danny Nucci ("Titanic") as Mike Foster and Cierra Ramirez ("The Secret Life of the American Teenager") as Mariana Adams Foster. Greg Gugliotta, Elaine Goldsmith Thomas, and Benny Medina also serve as executive producers. The series is produced by Nuyorican Productions, Inc. in association with ABC Family.
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