Ari Lehman

Actor, Composer, Music Department

Actor, Composer, Music Department


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 ...
Birth date
1965-05-02
Height
5' 11" (1.8 m)

Known For


Friday the 13th
Friday the 13th
Jason (1980)
Action Super Squad Des Moines: The Scourge of Satan
Action Super Squad Des Moines: The Scourge of Satan
Kirk Kirkland
Night on Has Been Mountain
Night on Has Been Mountain
Invisible Man (2010)
Terror Telly: Chopping Channels
Terror Telly: Chopping Channels
Composer (2015)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorAction Super Squad Des Moines: The Scourge of Satan
(announced) Kirk Kirkland
ActorThe Barn Part II
(pre-production) Dr. Rock
2021
ActorClown Motel 2
(filming) Psycan
ActorThe Black Book
(filming) The Bookseller
ActorAppetite for Sin
(filming) Larry the Mortician
2021
ActorCompatible A Screen-life Thriller
(filming) User Niven111 - Taylor
2020
ActorFriday The 13th: Leah
(Short) (completed) Jason Voorhees
ActorEaster Holocaust
Jason Manfredini
2020
ActorThe Demented
Biker Bartender
2019
ActorThe Lurker
Doctor Stratton
2019
ActorClown Motel: Spirits Arise
Pyscan
2019
ActorLeaf Blower Massacre 2
Phil the Security Guard
2017
ActorRock, Paper, Scissors
Jason
2017
ActorSilk Scream
Hanes
2017
ActorScarred
Austin
2016
ActorTerror Tales
Edmond Blackburn (segment "Epidemic")
2016
ActorCamp Killer
Joe
2016
ActorPi Day Die Day
Principal Hayward
2016
ActorThe Barn
Dr. Rock
2016
ActorCrystal Lake
(Short) Grounds Keeper Keith
2016
ActorNature
(TV Series) Hank - The Spot ... Hank
2015
ActorBite School
The Key Master
2015
ActorCheerleader Camp: To the Death
Caretaker Johns
2014
ActorFriday the 13th: A Film by John C. Gritton
(Short) Roy
2014
ActorDeathwoods2014
ActorEaster Sunday
The Postman
2014/I
ActorHouse of Forbidden Secrets
Building Crewman
2013
ActorThe Girl
The Stalker / Rapist
2011
ActorNight on Has Been Mountain
Invisible Man
2010
ActorTerror Overload
Ray Rae
2009
ActorHell-ephone
Professor Goldman / The Circuit Maker
2008
ActorThree Thug Mice
(Short)
2008
ActorThanXgiving
Delbert Eaton
2006
ActorFriday the 13th
Jason
1980
ActorManny's Orphans
Roger
1978
RoleTitleYear
ComposerTerror Telly: Chopping Channels2015
ComposerSupernaturalz: Weird, Creepy & Random2012
ComposerThe Girl2011
ComposerAlexia Anastasio's Salomé
(Video short)
2008
ComposerThe Wild World of Ted V. Mikels
(Documentary) (original music by)
2008
ComposerVampira: The Movie
(Video documentary)
2006
ComposerSqueal of Death
(Short) (original music by)
1985
RoleTitleYear
Music department13: Fanboy
(musician) (filming)
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThanXgiving
(associate producer)
2006
RoleTitleYear
StuntsThanXgiving
(stunts)
2006
RoleTitleYear
ThanksSomething Wicked This Way Comes
(Documentary) (thanks)
2018
ThanksA Friday the 13th Reunion
(Video documentary short) (special thanks)
2009
ThanksFresh Cuts: New Tales from Friday the 13th
(Video documentary short) (special thanks)
2009
RoleTitleYear
SelfScream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street
(Documentary) Self
2019
SelfBlanket Fort: Vada Gets Toxic
(TV Movie) Self
2016
SelfGroovey.TV's Celebration of Badassery Interview Series
(TV Series) Self - Friday the 13th's First Jason Voorhees Ari Lehman Interview at the Mile High Horror Film Festival (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfCrystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th
(Video documentary) Self - 'Jason Voorhees'
2013
SelfMoviecops
(TV Series) Self - Filme im Kreuzverhör #5: First Jason & Lordi (2013) ... Self - Movie Days/The Dark Zone: Das Special Teil 1 (2013) ... Self
2013
SelfMidnight Matinee Psycho
(Video) Self
2013
SelfBehind the Talent
(TV Series) Self - Scare-a-Cuse (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfUnderground Entertainment: The Movie
(Documentary) First Jason
2011
SelfInto the Pit: The Shocking Story of Deadpit.com
(Documentary) Self
2009
SelfFriday's Legacy: Horror Conventions
(Video documentary short)
2009
SelfHis Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2009
SelfThe Men Behind the Mask
(Video documentary) Self
2009
SelfA Friday the 13th Reunion
(Video documentary short) Self
2009
SelfFresh Cuts: New Tales from Friday the 13th
(Video documentary short) Self
2009
SelfThe Horrorhound
(Video documentary) Self
2007
SelfThe Horror Convention Massacre
(Video) Self
2007
SelfBlood Bath: Blood Wrestling Volume I
(Video) Self
2007
SelfWithout Your Head
(TV Series) Self - Ari Lehman of Friday the 13th (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfTexas Frightmare Weekend 2006
(Video documentary) Self
2006
SelfThe 100 Scariest Movie Moments
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Part I: 100-81 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfJason Lives
(Video documentary short) Self
2004
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageHell's Club Part 2. Another Night
(Video short) Clients (as Jason)
2017
Archive footageFriday the 13th: No Man's Land
Young Jason
2010
Archive footageCinemassacre's Monster Madness
(TV Series documentary) Jason Voorhees - Friday the 13th (2007) ... Jason Voorhees
2007
Archive footageGoing to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film
(Documentary) Self
2006
Archive footageFriday the 13th: The Final Chapter
Young Jason (uncredited)
1984
Archive footageFriday the 13th Part 2
Jason as Child (uncredited)
1981