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Bates Motel: Season 3: Episode 3 -- Norman and Norma grow apart as Norman and Emma grow closer. Norma balks when Romero asks Norman some tough questions. Romero meets his competition for re-elections. Guest stars: Kevin Rahm, Keenan Tracey, Joshua Leonard.
Bates Motel: Season 3: Episode 2 -- Norman and Norma fixate on Annika's disappearance. Norma learns what the Arcanum Club really is. Dylan and Caleb encounter a new neighbor. Guest star: Ryan Hurst, Tracy Spiridakos, Keenan Tracey.
Bates Motel -- Get excited for season 3 with a look at all the Bates Motel fun visitors had at Comic Con 2014. Check out panels, parties, and find out who's returning to the show for season 3.
Bates Motel -- Finding the perfect cast is no small task. See the stars of Bates Motel as you've never seen them before as Carlton Cuse and Kerry Ehrin reveal exclusive audition footage for the first time.
Bates Motel: Season 2: Episode 10 -- In this scene from the second After Hours Special, Vera Farmiga, who plays Norma Bates, tells how she treats the cast to elaborate meals during holidays.

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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3
Release Date:
18 March 2013 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
A boy's best friend is his mother. (Season 1) See more »
Plot:
"Bates Motel" is a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film "Psycho," and gives a portrayal of... See more »
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Nominated for Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 30 nominations See more »
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Great cast , interesting episodes so far See more (92 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 6 of 53)

Vera Farmiga ... Norma Louise Bates / ... (30 episodes, 2013-2015)

Freddie Highmore ... Norman Bates (30 episodes, 2013-2015)

Max Thieriot ... Dylan Massett (30 episodes, 2013-2015)

Olivia Cooke ... Emma Decody (29 episodes, 2013-2015)

Nestor Carbonell ... Sheriff Alex Romero / ... (27 episodes, 2013-2015)

Nicola Peltz ... Bradley Martin (13 episodes, 2013-2015)
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Series Directed by
Tucker Gates (9 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ed Bianchi (3 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Writing credits
Carlton Cuse (30 episodes, 2013-2015)
Kerry Ehrin (30 episodes, 2013-2015)
Anthony Cipriano (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Robert Bloch (18 episodes, 2013-2014)
Bill Balas (5 episodes, 2013-2015)
Jeff Wadlow (2 episodes, 2013)
Alexandra Cunningham (2 episodes, 2014)
Liz Tigelaar (2 episodes, 2014)
Nikki Toscano (2 episodes, 2014)

Series Produced by
Justis Greene .... producer (22 episodes, 2013-2015)
Jamie Kaye Wheeler .... co-producer / associate producer (22 episodes, 2013-2015)
Carlton Cuse .... executive producer (21 episodes, 2013-2015)
Kerry Ehrin .... executive producer (21 episodes, 2013-2015)
Cory Bird .... associate producer (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Tucker Gates .... co-executive producer / executive producer (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
John Powers Middleton .... executive producer (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Roy Lee .... executive producer (10 episodes, 2013)
Christopher Nelson .... associate producer (10 episodes, 2013)
Mark Wolper .... executive producer (10 episodes, 2013)
Alexandra Cunningham .... consulting producer (10 episodes, 2014)
Liz Tigelaar .... consulting producer (10 episodes, 2014)
Nikki Toscano .... supervising producer (10 episodes, 2014)
Heather Meehan .... co-producer (10 episodes, 2015)
Pete Whyte .... associate producer (10 episodes, 2015)
Jeff Wadlow .... consulting producer (6 episodes, 2013)
Diane Ruggiero .... consulting producer (4 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Original Music by
Chris Bacon (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Cinematography by
John S. Bartley (5 episodes, 2013)
Tom Yatsko (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Film Editing by
Christopher Nelson (4 episodes, 2013)
Sarah Boyd (3 episodes, 2013)
Kevin Krasny (3 episodes, 2013)
David Eisenberg (3 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Casting by
Sara Isaacson (12 episodes, 2013-2014)
April Webster (10 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Production Design by
Mark S. Freeborn (24 episodes, 2013-2015)
Peter Bodnarus (6 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Art Direction by
Margot Ready (11 episodes, 2013-2015)
Tony Wohlgemuth (8 episodes, 2014)
Peter Bodnarus (4 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Rose Marie McSherry (6 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Costume Design by
Monique Prudhomme (21 episodes, 2013-2015)
 
