Bates Motel

A "contemporary prequel" to the 1960 film Psycho, depicting the life of Norman Bates and his mother Norma prior to the events portrayed in Hitchcock's film, albeit in a different fictional town and 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.

TitleBates Motel
First Air DateMarch 18th, 2013
Last Air DateApril 24th, 2017
GenresDrama, Mystery
NetworkA&E
Production CompaniesKerry Ehrin Productions, Carlton Cuse Productions, Universal Television
ProducersJustis Greene, Pete Whyte, Jamie Kaye Wheeler, Heather Meehan, Cory Bird, Christopher Nelson
Executive ProducersTucker Gates, Vera Farmiga, Tom Szentgyorgyi, Kerry Ehrin, Carlton Cuse
Number of Seasons5 Seasons
Number of Episodes50 Episodes
Plot Keywordssmall town, parent child relationship, motel, dysfunctional family, prequel, serial killer, single mother, based on movie
Vera Farmiga
Vera Farmiga
Norma Bates
Freddie Highmore
Freddie Highmore
Norman Bates
Max Thieriot
Max Thieriot
Dylan Massett
Olivia Cooke
Olivia Cooke
Emma Decody
Nestor Carbonell
Nestor Carbonell
Sheriff Alex Romero
Мотел Бейтс
베이츠 모텔
Мотель Бейтса