"Bates Motel," serves as a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film, "Psycho," and promises to give viewers an intimate portrayal of how Norman Bates’ psyche unravels through his teenage years.
Fans will have access to the dark, twisted backstory and learn first hand just how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma, truly is and how she helped forge the most famous serial killer of them all. “Bates Motel” is produced by Universal Television for A&E Network.
Carlton Cuse ("Lost") and Kerry Ehrin ("Friday Night Lights") serve as executive producers for Carlton Cuse Productions.
Meanwhile, Sheriff Romero (Nestor Carbonell) has a talk with Nick Ford (Michael O'Neill). In addition to being Miss Watson's father, Nick is the head of one of the two drug families that run White Pine Bay, and Romero thinks he may have been involved in the murder of Gil Norton.