|Portrayed By:|| Ari Lehman (child)|
C. J. Graham
|First Appearance:||Friday the 13th (1980)|
Jason Voorhees is a fictional character from the Friday the 13th series. He first appeared in Friday the 13th (1980) as the young son of camp cook-turned-murderer, Mrs. Voorhees, in which he was portrayed by Ari Lehman. Created by Victor Miller, with contributions by Ron Kurz, Sean S. Cunningham, and Tom Savini, Jason was not originally intended to carry the series as the main antagonist. The character has subsequently been represented in various other media, including novels, comic books, and a cross-over film with another iconic horror film character, Freddy Krueger.
|Films||Friday the 13th • Part 2 • Part III • The Final Chapter • A New Beginning • Jason Lives • The New Blood • Jason Takes Manhattan • Jason Goes to Hell • Jason X • Freddy vs. Jason • Friday the 13th (2009)|
|Characters||Jason Voorhees • Pamela Voorhees|
|Related||A Nightmare on Elm Street franchise|