Originally Posted by HardwoodLegend
One of the problems with Vera Farmiga is that she has very little to no fright or creep factor. Don't get me wrong, I love getting to see her every week, but I don't think she's the perfect fit for Norma Bates.
I always thought of Norma as being far more stern and conservative than the one in the series. I don't think it is Vera's fault but the writers. She should be more of a spinster with no interest for men outside of Norman.
But maybe they are leading up to that?