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(RADIO.COM) – Rihanna will play Marion Crane in the forthcoming season of A&E’s Bates Motel and today the first photos from set have made their way onto the internet.

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In Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 film Psycho (which Bates Motel is based on) Crane, played by Janet Leigh meets her demise in a shower scene that is arguably one of the most iconic in horror history. Marion Crane was also portrayed by Anne Heche in the 1998 remake co-starring Vince Vaughn and Julianne Moore.

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Nothing quite so dramatic is revealed in Wednesday’s photos, but we do get a look RiRi on set.

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