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The first season of 'Bates Motel' premiered in March 2013 and concluded in May 2013. The season consisted of 10 episodes and aired on Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on A&E. The series 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.