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.

Cast & crew

Vera Farmiga

as Norma Bates

Freddie Highmore

as Norman Bates

Max Thieriot

as Dylan Massett

Olivia Cooke

as Emma Decody

Nestor Carbonell

as Alex Romero


2h 05m
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