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5 Netflix Streaming Titles You May Not Know Are Available & May Want To Check Out (10/8/13)

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act October 8, 2013 at 3:39PM

Slim, slim picking this week folks! I had to dig a little deeper for titles. But let me take this moment to say, if you're a filmmaker reading this, and your film is streaming on Netflix, please let me know. Netflix unfortunately doesn't have what I feel should be a more efficient search/sort method, and it can be quite a chore trying to find something worth watching. So, help me out if you can.
Sherri Saum

4 - This one's a TV series. It's the hour-long drama that Jennifer Lopez produced for ABC Family that centers on a lesbian couple who suddenly have their already child-heavy household, turned upside down when a wayward teenage girl moves in.

Sherri Saum (above, Rescue Me) and Teri Polo (The West Wing) play the lesbian couple.

Titled The Fosters, after airing 10 episodes successfully this summer, ABC Family ordered another 10 episodes which will run in January 2014.

Here's the official description:

"The Fosters" tells the story of Stef and Lena Foster, a mixed race couple who are raising a biological son, along with several adopted children. When Lena decides to take in Callie, a troubled teen with an abusive past, Callie's disruptive ways threaten to turn the Fosters lives upside down.

Polo portrays Stef Foster, described as a tough but kind police officer who is not eager to add to their already large brood, but soon realizes her family may be Callie's best hope for a better life. Saum plays Lena Foster, described as an altruistic school principal, who is determined to save as many kids as she can and agrees to take in Callie without Stef's knowledge.

Season 1 is already streaming on Netflix right now!

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