Series Makeup Department
Cayley Giene .... makeup effects lab technician (30 episodes, 2013-2015)
Stacey Butterworth .... wig maker (20 episodes, 2013-2015)
Donna Bis .... key hair stylist (12 episodes, 2013-2015)
Sandy Lindala .... special MUFX: Lindala Schminken fx (10 episodes, 2013)
Lisa Taylor Roberts .... key makeup artist (10 episodes, 2013)
Rosa Terracciano .... assistant hair stylist (9 episodes, 2014)
Bill Terezakis .... special makeup effects designer (5 episodes, 2013)
Emanuela Daus .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Production Management
Heather Meehan .... unit production manager / production manager (22 episodes, 2013-2015)
Jenna Bauer .... post-production supervisor (19 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Pete Whyte .... first assistant director / assistant director / ... (11 episodes, 2013-2015)
Cindy Smith .... second assistant director (10 episodes, 2013)
Gordon Piper .... second assistant director (10 episodes, 2015)
Beth Welch .... third assistant director (10 episodes, 2015)
John Mavrogeorge .... first assistant director (5 episodes, 2014)
Richard Cowan .... first assistant director (3 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Art Department
David Hadaway .... assistant art director / set designer (30 episodes, 2013-2015)
Terry Weaver .... property master (30 episodes, 2013-2015)
Tony Beck .... lead dresser / lead gang boss (27 episodes, 2013-2015)
Natalie Michalchyshyn .... construction buyer (27 episodes, 2013-2015)
David Paul Hewitt White .... set dresser (15 episodes, 2014-2015)
Marko Lytviak .... paint coordinator (10 episodes, 2013)
Glenn Woodruff .... construction coordinator (10 episodes, 2013)
Shannon Gottlieb .... assistant set decorator (10 episodes, 2014)
Kristina Lyne .... graphic designer (8 episodes, 2014)
Kurt Bruun .... props (7 episodes, 2013)
Dan Petrescu .... lead painter (7 episodes, 2013)
Angela O'Sullivan .... set designer (6 episodes, 2015)
Margot Ready .... set designer (4 episodes, 2013)
Chad Kerychuk .... graphic artist (2 episodes, 2012-2014)
Chris Buffet .... graphics designer (2 episodes, 2013)
Leo Aza O'Leary .... props (1 episode, 2013-2014)
 
