Scout Taylor-Compton, who played Laurie Strode in Rob Zombie's Halloween and Halloween II, originally auditioned for a role in the 2009 reboot of Friday the 13th. At the time, Compton also starred in the April Fool's Day remake — I mean how many horror remakes could one actress have gotten?
12. Don't Say His Name
Friday the 13th Part III is the only film in the franchise in which none of the characters mention Jason's name. Poor guy.
11. The Name Game
Speaking of names, the character of Jason Voorhees was almost called something different. Originally, the character was written as Josh, but writer Victor Miller deemed that name too innocent, so he changed it to Jason.