"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.
Abernathy (Jere Burns) grabs Norma in her car and puts a gun to her head. He tells her that Shelby owed him $150K from their last batch of girls, and he knows Norma has it. He tells her to bring the money to the pier at midnight, and Norma, not seeing any other options, agrees to meet.