Series Sound Department
Brian Armstrong .... supervising sound editor / dialogue editor (30 episodes, 2013-2015)
Arno Stephanian .... supervising foley editor / foley editor / ... (25 episodes, 2013-2015)
Rickley W. Dumm .... sound effects editor (20 episodes, 2013-2015)
Alan Decker .... re-recording mixer / sound re-recording mixer (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Mark Noda .... production sound mixer / sound mixer (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Nello Torri .... re-recording mixer / sound re-recording mixer (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Michael Leder .... sound assistant (20 episodes, 2014-2015)
Brian Magerkurth .... sound mix technician (18 episodes, 2013-2014)
Thomas DeGorter .... supervising sound editor (10 episodes, 2013)
Michael Mullane .... supervising sound editor (10 episodes, 2013)
Kyle Billingsley .... foley mixer (10 episodes, 2014)
Noel Vought .... foley artist (10 episodes, 2014)
Brian Seagrave .... audio conform (7 episodes, 2014-2015)
Mark Allen .... sound effects editor (7 episodes, 2014)
Christopher Cleator .... adr recordist (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
Andy Stallabrass .... adr mixer (6 episodes, 2014)
Mark DeSimone .... adr mixer (4 episodes, 2013)
Miik Dinko .... adr mixer (3 episodes, 2014)
Jesse Dodd .... adr mixer (2 episodes, 2013)
Miguel Araujo .... adr mixer (2 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Special Effects by
Alex Burdett .... special effects coordinator / special effects supervisor (20 episodes, 2013-2015)
Terence J. Cox .... special effects technician / special effects (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Priyank Murarka .... digital compositor (12 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ivan Hayden .... visual effects supervisor (10 episodes, 2013)
James Rorick .... visual effects co-supervisor (10 episodes, 2013)
Adele Venables .... visual effects producer (10 episodes, 2013)
Rob Williams .... smoke artist (10 episodes, 2013)
April Fortin .... visual effects coordinator (10 episodes, 2015)
Mark Spatny .... visual effects producer (8 episodes, 2014)
Cory Virs .... visual effects artist (7 episodes, 2013-2014)
Pedro Colmenares .... digital compositor (7 episodes, 2014)
Catalina Acosta .... digital compositor (5 episodes, 2013)
Priyanka Wadhwani .... digital compositor (5 episodes, 2013)
Jason Korber .... digital supervisor (5 episodes, 2014)
Jess Brown .... visual effects supervisor (4 episodes, 2014)
Jeremy Graham .... visual effects coordinator (4 episodes, 2014)
Stephanie Kwok .... matte painter (4 episodes, 2014)
D. Eric Robinson .... visual effects supervisor (4 episodes, 2015)
Brent Boulet .... visual effects artist (3 episodes, 2014)
Luke Groves .... visual effects producer: Mr. X Inc. (3 episodes, 2015)
Trey Harrell .... cg supervisor: mr x. (3 episodes, 2015)
Josh Bryson .... digital compositor (2 episodes, 2014)
Richard Greenwood .... digital compositor (2 episodes, 2015)
Mike Leeming .... visual effects supervisor (2 episodes, 2015)
Eldose Madott .... Digital Compositor (2 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Stunts
Marny Eng .... stunt coordinator (10 episodes, 2013)
Kye Walstrom .... stunt double: Norman / stunt double / ... (6 episodes, 2014-2015)
Heidi Ford .... stunt double: Nicola Peltz / stunts: Dead Woman / ... (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
Gavin Buhr .... stunt actor / stunt performer (2 episodes, 2014)
Rob Hayter .... stunt double: Michael Eklund / stunt double: Micheal Eklund (2 episodes, 2014)
Owen Walstrom .... stunt rigger / stunt coordinator (2 episodes, 2014)
Cameron Hilts .... stunt double / stunt double: Freddie Highmore (2 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Dana Powers .... lighting technician (20 episodes, 2014-2015)
Mark Lunn .... focus puller (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
John Clothier .... "a" camera operator/steadicam (10 episodes, 2013)
David Tickell .... gaffer (10 episodes, 2013)
Tony Whiteside .... key grip (10 episodes, 2013)
Joseph Lederer .... still photographer (10 episodes, 2014)
Brad Mear .... best boy rigging grip (10 episodes, 2014)
Connor Welsh .... grip (10 episodes, 2014)
Colin Robson .... grip (10 episodes, 2015)
Ian Seabrook .... "b" camera operator (8 episodes, 2013)
Adam Bunz .... rigging grip (6 episodes, 2013)
Russell Hawkes .... dolly grip (6 episodes, 2013)
James M. Jackson .... best boy electric / lighting technician (6 episodes, 2013)
Jeremy Lundstrom .... second assistant camera (6 episodes, 2013)
Aaron Stewart .... lighting technician (6 episodes, 2013)
Joern Christian Novotny .... balloon light technician (5 episodes, 2013)
Dylan Paul .... balloon light technician (5 episodes, 2013)
Jeff Harvey .... rigging best boy (4 episodes, 2013)
Justin Bergler .... first assistant camera: "b" camera (3 episodes, 2013)
David Goyer .... rigging electrician (3 episodes, 2013)
Christina Kasperczyk .... "b" camera operator (2 episodes, 2013)
Ed 'Animal' Schulz .... grip (2 episodes, 2013)
Kathian Pascal .... grip (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Casting Department
Corinne Clark .... canadian casting / casting: Vancouver (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Jennifer Page .... canadian casting / casting: Vancouver (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Jessica F. Sherman .... casting assistant / casting associate (12 episodes, 2013-2015)
Adam Goodell .... casting assistant (10 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Alison Fraser .... assistant costume designer / costume coordinator (17 episodes, 2013-2014)
Lise Hache .... assistant costume designer (7 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Editorial Department
Philip Azenzer .... final colorist (10 episodes, 2013)
Zach Hammill .... post-production assistant (10 episodes, 2013)
Mike Moore .... post-production coordinator (10 episodes, 2013)
Mark A. Hawkins .... post-production assistant (10 episodes, 2014)
Ryan Jickling .... digital dailies assistant (10 episodes, 2014)
Matthew McCluggage .... post-production coordinator (10 episodes, 2014)
Frank Robinson .... colorist: dailies (10 episodes, 2015)
Patrick Lermitte .... digital dailies supervisor (8 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ryan Neatha Johnson .... assistant editor (7 episodes, 2013-2014)
Disha Patel-Webb .... assistant editor (5 episodes, 2014)
Marla K. Bechtel .... assistant editor / additional editing (4 episodes, 2013)
Frederick Wardell .... assistant editor (3 episodes, 2013)
Evan Gervais .... dailies technician (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Music Department
Mark Graham .... head of music preparation (30 episodes, 2013-2015)
Joe Zimmerman .... music preparation (30 episodes, 2013-2015)
Robert Litton .... orchestrator (24 episodes, 2013-2015)
Gregory Jamrok .... music preparation (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Michael T. Ryan .... music editor (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
James T. Hill .... music scoring mixer (15 episodes, 2013-2014)
Kerri K. Drootin .... music supervisor (10 episodes, 2013)
Paul S. Henning .... musician: violin (10 episodes, 2014)
Tim Davies .... conductor (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Transportation Department
Larry Tardif .... transportation captain / driver: honeywagon (14 episodes, 2014-2015)
Scott Irvine .... transportation coordinator (12 episodes, 2014-2015)
David Holm .... transportation coordinator (10 episodes, 2013)
Suzanne Doerkson .... driver: cast (10 episodes, 2014)
Ron Irvine .... transportation captain (7 episodes, 2013)
Dave Miller .... driver: cast (7 episodes, 2013)
Carrie O'Bray .... transportation co-captain (7 episodes, 2013)
Mark Hoeppner .... fuel truck driver (4 episodes, 2013)
Barrie Poirier .... picture car wrangler (4 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Other crew
Jennifer Metcalf .... production coordinator (22 episodes, 2013-2015)
Carmen Siegers .... assistant production coordinator (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Brett Nielsen .... assistant production coordinator (20 episodes, 2014-2015)
Abraham Fraser .... location manager (10 episodes, 2013)
Andrea Fraser-Winsby .... clearance coordinator (10 episodes, 2013)
Carol Green-Lundy .... script supervisor (10 episodes, 2013)
Jane McKernan .... production accountant (10 episodes, 2013)
Greggory Nations .... script coordinator (10 episodes, 2013)
Jina Johnson .... assistant location Manager / assistant location manager (10 episodes, 2014-2015)
Lawrence Epstein .... post production producer (10 episodes, 2014)
Torrey Speer .... writers' assistant / writers assistant (10 episodes, 2014)
Leanne Clerihue .... production assistant (10 episodes, 2015)
Mark MacDonald .... production assistant (10 episodes, 2015)
Tim Smith .... assistant production coordinator (10 episodes, 2015)
Anthony Wittrock .... production assistant (10 episodes, 2015)
Tony N. Kung'u .... assistant to producer (8 episodes, 2013-2014)
Stephen Ostir .... production assistant (8 episodes, 2014)
Roderick Dryden Morrison .... production assistant / key production assistant (7 episodes, 2014)
Carmen Schimmers .... production assistant (7 episodes, 2014)
Kyle Sevier .... production assistant (7 episodes, 2015)
Mike Atwater .... production assistant (6 episodes, 2013)
Angélique Nonorgue .... production assistant (6 episodes, 2015)
Nicole Reid Naziel .... production assistant (5 episodes, 2013-2014)
Kofi Boateng .... key production assistant (5 episodes, 2013)
Kristian Messere .... utility stand-in / stand-in: male utility (5 episodes, 2013)
Theodore Bocolas .... office production assistant (4 episodes, 2013)
Lawrence Lau .... computer/video playback operator (4 episodes, 2013)
James Forrester .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2014)
Kendrie Upton .... location manager (4 episodes, 2014)
Ian Doig .... animal coordinator (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
Bill Balas .... staff writer (3 episodes, 2013)
Sarah Vallim .... production assistant (2 episodes, 2014)
Derek Carlson .... production assistant (2 episodes, 2015)
Stephanie Stanton-Linder .... animal trainer (2 episodes, 2015)
Nick Watson .... production assistant (2 episodes, 2015)
 

