The second season of Bates Motel consisted of 10 episodes and premiered on A&E on March 3, 2014. The season concluded on May 5, 2014. The series itself is described as a “contemporary prequel” to the 1960 film Psycho and follows the life of Norman Bates and his mother Norma prior to the events portrayed in the Hitchcock film. The series takes place in the fictional town of White Pine Bay, Oregon. The season received positive reviews from television critics, and the premiere episode drew in a total of 3.07 million viewers.
Country of origin United States
No. of episodes 10
Original channel A&E
Original run March 3, 2014 – May 5, 2014