The New South Wales native, Maia Mitchell is a spirited young actress who has successfully transitioned from Australian television to American audiences and continues to showcase her talents in music, television and film. On television, Mitchell landed a starring role as Callie Adams Foster on ABC Family’s “The Fosters.” Executive produced by Jennifer Lopez, the critically acclaimed drama followed a same-sex, interracial couple and all of their triumphs and travails while raising a blended family of biological, adopted, and foster children. During its first two years, the show earned a GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Drama Series and GLAAD Vanguard Award.
Currently, Mitchell is reviving Callie’s journey in “The Fosters” spinoff series, “Good Trouble,” of which she also is an executive producer alongside her costar, Cierra Ramirez. The story centers on Callie (Mitchell) and Mariana Adams Foster (Ramirez) venturing to Los Angeles to start their adult lives and embark on their separate but intertwined missions to change the world.