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45 min
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Certification:
Australia:MA15+ | Brazil:12 (some episodes) | Brazil:14 (some episodes) | Brazil:16 (some episodes) | Canada:14A | Canada:13+ (Quebec) | Netherlands:12 | Singapore:PG13 (edited TV version) | South Korea:15 | USA:TV-14 | USA:TV-MA (some episodes)

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Trivia:
Max Thieriot and Vera Farmiga both starred in horror films before this. Farmiga has quite a list as being the star in both Orphan (2009) and The Conjuring (2013) and Thieriot as the leading man in Wes Craven's My Soul to Take (2010) in which he has a split personality just like Norman Bates.See more »
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Norma Louise Bates:Why do crazy people keep gravitating towards me?See more »
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How old is Norman Bates meant to be?
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44 out of 71 people found the following review useful.
Great cast , interesting episodes so far, 26 March 2013
Author: Ryan Fish from United States

I wasn't expecting much from this series but a combination of good cast and fun episodes makes me look forward to this series on Mondays, right after The Following :D. The two main characters also are fantastic in the show. Freddie Highmore is always great in his roles and he even looks like a younger Norman. He puts on a very believable, soon to be psycho, Norman bates. And of course Verga Farmiga is also great as the overprotective mother.

Only thing I don't like so far is how "close" the mother/son are. Hopefully it doesn't turn into something like incest which would be a big turn off to the show.

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