Description

"Bates Motel" serves as a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film "Psycho" and promises to give viewers an intimate portrayal of how Norman Bates' psyche unravels through his teenage years.

Fans will have access to the dark, twisted backstory and learn first hand just how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma, truly is and how she helped forge the most famous serial killer of them all.

"Bates Motel" is produced by Universal Television for A&E Network. Carlton Cuse ("Lost") and Kerry Ehrin ("Friday Night Lights") serve as executive producers for Carlton Cuse Productions.

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Description

"Bates Motel" serves as a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film "Psycho" and promises to give viewers an intimate portrayal of how Norman Bates' psyche unravels through his teenage years.

Fans will have access to the dark, twisted backstory and learn first hand just how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma, truly is and how she helped forge the most famous serial killer of them all.

"Bates Motel" is produced by Universal Television for A&E Network. Carlton Cuse ("Lost") and Kerry Ehrin ("Friday Night Lights") serve as executive producers for Carlton Cuse Productions.

    • EPISODE 1

    First You Dream, Then You Die

    After the tragic death of her husband, Norma Bates (Vera Farmiga) buys a motel on the outskirts of an idyllic coastal town seeking a fresh start. Her handsome and shy teenage son Norman (Freddie Highmore) quickly catches the eyes of the local girls, much to his mother's horror. Norma and Norman soon discover the idyllic town isn't what it seems, and the locals will do anything to protect their secret. But the Bates are done being pushed around and they will do whatever it takes to survive - and to protect secrets of their own. When everything is most tense, an unexpected guest arrives and turns their lives upside down.

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    After the tragic death of her husband, Norma Bates (Vera Farmiga) buys a motel on the outskirts of an idyllic coastal town seeking a fresh start. Her handsome and shy teenage son Norman (Freddie Highmore) quickly catches the eyes of the local girls, much to his mother's horror. Norma and Norman soon discover the idyllic town isn't what it seems, and the locals will do anything to protect their secret. But the Bates are done being pushed around and they will do whatever it takes to survive - and to protect secrets of their own. When everything is most tense, an unexpected guest arrives and turns their lives upside down.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Inside the Episode: Ep 101 - First You Dream, Then You Die

    Take a deeper look inside Episode 101, "First You Dream, Then You Die". Find out from the actors and writers what makes Norma Bates tick, and what makes her relationship with Norman so unique.

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    Take a deeper look inside Episode 101, "First You Dream, Then You Die". Find out from the actors and writers what makes Norma Bates tick, and what makes her relationship with Norman so unique.

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    • EPISODE 3

    Nice Town You Picked, Norma...

    Dylan wastes no time causing trouble at home and all the while, the Bates family is inexorably drawn into the dark underbelly of White Pine Bay.

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    Dylan wastes no time causing trouble at home and all the while, the Bates family is inexorably drawn into the dark underbelly of White Pine Bay.

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    • EPISODE 4

    Inside the Episode: Ep 102 - Nice Town You Picked, Norma…

    Take a deeper look inside Episode 102, "Nice Town You Picked, Norma…" Uncover more about the relationships in the Bates family, and hear from the writers and actors about what is really going on in the Bates' new hometown of White Pine Bay.

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    Take a deeper look inside Episode 102, "Nice Town You Picked, Norma…" Uncover more about the relationships in the Bates family, and hear from the writers and actors about what is really going on in the Bates' new hometown of White Pine Bay.

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    • EPISODE 5

    What's Wrong With Norman

    Dylan starts his new job and learns that there is more to it than he thought. Meanwhile, Norman and Emma make a shocking discovery.

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    Dylan starts his new job and learns that there is more to it than he thought. Meanwhile, Norman and Emma make a shocking discovery.

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    • EPISODE 6

    Inside the Episode: Ep 103 - What's Wrong with Norman

    This exclusive video takes you inside the episode, 'What's Wrong with Norman'. The writers reveal a new twist to the story, and the actors talk about the changes with their characters.

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    This exclusive video takes you inside the episode, 'What's Wrong with Norman'. The writers reveal a new twist to the story, and the actors talk about the changes with their characters.

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    • EPISODE 7

    Trust Me...

    Norma's suspicions about people in town are raised, but other distractions continue to surface.

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    Norma's suspicions about people in town are raised, but other distractions continue to surface.

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    • EPISODE 8

    Inside the Episode: Ep 104 - Trust Me

    Take a look inside Episode 104, "Trust Me…" Hear from the actors how important trust is to Norma and Norman, and find out from the writers of the show just how deep suspicions run.

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    Take a look inside Episode 104, "Trust Me…" Hear from the actors how important trust is to Norma and Norman, and find out from the writers of the show just how deep suspicions run.

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    • EPISODE 9

    Ocean View

    Norman desperately seeks his mother's return home as Norma gets some much needed help. Norman and Emma find more clues that lead to a big discovery, while Norman continues to pursue Bradley.

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    Norman desperately seeks his mother's return home as Norma gets some much needed help. Norman and Emma find more clues that lead to a big discovery, while Norman continues to pursue Bradley.

