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Rihanna to Play Psycho's Marion Crane on 'Bates Motel' Final Season

Rihanna to Play Psycho's Marion Crane on 'Bates Motel' Final Season

Rihanna has just been cast to portray Psycho‘s Marion Crane on Bates Motel‘s final season!

During the show’s panel at San Diego Comic-Con, producers confirmed that the 28-year-old entertainer will play Janet Leigh‘s iconic role on the Psycho prequel’s fifth season.

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“We wanted to thrust the iconic role into a contemporary spotlight and redefine it in a meaningful and exciting new way. We also heard Rihanna was a fan of the show, and we were huge fans of hers, so it was the perfect collision of creativity and fate,” the producers said in a statement.

Although Rihanna couldn’t make it to Comic-Con, she sent a video to fans saying that she’s “about to check into the Bates Motel” and to “stay tuned.”

Check out Rihanna making the announcement inside…

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Posted to: 2016 Comic-Con, 2016 san diego comic con, Rihanna

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  • je40

    I think the earth’s rotation was just thrown off by every deceased writer, director, and producer spinning in their graves.

  • Naynay

    interesting lets see what she got

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  • Jess

    Well, they just ruined it.

  • Faithz

    Show them what you are working with Girl, just go in there and be the best you can be, and I am sure you will Nail a home run.

  • Faithz

    Nothing like tackling new things in your career path, you never
    know what you can do until you get in from of the camera , and
    you hear them say the word Action.

  • Cheyenne

    Whose assified idea was this? Fire him/her on the spot!