is coming to an end on Freeform in 2018, but the family's adventures
won't be over for good. The network announced that the show will end
after the conclusion of season 5, but they've also ordered a spin-off
centered on two of the show's younger characters.
returns for the second half of its fifth and final season on Tuesday, January 9 at 8/7c and will end with its 100th episode. But the show will return in the summer for a three-episode finale to wrap up all of the show's storylines and set up the new spin-off.Freeform Sets Return Date for The Fosters>>>
In addition, Freeform has ordered 13 episodes for a new series that will be a spin-off of The Fosters
. Set several years later, the new show will be centered around the young adult lives of Maia Mitchell and Cierra Ramirez's Callie and Mariana. The two will move to Los Angeles as roommates where Callie will continue to focus on social work while Mariana will embark on a career in the tech world.
The spin-off is still in the early stages of development, but another member of the young cast of The Fosters
may also join them as a series regular. The plans are for most of the show's major characters to make guest appearances on the new show, not unlike Fuller House.The Fosters Mid-Season Finale: The Police at Prom>>>
Are you excited for a Callie and Mariana spin-off? How do you hope the original Fosters
will end?The Fosters
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