The series has ended but, could there be a followup. Nicola peltz, olivia cooke, emmalyn estrada arrive at bates motel premiere by wmtv. The bates motel season 2 recap you need before checking into season 3. Norman and norma have returned for a 3rd season of bates motel and the premiere kicks off another highly suspenseful string. Season 2 of bates motel was announced on april 8, 20. Rihanna will guest as marion crane, a role originated by janet leigh in the 1960 movie. Emmynominated actress vera farmiga returns for double duty as executive producer while also reprising her role as mother who is very much alive and well but only in the twisted, complicated mind of norman bates played by freddie highmore. Do not read until youve watched the series finale of bates motel, titled the cord. This series gradually draws the viewer and with each episode reveals new facets of the consciousness of the characters. Grammy award winner and series super fan rihanna checks in to play the role of marion crane, putting a newly reimagined spin on the iconic character. The sixth season of bates motel premiered on march 16, 2020, and concluded on may 18, 2020. Seeking a fresh start after her husbands tragic death, norma bates buys a motel on the outskirts of an idyllic coastal town.
The series itself is described as a contemporary prequel to the 1960 film psycho, following the life of norman bates and his mother norma prior to the events portrayed in the hitchcock film. In the aftermath of her husbands death, norma bates and her teen son move to a tiny town in coastal oregon, where they buy a roadside motel. Get a full schedule of premiere dates for all new and returning shows. On april 26, 2016, carlton cuse tweeted a photo of the writers on their first day back in the writers room for season 5 and freddie highmore was seated among them. Bates motel season 3 offers more of the dark, twisted backstory of norman bates and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, norma, truly is. Norman and norma learn more about their new homes dark secrets, while another bates arrives in town in bates motel episode two. Season 5 of bates motel was announced on june 15, 2015.
The season picks up years following the fifth season and loosely adapts the events of robert blochs sequel novel psycho ii. This episode of bates motel is frustrating, but it ends with such a fantastic scene for vera farmiga that all is easily forgiven. Bates motel is an american psychological horror drama television series that aired from march. The relationship between 17yearold norman bates freddie highmore and his mother norma vera farmiga is. Two years after the events of season 4, bates motel returns in season 5 to a still murderous norman freddie highmore running the motel alone, convinced norma vera farmiga faked her own death. Interview with paloma kwiatkowski on the red carpet for the season 2 premiere of bates motel. At the end of season four, norman bates highmore murdered his.
This season focuses on the evolution of the bates family. Bates motel season 2 premiere recap normas epic meltdown. Carlton cuse executive producer kerry ehrin executive producer max thieriot dylan. The fifth and final season of bates motel premiered on february 20, 2017, and concluded on april 24, 2017. Filming began in the summer late july of 20 in vancouver and ended in november 20. If you missed the season one count, you can watch it here. Carlton cuse stated on twitter that the season would air in 2014, later revealed to be on march 3rd.
Bates motel paloma kwiatkowski talks season 2 duration. Season 2 episode 2 shadow of a doubt bates motel recap 31714. I wasnt very thrilled with bates motel s season 1 finale and the murder of blair watson. Release date tv series bates motel season 6 scheduled, premiere of the new series will be held february 1, 2018. Tonights fantastic episode of bates motel builds perfectly on the climax of season four, capturing the deepening emotional rupture that allows norman bates freddie highmore to live with. And norman is determined to gain some kind of control over his own mind. Best horror moviesshows on netflix, hulu and more 2018 02. It ended on may 5, 2014 and consisted of 10 episodes. Norma finds strength to really look at the truth about her son for the first time. Season 2 of bates motel digs deeper into the twisted world of the bates family. Half a year after the sudden death of her husband, norma bates vera farmiga wants to start a new start together with her son norman freddie. Watch bates motel episodes online season 5 2017 tv guide. Bates motel was renewed in june 2015 for seasons four and five, with cuse at the time telling thr that producers had a very specific idea of where the. The series premiered in india on colors infinity on november 6, 2015.
