A&E is moving swiftly on Bates Motel which has a 10-episode order. The series begins in 2013.
Carlton Cuse and Kerry Ehrin are acting as showrunners. Of Farmiga's involved, Cuse says: "We are delighted to welcome Vera Farmiga to Bates Motel. She is a phenomenal talent who has demonstrated incredible range and intelligence in a number of landmark film roles, and we couldn’t be more excited to have her join our project."