Season 1, Episode 6
|Airdate||April 22nd, 2013|
|Writer||Carlton Cuse; Kerry Ehrin|
|Producer||Cory Bird; Carlton Cuse; Kerry Ehrin; Tucker Gates; Justis Greene; Roy Lee; John Powers Middleton; Christopher Nelson; Jeff Wadlow; Jamie Kaye Wheeler; Mark Wolper|
|Starring||Vera Farmiga; Freddie Highmore; Max Thieriot; Olivia Cooke; Nicola Peltz|
|Next||"The Man in Number 9"|
"The Truth" is the sixth episode of season one of the suspense thriller series Bates Motel. The episode was directed by Tucker Gates and written by Carlton Cuse and Kerry Ehrin. It first aired on A&E on Monday, April 22nd, 2013. In this episode, Norma Bates learns the truth about her new love interest, Zack Shelby, and his involvement with Keith Summers and their Asian slave ring. Shelby turns against Norma and tries to kill both she and her sons. Dylan Massett gets them out of the house and defends his family against the psychotic deputy. Also, Norma tells Dylan the truth about what really happened to her ex-husband, Sam Bates.
Principal Cast Edit
|Vera Farmiga||Norma Bates|
|Freddie Highmore||Norman Bates|
|Max Thieriot||Dylan Massett|
|Olivia Cooke||Emma Decody|
|Nicola Peltz||Bradley Martin |
Guest Stars Edit
|David Cubitt||Sam Bates|
|Mike Vogel||Deputy Zack Shelby|
Notes & Trivia Edit
- This is the third episode of Bates Motel directed by Tucker Gates. He previously directed "Nice Town You Picked, Norma". His next episode is "Underwater".
- This is the second episode of Bates Motel co-written by Carlton Cuse. He previously wrote "First You Dream, Then You Die". His next episode is "Underwater".
- This is the third episode of Bates Motel co-written by Kerry Ehrin. She previoulsy wrote "Nice Town You Picked, Norma". Her next episode is "The Man in Number 9".
- Bradley Martin does not appear in this episode.
- This is the second appearance of Gil. He appeared last in "Nice Town You Picked, Norma". He appears next in "A Boy and His Dog".
- First appearance of Remo. He appears next in "A Boy and His Dog".
- This is the sixth appearance of Zack Shelby; dies in this episode. He appeared last in "Ocean View". He makes a final appearance in flashback/recap and as a corpse in "The Man in Number 9"
- Second appearance of Sam Bates, who appears in flashback only. He made a brief appearance as a corpse in the series' pilot, "First You Dream, Then You Die".
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External Links Edit
- ↑ Credited, but does not appear in this episode.