ABC Family’s groundbreaking family drama The Fosters has been offering up amazing episodes this winter as the series continues its breakout first season. Recently, TV Equals joined in a conference call with Cierra Ramirez who plays Mariana Foster. Ramirez discussed the joys of working on such an important series, Mariana’s upcoming first brush with romance, which character she would play if Mariana and much more.
Catch an all new episode of The Fosters tonight, Monday, January 27th at 9/8c on ABC Family.
On Why She Loves The Fosters
Ramirez clearly loves her job. She spoke passionately about how meaningful it has been to her to work on a series that allows many families to see themselves reflected on television in a positive light. “I met a few lesbian couples raising families and blended families, and I’ve been able to speak with them about the show,” Ramirez said. “They’re so excited about the fact that there’s something on the air that they can relate to.”