Bates Motel Season Five Analysis

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According to Bates Motel Season 5 lead actor Freddie Highmore, the show “Feels fresh and new.” He said this after revealing that he had a hand in writing the season. The show runners of Bates Motel Season 5 had given Highmore writing freedom. Most television shows encourage their actors to immerse themselves in the creative process of the shows they are casted in. In Bates Motel particularly, Freddie Highmore made his own twist on Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho thriller. His take on one of the most dysfunctional pairs in the fictional world is different from other writers. His co-star Vera Farmiga, who plays Norma Bates, attested to that. During an exclusive interview, High more revealed his creative process in penning parts of the show. Specifically,
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