A&E is checking out of Bates Motel. Producers announced during the show’s panel today at San Diego Comic-Con that the fifth season of the Psycho prequel will be its last.
Bates Motel centers on Norma Bates (Vera Farmiga) and her son, Norman (Freddie Highmore). Both actors have drawn praise for their performances, receiving Emmy and Critics Choice TV Awards nominations. Max Thieriot, Olivia Cooke and Nestor Carbonell co-star.
Bates Motel, from Universal Television, is executive produced by Kerry Ehrin and Carlton Cuse.