Freeform’s Good Trouble will be returning for a second season. The spinoff of The Fosters premiered on January 8, 2019 and ranks as the number one cable scripted series among females ages 12 to 34, according to the network. Season one’s most recent episode, “Playing the Game” (episode four), ranks as Freeform’s top dramatic telecast since June 2018 among females 12-34.
The renewal announcement was made during the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour and came as a surprise to the cast on hand.
Season one’s cast includes Maia Mitchell (Hot Summer Nights, Teen Beach 2) as Callie Jacob, Cierra Ramirez (The Secret Life of the American Teenager) as Mariana Adams Foster, Tommy Martinez (Riverdale) as Gael, Zuri Adele as Malika, Sherry Cola (I Love Dick) as Alice, Roger Bart (A Series of Unfortunate Events) as Judge Wilson, Emma Hunton (Happy Endings) as Davia, and Ken Kirby (The Gay and Wondrous Life of Caleb Gallo) as Benjamin.
The series is executive produced by Joanna Johnson, Peter Paige, Bradley Bredeweg, Gregory Gugliotta, Christine Sacani, Jennifer Lopez, Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas, and Benny Medina. Series stars Maia Mitchell and Cierra Ramirez pull double duty as executive producers.
The Season One Plot:
The series follows Callie (Maia Mitchell) and Mariana (Cierra Ramirez) as they embark on the next phase of their young adult lives in Los Angeles, as Mariana tackles the male-dominated world of tech and Callie faces the harsh realities of the federal legal system clerking for a federal judge. After moving to The Coterie in Downtown Los Angeles, Callie and Mariana realize that living on their own is not all that it’s cracked up to be. Faced with new neighbors, new challenges and, of course, new romances, the sisters must depend on one another to navigate the City of Angels.