Xfinity On Demand Comcast Subscribers Can Check In to Bates Motel Early

Source Name:


Source Url:

Post Thumb:


The media landscape is changing in new and exciting ways. VOD releases are gaining in popularity, TV shows and movies are readily available online, and now, if you get Xfinity On Demand through Comcast, you can be among the first to see “Bates Motel” a week before anyone.

Yep, you can check out Episode 1 right now, a full week before the series’ official premiere on March 18th. Lucky bastards.

A&E Network will premiere the new original scripted drama series “Bates Motel” from executive producers Carlton Cuse (“Lost”) and Kerry Ehrin (“Friday Night Lights”) on Monday, March 18th, at 10 PM ET/PT. “Bates Motel” 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.

The series stars Academy Award nominee Vera Farmiga (Up in the Air, The Departed), Freddie Highmore (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Finding Neverland), Max Thieriot (Disconnect), Olivia Cooke (Blackout), and Nicola Peltz (The Last Airbender). Season One also co-stars Nestor Carbonell (“Lost,” The Dark Knight Rises) and Mike Vogel (“Pan Am”). “Bates Motel” is produced by Universal Television for A&E Network. Cuse and Ehrin serve as executive producers for Carlton Cuse Productions.

Series Premiere Synopsis – “First You Dream, Then You Die” (3/18/13 air date):
Norma Bates buys a motel on the outskirts of an idyllic coastal town seeking a fresh start with her teenage son, the handsome and shy Norman.

For more info visit the official “Bates Motel” website.

Xfinity On Demand Comcast Subscribers Can Check-in to Bates Motel Early

Got news? Click here to submit it!
Go psycho in the comments section below!

Image Type 1:

Get this site 100% Ad Free Support Us on Patreon!

Steve Barton

You're such an inspiration for the ways that I will never, ever choose to be.

Get Your Box of Dread Now
*US Residents Only .
  • Masked Slasher

    No shit?

    Watching it tonight. I remain skeptical but optimistic.

    • The Woman In Black

      Let us know what you think – we’ve seen the first 3 eps, and Farmiga and Highmore both hit it out of the park as far as I’m concerned. At first the updated time frame seemed a bit odd, but after 15 minutes or so, we could see where they’re going with it and are now totally on board.