The internal story of that, for a woman, is a really interesting one. We never really got to see that. In Psycho , you just see the outside of that more. ET for its fifth and final season. Save FB Tweet ellipsis More.
Vera Farmiga from Bates Motel -- Hot or Not?
Interview: Vera Farmiga and Kerry Ehrin of Bates Motel
At the time, she was too preoccupied with another great director to give that classic Hitchcock thriller the scrutiny she since has. At first I nodded and considered bluffing him. Nevertheless, despite half a dozen upcoming movies in the can, this first-generation Ukrainian American from New Jersey has followed better scripts and larger audiences to television. So I was game to do cable, because so much good film work goes unseen. And the caliber of television today is so high.
The Contenders: Vera Farmiga cozies up to ‘Bates Motel’
The season aired on Mondays at 9 p. The season received positive reviews from television critics,  and the premiere episode drew in a total of 3. For the second season, Nestor Carbonell , who recurred as Sheriff Alex Romero throughout the first season, was upgraded to a series regular.
When did you first see Psycho, and what kind of impression did it make? Vera Farmiga: I remember thinking that what was so special about it was that it was a story about a psychopath who was very charming. I think that was most impactful for me. KE: When my partner on this project, Carlton Cuse, and I started working on it, it was very important to think about who the mother was. I had to remind many, many people involved with the project that [the story] is told through the lens of a crazy guy.