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Why Rihannas Bates Motel turn cant top the original

Warning: Spoilers ahead from Episode 505 of Bates Motel Janet Leigh received an Oscar nomination for her performance as the doomed bank robber Marion Crane in Alfred Hitchcocks masterpiece Psycho. Based on Monday nights episode of Bates Motel, Rihanna shouldnt expect to see her name among the guest-star nominees at this years Emmy Awards. To... ...Read More...

Bates Motel Bosses Talk 'Same-Sex' Twist, Confirm Rihanna Body Double

Holy Bates and switch! The buzz surroundingthis weeks Bates Motel was squarely focused on Rihannas much anticipated introduction as ill-fated Psycho icon Marion Crane, but it was a shocking revelation about Norman or should we say Norma? that willlikely settongues wagging. (We suspect Marions big episode comes next week.) Midway through Mondays installment, []

Bates Motel Showrunners On Casting Rihanna As Marion Crane

What we wanted to do was cast someone who wouldnt be a pale imitation of Janet Leigh.   ...Read More...

Bates Motel Welcomes Rihanna as Marion Crane: The Unlikely Story Behind the Superstar's Casting

Bates Motel exec producer Carlton Cuse experienced his Rihanna-as-Marion-Crane epiphany while flipping through the pages of a magazine. I was reading a profile of her in Vanity Fair and all of a sudden she says that Bates Motelis her favorite television show, and I was like, What?' Cuse recalls to TVLine aheadof the singers debut []

'Bates Motel' Bosses Preview Rihanna's Debut as Marion Crane

Rihanna makes her acting debut on the A&E series in an iconic role.  ...Read More...

'Bates Motel' Duo Reteam for NBC Drama 'Long Distance'

Star Freddie Highmore and co-showrunner Kerry Ehrin are developing an hourlong romantic comedy.   ...Read More...

Bates Motel's Nestor Carbonell Joins Fox's Behind Enemy Lines Pilot

Bates Motel lawman Nestor Carbonell is taking up residence at Fox via a starring role in the networks Behind Enemy Lines pilot. Additionally,Colm Feore (The Borgias, House of Cards) has joined the small-screen adaptation as a series regular. Loosely based on the 2001 Owen Wilson/Gene Hackman movie, the potential Fox seriesis described as a military []

Executive Producer Carlton Cuse to Make Surprising Cameo on 'Bates Motel' Final Season

Cuse, who lends his deep voice as the narrator of the series, reportedly will make a surprising cameo appearance in an upcoming episode of the fifth season of the series. ...Read More...

Bates Motel's Max Thieriot to Play a Young Navy SEAL in CBS Drama Pilot

Hes checking out of Bates Motel soon, but Max Thieriot already has his next TV destinationmapped out. The actor has signed to star in CBS untitled Navy SEAL drama pilot, according to our sister site Deadline. The pilot, penned by Ben Cavell (Justified), follows a team ofNavy SEALs as they plan and carry out death-defyingmissions []

Bates Motel's Freddie Highmore to Star in ABC Drama Pilot The Good Doctor

Here are six words sure tosend a shiver down your spine: Dr.Norman Bates is scrubbing in! Bates Motel vetFreddie Highmorehas landed the title role in The Good Doctor, ABCs medical drama pilot from House creator David Shore, TVLine has learned. The potential series finds Highmore who recently wrapped production onBates Motels current fifth and []