The series itself is described as a contemporary prequel to the 1960 film psycho and follows the life of norman bates and his mother norma in the fictional town of white pine bay, oregon prior to the events. There are projects that capture from the first series. In the aftermath of miss watsons murder, normans highmore innocence is buried under blackouts, suspicious characters, and his strange behavior. Bates motel was renewed for a third season after five episodes of the second season had aired. The relationship between 17yearold norman bates freddie highmore and his mother norma vera farmiga is explored in this contemporary prequel to the movie. Production at the series aldergrove set concluded on november 6, 20, with only. In may of 2016, the creators announced bates motel would end with a fifth and final season. Mar 09, 2015 the bates motel season 2 recap you need before checking into season 3. A contemporary prequel to psycho, giving a portrayal of how norman bates psyche. In a change to previous seasons, which all aired from march to may, this season premiered on february 20, 2017 and consisted of 10 episodes. Season 4 of bates motel is silly and oddsuch is the world of white pine bay, although twin peaks this aintbut none of the shows drama feels superfluous. Mar 03, 2014 season 2 of bates motel was announced on april 8, 20.
Season 2 premiere gone but not forgotten bates motel recap 31014. When norman photographs a stranger at miss watsons grave and. Picking up from last season, norman freddie highmore is fixating on miss watsons death while normas mysterious past starts to haunt the family with the introduction of her brother. Its time for the second instalment of the bates motel death count. In the first season of bates motel, the show focused about 75% on white pine bay stuff dylan, pot fields, chasing oriental girls, etc. The season consisted of 10 episodes and aired on mondays at 10 p. In this scene from the episode plunge, emma calls norma to tell her. Edwards agrees to release norman bates motel duration.
Jul 22, 2016 bates motel was renewed in june 2015 for seasons four and five, with cuse at the time telling thr that producers had a very specific idea of where the show was headed. Final season casts walking dead actor january, 2017. We had just done all that with keith summers in the series. Season 2 in our gallery below and learn more about season 2 from our interview with star freddie highmore. Season 2 episode 4 checkout bates motel live recap season 1 episode 8. The fifth and final season of bates motel received a score of 81 out of 100 on metacritic. For her performance as norma louise bates, vera farmiga received nominations for the 2014 critics choice television award. Bates motel has vacancies and welcomes you for a second season, starring academy awardnominated actress vera farmiga and freddie highmore. Norma vies for normans attention by having him join a play. Meanwhile, chaos erupts at the bates home, and the situation with shelby. So grab the popcorn, settle in on the couch, and get ready to unravel the mysteries inside the mind of a young.
Bates motel season 2, norman bates, vera farmiga, six feet under, freaks and. Feb 26, 2014 warwick hollywood, california, united states. Get exclusive videos, pictures, bios and check out more of your favorite moments from seasons past. I wasnt very thrilled with bates motels season 1 finale and the murder of blair watson. Normas anxiety builds as the bypass is ahead of schedule. Disney channel original, original movie, bates motel season 2, max theriot. Norman obsesses on miss watsons death and bradleys search for fathers killer leads to extremes.
Norman tries to keep up appearances despite a troubling discovery. Norman and emma make decisions regarding their future. Im a fan of the original psycho movie back in the day, the 80s i believe it was. After hours will debut monday, march 3 at 1110c immediately following the series premiere of those who kill, and one hour after bates season 2 premiere. Tvguide has every full episode so you can stayuptodate and watch your favorite show bates motel anytime, anywhere. The bates motel season 2 recap you need before checking. Normas first guest at the bates motel isnt what she expected. Fan favorite and emmynominated actress vera farmiga returns for double duty as executive producer while also reprising her role as. Contentsshow premise picking up several years following the finale of season 5, dylan and emma are living life as a stable happy couple. Picking up from last season, norman freddie highmore is fixating on miss watsons death while normas mysterious. Aug 06, 2014 interview with paloma kwiatkowski on the red carpet for the season 2 premiere of bates motel. Emmalyn estrada arrive at bates motel premiere by wmtv. I watched it on a binge and addiction is an understatement.303 476 578 657 308 1536 1311 1406 784 532 379 1497 598 986 487 1383 1366 507 1375 276 1013 1575 359 101 817 89 1377 1054 714 1134 1376 911 521 1150 393 947 1050 869 800