A&E‘s latest promo art for the Bates Motel TV series puts Norman and Norma Bates in the spotlight in a weird way. Mommy issues are bound to happen. The promo has in it’s tagline “A boy’s best friend is his mother.” This is creepy and twisted. This is perfect for the Bates Hotel TV series.
Starring Freddie Highmore and Vera Farmiga as Norman and Norma Bates, Bates Motel concerns the early days of Norman’s life. Following the tragic death of her husband, Norma Bates buys a motel on the outskirts of the idyllic coastal town of White Pine Bay, seeking a fresh start. As Norma and Norman get ensconced in their new home, they discover this town isn’t quite what it seems, and the locals aren’t so quick to let them in on their secrets. But the Bates’ are done being pushed around and will do whatever it takes to survive – and will do whatever it takes to protect their own secrets.
Bates Motel (2013)
Directed by Olatunde Osunsanmi, Tim Southam, Tucker Gates, Roxann Dawson, Phil Abraham, Ed Bianchi, Christopher Nelson, Nestor Carbonell, Max Thieriot, Sarah Boyd
Official Synopsis: "Bates Motel" is a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film "Psycho," and gives a portrayal of how Norman Bates' (Freddie Highmore) psyche unravels through his teenage years. Fans discover the dark, twisted backstory of Norman Bates and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma (Vera Farmiga), truly is.
Cast: Michael Eklund, Terry Chen, Vera Farmiga, Joshua Leonard, Mike Vogel, Olivia Cooke, Fiona Vroom, Terence Kelly, Kathleen Robertson, Richard Harmon,…
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery