Carmen Cruz
General Information
Age: 17
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Production Information
First appearance: House and Home
Last appearance: Idyllwild
Portrayer: Alicia Sixtos

  Carmen is a recurring character on The Fosters and a main character in the webseries spinoff, Girls United. She was first introduced in House and Home as one of the girls in Girls United

She is portrayed by Alicia Sixtos.


Carmen was placed in Girls United because she was in gangs and involved in drugs and kidnapping.

Physical AppearanceEdit


Girls Reunited

Now Hear This

Carmen is the only one who stays at the new Girls United home.

It's My Party

Carmen attends Callie's birthday party.


Carmen endures into a fight with Brooke and was hit. When Stef and the police arrive, both Carmen and Brooke accuse Rita of hitting Carmen.


Appearances (10/101)Edit

Season 1 (5/21)

Season 2 (2/21)

Season 3 (3/20)

Girls UnitedEdit


  • Carmen reveals she's a lesbian in the second webisode of Girls United, Got Your Back. However, she had been keeping it a secret in order to avoid the other girls bullying her for it like they picked on Cole for being transgender.
  • She has aspirations to one day join the Army. 


Click here to see Carmen's gallery.


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