The Fosters: Season 1 Reviews

January 16, 2014
The Fosters delights in the intricacies of family, and tackles those intricacies with largely endearing frankness.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
June 4, 2013
It could end up being an understated - but provocative - must watch.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
June 3, 2013
The Fosters, well-written and very well-acted, doesn't need to be unpredictable to be involving.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
June 3, 2013
If The Fosters ends up being half as good as The OC, I'll be watching all summer long.
June 3, 2013
Although it has some of the new-colt wobbliness common to newborn series, The Fosters... gets on its legs pretty quickly.
Top Critic
June 3, 2013
The pilot episode is a pretty entertaining and well-plotted introduction to the series.
Full Review | Original Score: B
June 3, 2013
It's probably worth sticking with The Fosters for an episode or two, simply because the show has all the upside in the world.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
June 2, 2013
With luck, The Fosters will parlay its charming cast and spark of humor into something more.
May 31, 2013
The premiere does little to merit laying down roots.
May 31, 2013
The characters are appealing, and the actors seem to appreciate the easy work.