Bates Motel (TV series)
Bates Motel (2013–2017) is a drama thriller television series developed for television by Carlton Cuse. Kerry Ehrin and Anthony Cipriano and produced by Universal Television for the cable network A&E. The series, being a "contemporary prequel" to Alfred Hitchcock's 1960 film Psycho (based on Robert Bloch's novel of the same name), depicts the life of Norman Bates and his mother Norma prior to the events portrayed in the film, albeit in a modern setting.
The series begins after the death of Norma's husband, when she purchases a motel located in a coastal Oregon town so she and Norman can start a new life.
- Vera Farmiga - Norma Louise Bates/"Mother"
- Freddie Highmore - Norman Bates
- Max Thieriot - Dylan Massett
- Olivia Cooke - Emma Decody
- Nestor Carbonell - Alex Romero
- Nicola Peltz - Bradley Martin
- Kenny Johnson - Caleb Calhoun
- Ryan Hurst - Chick Hogan
- Rihanna - Marion Crane
- Brooke Smith - Jane Greene
- Official website
- Bates Motel (TV series) quotes at the Internet Movie Database
- Bates Motel at TV.com
|Novels||Psycho (1959) · Psycho II (1982) · Psycho House (1990)|
|Films||Psycho (1960) · Psycho II (1983) · Psycho III (1986) · Psycho (1998)|
|Television||Films||Bates Motel (1987) · Psycho IV: The Beginning (1990)|
|Series||Bates Motel (2013–present)|
|Miscellaneous||Books||Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho (1990) · Robert Bloch's Psychos (1997)|
|Films||The Psycho Legacy (2010) · Hitchcock (2012)|
|Other||Psychopathy · Psychosis|