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The following is a list of episodes of the ABC Family Series, The Fosters. The series first aired on ABC Family on June 3, 2013. On October 11, 2013 ABC Family renewed The Fosters for a second season which is set to air in the summer of 2014.[1]

Series overview

Season Episodes Originally aired DVD release date
Series Premiere Season Finale Region 1 Region 2 Region 4
1        21      June 3, 2013 March 24, 2014 TBA TBA TBA


Season 1 (2013-2014)

Series # Episode # Title Original Air Date U.S. viewers
1           1 "Pilot"
June 3, 2013
Lena meets troubled teen Callie and asks her to temporarily move in with her family in the series premiere of this drama about a lesbian couple heading up a multiethnic family comprised of a biological son and a few adopted children.
2 2 "Consequently" June 10, 2013 1.70
Lena and Stef decide to let Brandon off the hook for running off with Callie to rescue Jude, but Mike disagrees and tensions flare. Brandon ends up grounded, but he makes plans to sneak away to see Talya while her parents are out of town. Jesus stops taking his medication to cover for his twin sister, Mariana and the pills she stole, but he becomes easily agitated and gets into a fight with another kid at school. When a student is discovered with the pills, Callie becomes an instant suspect, and Mariana struggles with her mounting guilt over letting someone else take the fall for her actions. Meanwhile, a secret romance blossoms between Jesus and Mariana's best friend, Lexi. The Fosters make arrangements at home to ensure that Callie and Jude are more comfortable, but sharing their space may prove difficult for the Foster teens.
3 3 "Hostile Acts" June 17, 2013 1.25
The Fosters cope with a crowded house but when Mike suggests that Brandon come live with him, Stef argues that it’s not Brandon’s decision, resulting in a heated argument with her son. Meanwhile, Lexi and Jesus resolve to end their budding relationship but find that their attraction to one another may be too hard to resist. Callie openly disapproves of Mariana letting Jesus take the fall for stealing his pills but when Timothy, Callie’s teacher, gives her an assignment to write about guilt in a journal, it drudges up her own dark secrets and a mysterious name from her past.
4 4 "Quinceanera" June 24, 2013 1.89
Lena wants to throw Mariana the perfect Quinces party, while Stef balks at the cost of the event. Prompted by her moms, Mariana invites Callie to be in her court and Callie awkwardly accepts. Meanwhile, Lexi tells Jesus she doesn’t want to sneak around behind Mariana’s back anymore, but they’re finding it hard to keep their hands off one another. Stef notices tension between Brandon and Talya over Callie and reminds Brandon that it’s against the rules for foster siblings to have romantic relationships. Brandon brushes her off, but when Talya drops her friendly act and warns Callie against getting too close to her boyfriend, it might be the last straw for him. Lena’s mother Dana arrives in town for the Quinceanera and the friction between mother and daughter is palpable. Mariana stumbles upon some news that could completely ruin her special day.
5 5 "The Morning After" July 1, 2013 1.78
When things between Jesus and Lexi get hot and heavy, they are forced to face the possible consequences of their actions, Stef and lena get involved. Meanwhile, Callie gets closer to Wyatt but Brandon has serious reservations about Callie dating a “bad boy.” Stef and Lena learn that two of their close friends, Kelly and Jenna, are having major relationship trouble and it causes them to look at the lack of romance in their own lives. Kelly and Jenna’s hip and educated son, Garret, catches Mariana’s eye and she becomes desperate to fit in with his cool, edgy crowd. Meanwhile Jude is bullied at school for being different.
6 6 "Saturday" July 8, 2013 1.77
The Fosters invite Ernesto and Sofia Rivera to dinner, and Stef worries that they will subjugate Jesus to views that disapprove of his non-traditional family. To make matters worse, Stef’s conservative father, Frank, shows up and the family dinner threatens to turn into an all-out moral debate. Stef's actions from getting involved for the couples are revealed to lena. Meanwhile, Callie attends a group therapy session for foster children and meets someone with a connection to her past – a past that will come back to haunt her. Wyatt holds a destructive party at his childhood home, which is under foreclosure, and Callie realizes he’s much more hurt than he lets on. Mariana tags along with Callie to the party and from their things get worse. Mike shows up late to take Brandon to an important audition with a renowned piano teacher.
7 7 "The Fallout" July 15, 2013 1.79
Feeling betrayed and angry, Jesus and Mariana get into a major fight. When Lexi’s parents take measures to keep her away from Jesus, Lexi makes a desperate decision, which could have serious and lasting consequences for her and her family. Meanwhile, Lena urges Callie to participate during her weekly group therapy sessions. Callie is conflicted but she opens up to Brandon, who supports her as she confronts a painful memory from her past. Jude hopes to impress his new friend Connor, who comes over to work on a school project.
8 8 "Clean" July 15, 2013 1.89
A visit from Lena’s beautiful and sophisticated ex-girlfriend reveals a secret yearning Lena has hidden from Stef for the past ten years. Meanwhile, Brandon struggles to please his demanding new piano teacher and rebuffs an offer from Talya to reconnect. When an embarrassing video of Talya circulates around the school, Callie lends her support and urges Brandon cut her some slack. Mike’s drinking and Stef’s mounting concern do not go unnoticed at the precinct. Mariana and Jesus go to tell Ana to leave Mariana alone. The encounter with his birth mom and her desperate situation drive Jesus to take matters into his own hands, a move that could have dire consequences for the whole family.
9 9 "Vigil" July 29, 2013 1.87
While Lena tries to process the extent of Mariana and Jesus’ lies, Stef and Mike head to Ana’s to try and find Jesus. What they encounter lands someone in the hospital and changes the Foster family forever. While the family waits anxiously for news, tensions rise over the secrets the kids kept from Stef and Lena and even Brandon realizes he’s to blame for covering for the twins. Callie has a heart-to-heart with Brandon to help him understand the perspective of a foster child and Brandon learns how Callie’s mother died. Wyatt calls out Callie on her growing bond with Brandon but Callie is all too familiar with the damage that could result from this kind of relationship.

