BATES MOTEL To Re-Open For Season Two In 2014!

I flaked out of finishing Season 1 of BATES MOTEL (I’ll be fixing that soon thanks to the just released Blu-ray!), but what little I saw I extremely liked. Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore are perfectly cast as the iconic mother and son. Farmiga’s Norma finely straddles the line of seductive & deranged, and seeing […]

First Look At Norman & Mother In A&E’s THE BATES MOTEL!

A&E’s new series THE BATES MOTEL, a modern retelling of the prequel story that lead up to the events in PSYCHO is currently well underway in production for the 10 episode first season. And now, we finally have our first look at the new young Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) and his infamous “mother” Norma Bates […]

Meet The New Norman Bates in A&E’s THE BATES MOTEL!

With production gearing up for the first season’s worth of 10 episodes for A&E’s upcoming series THE BATES MOTEL, the casting news is coming at us fast and furiously! A little while back, we heard that Vera Farmiga (ORPHAN, THE DEPARTED) would be playing the modern interpretation of “Mother” aka Norma Bates. Now, on top […]