– Rosie O’Donnell will be returning to The Fosters as Rita for 3 episodes in the second half of this season!
– Alberto De Diego, has been cast in a recurring role on the The Fosters. He will play Rafael, a kind-but-overworked program director — and a former foster kid, himself — at a foster drop-in facility where Callie goes for help.
The Fosters 2×08 “Girls Reunited” Press Release: Callie pays a visit to Girls United to pitch in for Community Day and is surprised by new developments at her former foster group home. Paranoid neighbors are putting pressure on the home’s landlord to kick the girls out, and a new resident has secrets that could jeopardize the safety of the entire group.
Meanwhile, Mariana and Hayley plan to cook a romantic double-date dinner for Mat and Jesus. And Stef receives a concerning letter from Ana.
Rosie O’Donnell was interviewed on The View Today ( February 7th).
The Fosters * Family Day* 1×14 Summary: the Fosters visit Callie at the group home, but a miscommunication makes things awkward between her and Brandon.
Rita (O’Donnell) shares a surprising revelation with Stef and Lena: Callie’s plans for the future may not include them. However, when Callie shares a secret with one of her housemates and it leads to tragedy, Callie may reconsider her situation.
Later Stef and Lena talk to Jude about moving forward with his adoption, and he must decide if he wants to be part of the Foster family, even if Callie does not.
Meanwhile, a gesture from Frank catches Stef and Lena off guard, and Lena attempts to convince Stef that it’s time to make amends.
The Fosters 1×13 “Things Unsaid” – When Callie’s probation officer learns of Callie and Brandon’s relationship, it poses serious consequences for both teens. Stef and Lena are forced to take more severe measures to keep them apart. Meanwhile, Stef returns to work, leaving Lena riddled with anxiety. Jesus bonds with his wrestling team but Lena’s reaction to a hazing tradition threatens to shake the hard-earned respect of his teammates. Kelsey’s jealousy over Mariana’s growing attraction to Chase (guest star Garrett Clayton “Teen Beach Movie”) leads Kelsey to expose some nasty secrets from Mariana’s past. Fearing Callie’s actions will get them both sent away from the Fosters’ home, Jude makes preparations.
The Fosters 1×12 Promo “House and Home” – A stern foster-care worker supervises Callie. Meanwhile, Brandon searches for Callie after he confesses why she ran away; Mariana gets involved with the school play; and Jesus struggles with his new medication and tries out for the wrestling team.
There will be a Fosters Marathon all day Monday leading up to the new episode!
The Fosters 1×11 “Honey Moon” Press Release: The repercussions of Callie’s decision to run away impact every member of the Foster family, including newlyweds Stef and Lena, who had offered to adopt the troubled teen. Both Jude and Brandon struggle with their own personal guilt about her running away. Mariana inadvertently discovers the whole story about Lexi’s upcoming trip to Honduras.
Rosie O’donnell has joined the cast of The Fosters. She will have a special role in second half of season 1 that will return to ABC Family in January. She will have a Recurring role on the show. She’ll be playing Rita Hendricks, who’s described as “a tough yet compassionate woman who works in the foster-care system and becomes a mentor to a member of the Foster family.” Welcome to The Foster family Rosie!!