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‘Bates Motel’ Extends Stay With Two-Season Renewal Through 2017

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 15, 2015 @ 1:27 PM
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A&E’s Bates Motel closed up shop for Season 3 with a somewhat uncertain finality, but the network has little doubt over keeping Norman on track for a Psycho future. Not only will Norman and Norma keep the Bates Motel open through Season 4, but the network has ordered a fifth (and potentially final?) season as well.

Did the ‘Bates Motel’ Season 3 Finale ‘Unconscious’-ly Jump the ‘Psycho’ Gun?

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 11, 2015 @ 9:01 PM
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The Bates Motel has once again closed up shop for another season, and with it Norma and Norman inched ever-closer to their Alfred Hitchcock Psycho roots. Season 3 finale “Unconscious” put a major nail in the coffin, killing off a character present since the very pilot, and simultaneously paying major homage to the classic film, but has A&E’s horror-thriller finally jumped the gun?

‘Bates Motel’ Season 3 Trailer: We All Go A Little Mad Sometimes

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 18, 2015 @ 9:49 AM
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Bates Motel Season 3 has already taken a few pre-orders for its March 9 premiere, debuting photos and teasers of the third year transformation toward Alfred Hitchcock’s classic Psycho, but the first trailer might be the most disturbing yet. Bloody (and sexy) times lie ahead for Norman and Norma Bates, so see for yourself in the first full look at Bates Motel Season 3!

‘Bates Motel’ Season 3 Photos: Has Norman’s Next Victim Been Revealed?

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 11, 2015 @ 10:47 AM
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Less than a month will see ‘Psycho’ fans booking a third stay at A&E’s ‘Bates Motel,’ and young Norman is becoming more like his Hitchcock namesake than ever before. Preview the next round of White Pine Bay horror with the first photos of ‘Bates Motel’ season 3, and what ‘Psycho’ killers they hold!

‘Bates Motel’ Season 3 Gets March Premiere, Spoilery New Synopsis

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 9, 2015 @ 11:41 AM
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‘Bates Motel’ hasn’t been bashful about offering a peep or two of new horror, but the fledgling ‘Psycho’ is officially off the wall for a season 3 return. A&E has taken a stab at scheduling ‘Bates Motel’ season 3's official March premiere, with a brand-new spoilery synopsis of twists and turns to come.

‘Bates Motel’ Season 3 Goes A Bit More ‘Psycho’ in First Teaser

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 19, 2014 @ 3:03 PM
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A&E’s ‘Bates Motel’ has been pretty quiet on the western front, but with season 3 set to open in March 2015, Norman and Norma are gearing up for the busy season. Watch Freddie Highmore go a bit more ‘Psycho’ as our first look at ‘Bates Motel’ season 3 recreates an iconic moment from the original Hitchcock film!

'Bates Motel' Season 2 Wrap-Up: Will Norman Go Full 'Psycho' in Season 3?

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 6, 2014 @ 4:06 PM
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Last night brought the second season of A&E's breakout 'Psycho' prequel drama 'Bates Motel' to a close with "The Immutable Truth," as Norman (Freddie Highmore) and Norma (Vera Farmiga) were forced to confront the boy's darker side and answer for the mysterious murder that capped off the first season. Now, producer Kerry Ehrin previews the turbulent landscape of season 3 and explains some of the finale's creepier moments.

'Bates Motel' Season 3: A&E Renews 'Psycho' Prequel for 2015

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 7, 2014 @ 3:43 PM
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Welp, if you're going to tell the story of a young Norman Bates growing up to become the 'Psycho' we all know and love, it wouldn't make a terrible amount of sense to quit after the second season. A&E officially renewed Vera Farmiga's Norma and Freddie Highmore's Norman for 'Bates Motel' season 3, set to open up for business in 2015.

'Bates Motel' Season 2 Gets 'Talking Dead'-Style Post Show 'After Hours'

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 24, 2014 @ 12:45 PM
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'The Walking Dead''s post-airing talk show, 'Talking Dead,' changed the landscape for event TV, as 'Breaking Bad,' 'Sons of Anarchy' and even Marvel's 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' dabbled in their own post-shows. The latest to follow the trend is none other than A&E's prequel drama 'Bates Motel,' which will now air its own live talk show after the March 3 premiere, dubbed 'Bates Motel: After Hours.'

New 'Bates Motel' Season 2 Trailer Gets Tense: "I Will Die if You Leave!"

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 7, 2014 @ 8:45 PM
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http://youtu.be/cET0kPI1yGQ
The second season of A&E prequel drama 'Bates Motel' won't officially open for business until March 3, though the footage and photos we've glimpsed of the new episodes have been largely fleeting. Tension is a slow boil as always now that A&E has scared up a brand new trailer for the premiere that highlights just how tense things will get this season at the 'Bates Motel.'