“Bates Motel” episode 1.07, “The Man In Number 9” seems fairly intense if only because that creepy guy from “Justified” is in it. In the episode, “As The Bates Motel welcomes its first guest, Norman learns that popular girls come with many complications.”
A&E’s “Bates Motel,” from executive producers Carlton Cuse (“Lost”) and Kerry Ehrin (“Friday Night Lights”), is 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 of Norman Bates and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma, truly is.
“Bates Motel” airs on A&E Mondays @ 10/9c. Head inside to check out the teaser.