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    • EPISODE 10

    Inside the Episode: Ep 105 - Ocean View

    Take a deeper look inside Episode 105, "Ocean View." Hear from the writers and actors about the "chess match" the characters find themselves in, and uncover more about the news that makes Norma's world come crashing down.

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    Take a deeper look inside Episode 105, "Ocean View." Hear from the writers and actors about the "chess match" the characters find themselves in, and uncover more about the news that makes Norma's world come crashing down.

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    • EPISODE 11

    The Truth

    Dylan asks Norman to move in with him. Chaos ensues at the Bates home as Norma tells Emma that some things are better kept to themselves.

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    Dylan asks Norman to move in with him. Chaos ensues at the Bates home as Norma tells Emma that some things are better kept to themselves.

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    • EPISODE 12

    Inside the Episode: Ep 106 - The Truth

    Take a deeper look inside Episode 106, "The Truth." Learn from the writers and actors what makes Norman Bates' back story so unexpected, and find out just how far lies and betrayal can go.

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    Take a deeper look inside Episode 106, "The Truth." Learn from the writers and actors what makes Norman Bates' back story so unexpected, and find out just how far lies and betrayal can go.

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    • EPISODE 13

    The Man in Number 9

    Norma's first guest at the Bates Motel is not what she expected. Norman discovers that even popular girls are complicated.

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    Norma's first guest at the Bates Motel is not what she expected. Norman discovers that even popular girls are complicated.

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    • EPISODE 14

    Inside the Episode: Ep 107 - The Man in Number 9

    Take a look inside Episode 107, "The Man In Number 9." Dig deeper into the characters of Sheriff Romero and Jake Abernathy. Also, learn from the writers and actors what is going on in Norman's head during his "trances."

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    Take a look inside Episode 107, "The Man In Number 9." Dig deeper into the characters of Sheriff Romero and Jake Abernathy. Also, learn from the writers and actors what is going on in Norman's head during his "trances."

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    • EPISODE 15

    A Boy and His Dog

    Norma finds herself in conflict with a mysterious stranger. Rumors spread at school and Bradley is not enthused. Dylan and Remo go on a road trip that has a violent outcome. Norman takes up a grisly hobby.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Norma finds herself in conflict with a mysterious stranger. Rumors spread at school and Bradley is not enthused. Dylan and Remo go on a road trip that has a violent outcome. Norman takes up a grisly hobby.

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    • EPISODE 16

    Inside the Episode: Ep 108 - A Boy And His Dog

    Take a deeper look inside Episode 108, "A Boy And His Dog." Find out from the writers and actors what draws Norman to taxidermy, and how Norma's interaction with Jake Abernathy "changes the game" for the entire season.

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    Take a deeper look inside Episode 108, "A Boy And His Dog." Find out from the writers and actors what draws Norman to taxidermy, and how Norma's interaction with Jake Abernathy "changes the game" for the entire season.

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    • EPISODE 17

    Underwater

    Abernathy amps up the pressure, but Norma doesn't know what he wants. Dylan and Bradley connect. Norman has an active imagination, which Miss Watson encourages. Emma goes on a trip.

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    Abernathy amps up the pressure, but Norma doesn't know what he wants. Dylan and Bradley connect. Norman has an active imagination, which Miss Watson encourages. Emma goes on a trip.

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    • EPISODE 18

    Inside the Episode: Ep 109 - Underwater

    Take a deeper look inside Episode 109, "Underwater." Learn from the writers and actors how Norman's vivid dreams, and the temptation to disobey his mother complicate his life. Also, uncover just how strong of a grasp White Pine Bay has on the Bates family.

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    Take a deeper look inside Episode 109, "Underwater." Learn from the writers and actors how Norman's vivid dreams, and the temptation to disobey his mother complicate his life. Also, uncover just how strong of a grasp White Pine Bay has on the Bates family.

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    • EPISODE 19

    Midnight

    Romero decides that it is time to act and Norman takes Emma to the dance. Miss Watson gives Norman a ride home.

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    Romero decides that it is time to act and Norman takes Emma to the dance. Miss Watson gives Norman a ride home.

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    • EPISODE 20

    Inside the Episode: Ep 110 - Midnight

    Take a look inside Episode 110, "Midnight." Learn from the writers and actors just how far Norma would go with her back up against the wall, and uncover how Sheriff Romero's moral compass guides the inner workings of the town. Also, hear the writers' thoughts on Norman’s behavior in the final moments of the season finale.

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    Take a look inside Episode 110, "Midnight." Learn from the writers and actors just how far Norma would go with her back up against the wall, and uncover how Sheriff Romero's moral compass guides the inner workings of the town. Also, hear the writers' thoughts on Norman’s behavior in the final moments of the season finale.

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    • EPISODE 100

    First Look

    Check in to Bates Motel with this special excerpt from the series' pilot episode.

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    Check in to Bates Motel with this special excerpt from the series' pilot episode.

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