There were so many spoilers and teasers revealed about several shows at Comic-Con, including "Bates Motel." The show was an instant success and the second season was even better than the first. So what can fans expect when Norma and Norman Bates return on A&E? On Aug. 12, Comic Book Resources revealed some clues on what might happen.
Executive producers Carlton Cuse and Kerry Ehrin, along with actors Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Olivia Cooke, Kenny Johnson and Nestor Carbonell were in attendance. Even though a lot is still being kept under wraps, there were some hints on what might happen on "Bates Motel" season 3.
Farmiga said that Kenny Johnson is a revelation and there is quite a bit to be explored. Johnson plays Caleb, Norma's brother. The two have a lot of issues from their childhood. Johnson said that his character will need to find answers for himself. Ohrin stated that there is a lot of unfinished business between the siblings, but there are some mysteries that need to be solved in the writer's room before it can be put on television. Fans will have to wait and see how Norma and Caleb's relationship evolves and what will happen at the end.
Another revelation revolves around the star of the show, Norman Bates. Highmore said that one side of Norman is "completely innocent and will remain innocent." However, he can still become dangerous and evil. He wouldn't say if good or evil would win, but if the show is going to lean in the direction of the movie, "Psycho," viewers already have a pretty good idea of how it will turn out.
Norma will not give up control of Norman and sending him somewhere for help is out of the question. There is no doubt that she loves her son tremendously, but there are some things a parent can't help their child with. In her mind, mother and son will ride out Norman's issues together. Farmiga added,
"She genuinely thinks she can glue back the pieces and heal him."
Last season, Norma kissed her son and fans have been wondering about that scene. Vera Farmiga explained that her character is a broken-down lioness who is trying to protect her cub. She added,
"... and she's gonna get her licks."
What do you think is going to happen in "Bates Motel" season 3? The show is expected to return in March 2015.