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"Even after completing the film, I felt a little uneasy about having done it, so I insisted my name not appear in the credits. That didn't stop the producers from asking me to play Jason again in Part V. But I turned them down. I had no desire to do it. I had played Jason once and once was enough." -- on his feelings about having portrayed hockey-masked killer Jason Voorhees in
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter
Like most of the other stunt men who portrayed Jason Voorhees, White was chosen simply because the director needed a large man for the role.