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It's Official: "Bates Motel" Will Close After Season 5

Additionally, Rihanna will appear as Marion Crane in the final season.   Read More...

Bates Motel Team Talks Season 5's 'New' Mother, 'Racy' Norma/Norman Moments and the Series' Final Scene

Bates Motel fans who are still in mourning over Normas demise can rest assured that not only will we get a lot more of Vera Farmiga in Season 5, well also get much better acquainted with the Mother in Normans head in essence, a whole new character. Were gonna get to spend more time []

Bates Motel to End on A&E After 5 Seasons

Bates Motel will end after five seasons, producers announced at SanDiego Comic-Con on Friday. The A&E Psycho prequel series wrapped Season 4 in May, and will return for one final 10-episode outing in 2017. Newsof the dramas imminent conclusion merely confirms what many of the shows viewers had been expecting following the itsdramatic season finale, which saw the death of one of the series main characters....   Read More...

Comic-Con: Rihanna Joins A&E's Bates Motel as Marion Crane

Producers announced Friday that Rihanna, a woman you love, will take on the iconic role....   Read More...

Bates Motel Casts Rihanna as Marion Crane for Season 5 -

It’s curtains for Rihanna — shower curtains, to be exact. The pop star/actress has been tapped to appear in the fifth and final season of Bates Motel as Marion Crane, the ill-fated character that Janet Leigh played in Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho, it was announced at Friday’s Comic-Con panel for the A&E drama. Read the full article at .

Bates Motel Casting Marion Crane: 8 Actresses We'd Go Psycho For

Roles dont come much more to-die-for than Marion Crane, the unfortunate soul who took moviedoms coldestshower in Psycho. And, since Carlton Cuse executive producer of A&Es sublime prequel, Bates Motel recently revealed to TVLine that Season 5 would findNormans best-known victimchecking in, the hunt is on for a top-notch actress who will really, []

Bates Motel: [Spoiler]'s Death Sets Stage for Completely Psycho Season 5

The following story contains spoilers from Mondays Bates Motel finale, so proceed at your own peril. Lets get the bad news out of the way first:Yes, Norma has indeed checked out ofBates Motel a fact made painfully crystal clear in the opening moments of Mondays heartbreaking Season 4 finale. And the good news? As []

Bates Motel Season 5 to Introduce Psycho Icon Marion Crane

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the shower Bates Motel, which in Mondays Season 4 climax teedup a truly Psycho final season by killing off matriarch Norma Bates, is planning tointroducethe films most iconic victim, Marion Crane. In an interview with TVLine, exec producer Carlton Cuse teased, We do hope []

'Bates Motel' boss previews 'shocking' finale: Is Norma dead?

Is Norma dead? Thats the question facing Bates Motel fans as we head into the shows season 4 finale. And all we can really say is: Youre about to find out. Weve been very secretive about episode 10 because after the events of 9, youre shocked, youre reeling, executive producer...   Read More...

Bates Motel Bosses Explain That 'Devastating' Twist

If you have yet to watch Mondays Bates Motel, check out (ha!) of this story now before its too late Bates Motel unleashed the mother of all plot twists in Mondays penultimate Season 4 episode. At least we think it did. During the hours haunting final act, Norman (Freddie Highmore) set outto take a forever []