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Monster-Mania: Jason goes to Hunt Valley

Monster-Mania: Jason goes to Hunt Valley

Should you spy a bunch of folks in hockey masks hanging around Hunt Valley this weekend, don't go looking for a game.

The area will be crawling with dozens, if not scores, of aspiring Jasons, the masked killer and overwhelmingly demonic presence of the "Friday the 13th" film series. They'll be converging on the Hunt Valley Marriott to learn from the real things — nine actors who have played Jason Voorhees in the long-running movie series.

It's all part of Monster-Mania 18, which boasts the largest collection of "Friday the 13th" actors ever assembled. And it's not just the Jasons who will be there; more than 20 actors who have played Jason's victims,...