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Ari Lehman

Ari Lehman is the actor/singer who has the unique honor of having played the role of the First Jason Voorhees in the Paramount Classic Horror Film "Friday the 13th" (1980). The original "Boy In The Lake" himself, Ari played a crucial role in the film's famous final scene, in which he suddenly emerges from the icy waters of Crystal Lake. Working ... See full bio »
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 2016 Silk Scream (post-production)
 2016 The Wicked One (announced)
Count Creepy
 2016 Pi Day Die Day (filming)
Principal Hayward
 2016 Rock Paper Dead (pre-production)
Tall Guard
 2016 The Barn (post-production)
Dr. Rock
 2015 Crystal Lake (Short) (post-production)
Grounds Keeper Keith
 2015 Nature (TV Series) (completed)
- The Spot ... Hank
 2015 Leaf Blower Massacre 2 (post-production)
Phil the Security Guard
 2015 Bite School
The Key Master
 2014 Cheerleader Camp: To the Death
Caretaker Johns
 2014/I Easter Sunday
The Postman
 2014 Deathwoods
 2013 House of Forbidden Secrets
Building Crewman
 2013/II Scarred
 2011 The Girl
The Man
 2009 Terror Overload
Ray Rae
 2008 Hell-ephone
Professor Goldman / The Circuit Maker
 2008 Three Thug Mice (Short)
 2006 ThanXgiving
Delbert Eaton
 1978 Manny's Orphans
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Ari Ben Moses


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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Was the first of many actors to play the infamous Jason Voorhees from the long running Friday The 13th series. See more »

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