A&E has renewed its freshman hit drama series, 'Bates Motel' starring Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore for a second season.
'Bates Motel' premiered to over three million viewers which is huge for a series on A&E. Its subsiquent episodes have been consistent and have been hovering around 2.5 million. The series is the first for A&E after only airing syndicated series and reality television.
Here is a list of the aleady-aired episodes:
01 - First You Dream, Then You Die - March 18 - 3.04 million viewers
02 - Nice Town You Picked, Norma - March 25 - 2.84 million viewers
03 - What's Wrong With Norman - April 1 - 2.82 million viewers
04 - Trust Me - April 8 - 2.30 million viewers
'Bates Motel' will conclude its freshman run on May 20 with its tenth episode. Season two will also include 10 episodes and will premiere in early 2014.