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Five Norman Bates

The similarities between Freddie Highmore and Anthony Perkins in their respective roles as, ‘Norman Bates’ in their respective, ‘Psycho’ installments is uncanny!

So like alot of movie villains and heroes who have been around for several decades, Norman Bates has also gone through several iterations over the decades… And so I thought you guys might enjoy these five Norman Bates images and trailers/scenes from the movies they came from!

5: Bates Motel (TV Series) – Norman Bates was played by: Freddie Highmore (The Canterville Ghost).

Freddie Highmore terrifies audiences as ‘Norman Bates’ in the tv series, ‘Bates Motel.’

4: Bates Motel (TV Movie) – Norman Bates was played by: Kurt Paul (The Confessional).

Could not find any direct images of him… And since I have never seen him on screen… I could not find anything, but here is the trailer for the 1987 TV Movie!

3: Psycho 2 (1983) – Norman Bates as a child was played by: Oz Perkins (Star Trek).

Osgood played young, ‘Norman Bates’ in the sequel to Hitchcock’s classic, ‘Psycho’ starring his father as an older, ‘Norman Bates’!

2: Psycho 4: The Beginning (1990) – Young Norman Bates was played by: Henry Thomas (E.T.: The Extraterrestrial).

Anthony Perkins, Henry Thomas and Olivia Hussey on the set of Psycho 4 (1990)!

1: Psycho (1960) – Psycho 4 (1990): Norman Bates was played first as a young man in Psycho, and then as a progessively older Norman Bates through out the series by: Anthony Perkins (Edge Of Sanity).

Anthony Perkins as, ‘Norman Bates’ in, Psycho (1960)!
Anthony Perkns as, ‘Norman Bates’ in Psycho 2 (1983)!
Anthony Perkins as, ‘Norman Bates’ in Psycho 3 (1986)!


Anthony Perkins as, ‘Norman Bates’ in Psycho 4: The Beginning (1990)!


These in my opinion are the most relevant Norman Bates actors and their versions of the characters from their respective, Movies/TV Series!

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