First look at A&E’s new Young Norman Bates Adventures, Bates Motel

Charlie and the cross-dressing, homicidal dead-momma factory.

A&E has unveiled a first look at “Bates Motel”, the “Psycho”-inspired TV series starring “Chocolate Factory”‘s Freddie Highmore as Norman Bates – before his downfall.

Oscar Nominee Vera Farmiga (“Up in the Air”) plays Bates’ mother.

One of 2013’s highlights by the looks.