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Bates Motel Season 4 Poster: Desecent Into Madness

Norman and Norma Bates are about to merge into one. At least in Norman Bates' mind. I'm pretty sure Norma will remain clueless as to exactly far down the rabbit hole her son has fallen, even though she will continue trying to get her son help when Bates Motel returns in March. We've seen this look on Norman's face before, but clutching pearls just gives it a whole new level of lunacy, don't you think?    Read More...

Bates Motel Season 4 Tease: Down the Drain

You know what's been so terribly difficult about watching Bates Motel? Knowing the trajectory Norman and Norma were taking and that there was nothing to be done to stop it. The teaser for Bates Motel Season 4 features a haunting version of "Where Did Our Love Go," which should give us plenty to chew on as we wait for March 7. But no...there is so much more!   Read More...

Bates Motel Season 4: First Teaser Features Chilling Homage to Psycho

Bates Motelfinally appears to be heading down the drain so to speak in Season 4. A&E on Sunday released a 30-second teaser for the upcoming run of episodes, which finds Freddie Highmore and Vera Farmigas characters literally staring down the barrel of a gun as they scream to each other in the dark. []

Born This Way Renewed; Bates Motel & Damien Get Premiere Dates On A&E TCA

A&E Network has renewed itsdocuseries Born This Way and set premiere dates for the fourth season of its flagship drama series Bates Motel and the debut of The Omen sequel series Damien , which moved over to A&E from Lifetime . Produced by Bunim-Murray Productions, Born This Way follows a group of seven young adults born with Down syndrome, along with their family and friends in Southern California. Since its December 8th premiere, Born This Way has grown steadily across

Bates Motel Adds Jaime Ray Newman

Jaime Ray Newman is taking up residency at 'Bates Motel'. The ubiquitous guest star (Veronica Mars, Drop Dead Diva, Grimm) will recur heavily in the A&E drama's upcoming season, our sister site Deadline reports. Newman's character, Rebecca Hamilton, is a former love of Alex's who still carries a torch for him. The actress most recently played Allison...

Damon Gupton Joins Bates Motel; Trieste Kelly Dunn In Blindspot

Damon Gupton ( The Player) has booked a recurring role on the upcoming fourth season of A&Es Psycho prequel Bates Motel . Gupton will play Dr. Gregg Edwards, described as Resident Doctor at Pineview Mental Institution. He walks a fine line between professional curiosity and personal investment in his patients' lives. Gupton, repped by SMS Talent, Harden Curtis, and Brookside Artist Management, was most recently a series regular on NBCs The Player.   Read More...

Bates Motel Star Freddy Highmore, John Hurt Join The Journey

Freddy Highmore, John Hurt , and Toby Stephens have signed on to join IM Globals The Journey, the company announced Thursday. The film is a fictionalized account of the relationship betweentwo implacable enemies, Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness, forced to take a short journey together in which they will take a leap of faith and change the course of modern Irish and British history. It is at this moment that the future of Irish and British history is altered, as two sworn enemies put their past actions behind them and begin to forge a friendship that would lead to them being known as The Chuckle Brothers.   Read More...

Emmy Screening Room: Bates Motel's Vera Farmiga Gets Caught

June 26 the cutoff date for the 2015 Emmy Awards nomination voting is only a day away. And thats a source of both great anticipation and nameless dread for those of us obsessed with quality television. Team TVLine has already brought you our Dream Emmy Ballots in 10 key Emmy races click here to see []

Bates Motel Renewed for 2 More Seasons by A&E Network

A&E Network has ordered a mother load of additional episodes of Bates Motel. The cable channel called for 20 more episodes or two more seasons of its critically acclaimed series on Monday. The new runswill beginairing next year. The vision of our incredible creative team has exposed the steady breakdown of the relationship between Norman and Norma Bates, saidRob Sharenow, executive vice president and general manager, A&E and Lifetime. We are thrilled to bring fans two more seasons to witness the next stages of Normans transformation into the most notorious psychopath in cinematic history.    Read More...

Bates Motel Season 3: 11 Reasons We Loved It!

When it came time to do the TV Fanatic Report Card for Bates Motel Season 3 , it was apparent the deck was stacked. Passing with flying colors, the best way to present this season was to point out all of reasons we love Bates Motel Season 3, because there were simply no negatives. The closest we came was a semi-lackluster finale with Bates Motel Season 3 Episode 10 , but even that propelled our beloved and whacked out Norman Bates right onto the path he's been destined to take, so it still receives high marks. It's we're giving it a grade? It earns an A without question.  Read More...