10 10 "I Do" August 5, 2013 2.07

Stef and Lena try to maintain calm when their parents descend on the Foster house for a very special celebration. Lena’s dad, Stewart , has agreed to officiate the ceremony while her mother Dana, and Stef’s colorful, talkative mom Sharon, attempt to keep things civil while disagreeing on floral arrangements. Sharon tries to strong-arm Frank, into attending. Stef avoids telling Lena she plans to return to work as soon as she is cleared. Meanwhile, when Callie’s case against Liam, boils down to her word against his, she must decide whether or not to lie in order to get some justice out of the situation. Callie and Jude get some news they’ve been hoping for, but Callie makes an emotional slip that could destroy any chance they finally have at happiness.

11 11 "The Honeymoon" January 13, 2014 1.91
After running away, things go from bad to worse for Callie, who will struggle to survive. She meets up with some hookers. How far is she willing to go to get by? Brandon opens up to Talya about his feelings for her. Stef's mom buys Stef and Lena a new bed. Mike and Stef must deal with the aftermath of the shooting. They no longer become partners. Lena struggles with Stef returning to work.
12 12 "House and Home" January 20, 2014 2.14
Callie has a new mentor and she goes to court. Mariana finds herself flustered when a senior asks her to join the crew of the school play. Jesus meets a new girl.
13 13 "Things Unsaid" January 27, 2014 1.87
Callie’s probation officer learns of Callie and Brandon’s relationship, it poses serious consequences for both teens. Stef and Lena are forced to take more severe measures to keep them apart. Meanwhile, Stef returns to work, leaving Lena riddled with anxiety. Jesus bonds with his wrestling team but Lena’s reaction to a hazing tradition threatens to shake the hard-earned respect of his teammates. Kelsey’s jealousy over Mariana’s growing attraction to Chase leads Kelsey to expose some nasty secrets from Mariana’s past. Fearing Callie’s actions will get them both sent away from the Fosters’ home, Jude makes preparations.
14 14 "Family Day" February 3, 2014 1.79
There are possibilities of someone being pregnant.
15 15 "Padre" February 10, 2014 1.83
Someone has died. This leads Callie and Jude to evoke about their mother's death. The death aids Callie to make an important decision about her future. Emma meets Jesus' family. They try to deny their feelings for each other.
16 16 "Us Against The World" February 17, 2014 1.68
Brandon learns Mike has a new girlfriend, Dani. Stef must testify about the shooting.
17 17 "Kids in the Hall" February 24, 2014 1.48
Mariana is worried about Jesus is acting around Emma.
18 18 "Escapes and Reversals" March 3, 2014
Brandon involves himself in illegal activities.
19 19 "Don't Let Go" March 10, 2014

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