5 Fun Facts About 'Bates Motel' That You Should Know About

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5 things about bates motelThat you should know about

Bates motelFrom writers & executive producers Kerry Ehrin & Carlton CuseFeatures Vera Fermiga (Mother), doubling as producerNorma Bates appears in Alfred Hitchcocks Psycho (1960)Norman Bates, her son, is played by Freddie HighmoreNorma is brutally murdered by Norman

1. Contemporary prequel to psychoNorman still murders MotherThe struggle = him and his psycheSeason 4, 3, 1, focuses on the death of MotherSeason 5: Norman leading his double life as a happy member ofthe White Pine Bay communityand a miserable son constantly facing the threat of his mother completely taking over his character's mind.

2. Real Norman batesA&E shared Meet Real Norman Bates featuring real Norman BatesI've had this name for the last 76 years. It's my name!"The biggest lesson learned is you do not put Norman Bates in the phone book in a 2-college town. (silent laughter) 2 o'clock in the morning phone calls really aggravate the wife."

3. Season 5Opens with Bing Cosbys You Must Have Been a Beautiful BabyNew cast: Rihanna and Isabelle McNallyRihanna is Marion Crane, a victim killed for looking like Mother. Isabelle plays Sams wife (Marions lover).

4. Rihanna sex sceneRihannas sex scene is featured in the trailerHer character is not like the previous depictionsKerry Ehrinsaid told Entertainment Weekly: The internal story of that, for a women, is a really interesting one. We never really got to see that. In Psycho, you just see the outside of that more. It was trying to do a story about a contemporary woman with some edge, with some expectations, who isnt perfect, who isnt always perfectly sweet, who is in that situation, but were rooting for her to get what she wants.

5. Free to watchFull Season 5Ep 1 is Dark Paradise airing on February 20, 2017Ep 2 is The Convergence of the Twain premiering on Feb. 27, 2017Watch from A&E TVs website.