HomeTVABC FamilySoap Alum Sherri Saum Cast as Lesbian Mom in Jennifer Lopez’s New ABC Family Drama Jillian Bowe September 25, 2012 ABC Family, Celebrity, Comings & Goings, NBC, News, One Life to Live, Sunset Beach, The Fosters, TV 3 Comments Former Sunset Beach and One Life To Live actress Sherri Saum has landed the lead role of Lena in ABC Family's upcoming Jennifer Lopez pilot, The Fosters. The series revolves around a lesbian, mixed-race couple who are raising their adoptive children, alongside a biological son. Teri Polo has signed on as Lena's partner Stef Foster, a tough-but-kind-hearted police officer. When Lena decides to raise troubled teen Callie, much to Stef's chagrin, the Fosters lives are forever changed. 3 Responses alstonboy4315 September 26, 2012 Hopefully, they won’t bring any turkey basters into the storylines………. Log in to Reply Divatude58 September 26, 2012 LMAO…I love Sherri Saum…she’s a beauty. Log in to Reply sanka9 September 27, 2012 It wont go far. Her beauty was never in question but in SB this heifer couldn’t act and i’m sure she still can’t act. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply You must be logged in to post a comment.