The Departed star Vera Farmiga was all smiles with her 2-year-old daughter Gytta in New York City. Joined by husband Renn Hawkey and their 4-year-old son Fynn, the actress and her family bundled up for a Big Apple stroll on Tuesday (March 19).
Vera currently portrays Norma Bates in the A&E television series, Bates Motel. “Yeah, she’s insane as any mother goes insane sometimes,” Vera said of her character.
“It’s a very typical portrayal of maternity and its function and dysfunction and its victories and defeats,” she continued. “She doesn’t always make the right decisions.”
Vera added: “It just reminded me a lot of the heroines and the yearning to start over. Our story is that: What lengths will a mother go to to give her child the life that she envisions for him?”View Slideshow »»