Fosters spring finale airs tonight

The spring finale of ABC Family’s The Fosters, about a lesbian couple raising five children (one biological, two adopted, two fostered), airs tonight at 9p. The show was a natural fit for exec producer Joanna Johnson, she says. Married to a woman and with two adopted children, Johnson tells Cynopsis that when word of the project first leaked, “I started getting all these texts from people saying, ‘I know what show you should be doing.’ I loved the script, and saw magic in the pilot.” And it focuses on challenges any family might face. “Raising kids,” says Johnson, “is a great equalizer.”

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