Friday the 13th actors Lauren-Marie Taylor, Ron Sloan, Bill Randolph, and Ron Millkie were joined by composer Harry Manifredini at the Blairstown Diner Mini Con event for a panel. They talked about this immensely popular horror franchise, their experiences, and answered fan questions.
Lauren-Marie Taylor portrayed Vickie in Friday the 13th Part 2 but is also known for Ryan’s Hope, Loving, Friday the 13th: Nine Lives, and voice acting in the Pound Puppies TV series.
Ron Sloan played Junior in Friday the 13th: A New Beginning, but is also known for The Facts of Life, Tales from the Darkside, Banzai Runner, Warm Summer Rain, and 13 Fanboy as himself.
Bill Randolph was Jeff in Friday the 13th Part 2 and has also been seen in Trauma Center, Comedy Zone, As the World Turns, Hill Street Blues, and Penn & Teller Get Killed.
Ron Millkie played Officer Dorf in the first Friday the 13th movie, and can also be seen in Satan’s Playground, The Bone Garden, Night Bird, and His Name Was Jason: A Friday the 13th Fan Film.
Harry Manifredini is a composer with almost 200 credits. He was the composer for Friday the 13th and all the sequels, including Jason Goes to Hell: Final Friday and Jason X, plus Friday the 13th the Game. He also composed music for the TV Series War of the Worlds, The Hills Have Eyes 2, House, House II: The Second Story, Swamp Thing, Aces: Iron Eagle III, Sorority Slaughterhouse, and many more.
This panel took place on May 13th (a Friday) at the Friday the 13th Mini-Con held at the Blairstown Diner in Blairstown, NJ.