Friday, January 4, 2013

Saffron, Where Art Thou

Saffron Henderson (Friday the 13th: part VIII) played my favorite character in the movie and was a movie crush for me for a very long time. She had a role in the Fly II about the same time Jason Takes Manhattan came out. Since then she has become a very popular voice-over actress doing films such as Dragon Ballz, X-Men (TV), Robocop (TV) and many video games. But not a lot of people know that she is indeed a singer (her music can be found on her website) and comes from a family of singers.

Her blog Your Average Diabetic Vegetarian Singer is very entertaining, too.

Saffron Henderson as J.J. in Friday the 13th: Part VIII
Behind the scenes of Friday the 13th: Part VIII


  1. Jason takes manhatten was so bad but i loved her character

  2. out of all of the later late '80s decade, overrated Hodder era films, I can oddly enough watch the first half of Jason Takes Manhatten with its then medium-budget, generic Canadian charms. The movie, having recently looked over it again upconverted on my Blu Ray player it isn't that much and is largely a mis-casted oppertunity but I do respect some of its "taking the character of Jason out of Crystal Lake" ideas, even if we all knew that it wouldn't have worked.

    I must say that all of the Canadian actresses are all quite hot in that one, including the Hawaii-born 'n bred hottie and future star Kelly Hu. Yeah, some of the hair is damn-sure fuckin' scarier then the overrated Kane Hodder but I always loved her a lot, plus Kelly (at the time a former Miss Teen Hawaii--she joins part 3's Catherine Parks as a former Miss Teen America contestant, by the way) and also the luscious blonde typical soon-to-be-dead coke snorting prm queen cunt played by Sherlene Martin.

    Even the opening victim of the Suzi Donaldson character whom went on to become a screen writer years later, as delicious in that all-to-short opening. And it wasn't a bad opening for its time period; I just hate how Jason HAD to be brought back via retroscope optical lightening as we had seen that already done slightly better two movies before it in Part VI. And I fucking LOATHE how Jason got his new yellow-tinted hock from Jim Miller, but hey, he had to get it under some new silly circumstances & so be it.

    Anyway very hot gal. Quite the looker to this day, too. :)

  3. buy best quality saffron at your door step. kesar is good for health and this best for pregnant women for his child. kesar is Indian name of saffron.

  4. Uh, what is that up above me? Is it an ad or is that some weird-o= demented erson for real???
    *confused look*