About Ben Silverio

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Ben F. Silverio received a degree from Drexel University in the Screenwriting and Playwriting Program with a minor in Television Production. While at Drexel, Ben co-founded and co-hosted a film review show called The Pretentious Film Majors, which has evolved into a multi-format form of entertainment including blogs, podcasts on iTunes, articles in the school paper, and a potential tv show. Now armed with an extremely expensive piece of paper, Ben can begin climbing the treacherous ladder of the entertainment industry, which he hopes to do while streaming WWE wrestling matches, reading Marvel comics, and blogging about the excessive amount of movies and tv shows that he watches, all on the iPhone that is permanently attached to his hand.
Favorites: Star Wars, Firefly, Doctor Who, Torchwood, Men In Black, Back to the Future, Zombieland, Moon, Scott Pilgrim Vs The World, Attack the Block, Game of Thrones, Harry Potter, Batman: The Animated Series, The Walking Dead, Futurama, and generally all things related to Marvel
Location: Philadelphia, PA

Ben Silverio - Writer

  • Marvel One-Shots Will Likely Return With Phase Three Films

    Posted Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 09:00 am GMT -5

    Earlier this week, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige participated in a Q&A to promote the release of ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ on Blu-ray and DVD. The guiding force behind the Marvel Cinematic Universe spoke on a number of topics including ‘Captain America: Civil War’, ‘Avengers: Infinity War’, and more integration between the film and television […]

  • HBO And Zack Snyder In Talks For ‘Watchmen’ TV Series

    Posted Friday, October 2nd, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -5

    Back in 2009, Zack Snyder helmed ‘Watchmen’ for Warner Bros. Pictures. The adaptation of the seminal 1986-1987 DC Comics limited series by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons featuring an all-star ensemble cast that included the likes of Jackie Earle Haley, Malin Akerman, Billy Crudup, Patrick Wilson, Matthew Goode, and Jeffery Dean Morgan was met with […]

  • Iris West Quotes A Wise Man In First Clip From ‘The Flash’ Season Two

    Posted Friday, October 2nd, 2015 10:00 am GMT -5

    Earlier this week, a variety of promotional materials were released to promote the upcoming season premiere of ‘The Flash’ on The CW. Everything from trailers, TV spots, posters, and pictures have hit the web this week, but now the first clip from the Scarlet Speedster’s second season has been released as well. Ahead of this Tuesday’s new […]

  • Doc Brown Returns In Teaser For New ‘Back To The Future’ 30th Anniversary Short

    Posted Thursday, October 1st, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -5

    Back in July, Universal Pictures Home Entertainment announced that they would be releasing a special 30th anniversary edition of the ‘Back to the Future’ trilogy on Blu-ray and DVD. Just in time for the day that Marty McFly and Dr. Emmett Brown traveled to in the future, fans can own the legendary franchise from filmmakers […]

  • Mark Millar Explains How ‘Old Man Logan’ Can Still Work Without Marvel Studios

    Posted Thursday, October 1st, 2015 11:00 am GMT -5

    Since Marvel Studios started making movies, True Believers have been disappointed time and time again when they’re reminded that the House of Ideas doesn’t have the film rights to all of their characters anymore. Though things seemed to have worked out with Spider-Man, Fox still has the Fantastic Four and the X-Men, which means that […]

  • New ‘Game of Thrones’ Scene Details Tease Critical Flashback Sequence

    Posted Thursday, October 1st, 2015 09:00 am GMT -5

    WARNING: This article may contain spoilers for the upcoming season of ‘Game of Thrones.’ Proceed with caution! Since the Season Five finale of ‘Game of Thrones,’ everyone has been talking about Jon Snow. Though the Lord Commander of the Night’s Watch may have met his demise, we’ve been hearing rumblings about actor Kit Harington being […]

  • Crotch Chops And Kisses Galore In New ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Blooper Reel

    Posted Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -5

    With the DVD and Blu-Ray going on sale later this week, Marvel Studios is doing everything they can to promote the home video release of ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron.’ Previously, we’ve seen some deleted scenes and a gag reel hit the web for True Believers to enjoy, but one video wasn’t enough for all the […]

  • Stan Lee Predicts What Will Happen To Marvel After He Dies

    Posted Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -5

    I really don’t want to be a downer here, but at age 92, Stan Lee won’t be around for much longer. Hopefully I’m wrong and we’re lucky enough to have him until he’s 102, but he’s been forced to cancel a few convention appearances here and there because of his declining health over the past […]

  • ‘The Flash’ Season 2 News Round Up Featuring Zoom, Jay Garrick, & More

    Posted Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -5

    In less than one week, the Scarlet Speedster returns to The CW as ‘The Flash’ kicks off its second season. After spinning out of ‘Arrow’ and quickly becoming a favorite among fans last year, Grant Gustin’s Barry Allen races back to the small screen on October 6th at 8:00pm. But before we head back to Central […]

  • ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Deleted Scene Featuring Shirtless Thor Teases More Infinity Stone Action

    Posted Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -5

    Though Joss Whedon revealed that there was a ton of footage left out of  ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ the director also shared that there would be no director’s cut of his final project at Marvel Studios (for now). But luckily that provides a lot of deleted scenes for the Blu-Ray release, which is coming this Friday. […]

  • New Clips & Stills From ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Season 3

    Posted Monday, September 28th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -5

    On Tuesday night, True Believers will be able to return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe via ABC when ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘ returns for their third season. We’ve already gotten a quick glimpse at the first episode thanks to the opening scene hitting the web last week, but now we have another look at the season premiere […]

  • Things Will Stay Complicated For Phil Coulson On ‘Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’

    Posted Sunday, September 27th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -5

    Besides Avengers like Captain America, Iron Man, and Thor, Clark Gregg’s Phil Coulson has been a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe from the very beginning. Not only did he act as a connective tissue or the Marvel Studios films in Phase One, but he also went on to kick off Marvel Television’s corner of […]

  • Star Wars Land Update: Disneyland Closures & ‘Season Of The Force’ Details

    Posted Saturday, September 26th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -5

    We have some good news and some bad news for Disneyland fanatics that happen to be ‘Star Wars’ fans. Earlier this summer, we learned that a galaxy far, far away would be coming to Disney Parks in big way when a 14-acre ‘Star Wars’ expansion lands at Disneyland in California and Disney’s Hollywood Studios in […]

  • Jason Momoa’s Aquaman Is “Meaner And Upset”

    Posted Saturday, September 26th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -5

    When ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ hits theaters next year, it will introduce the world to a number of heroes that will inhabit the DC Cinematic Universe in addition to the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight. Among those Justice Leaguers will be the king of the seven seas, Aquaman. Although, we’ll definitely […]

  • Silver Surfer, Moon Knight, Mockingbird, & More Join All-New All-Different Marvel

    Posted Saturday, September 26th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -5

    Marvel Comics has been rolling out their line-up for their All-New All-Different Marvel initiative for weeks now. In the past week alone, we heard about ‘Black Panther,’ ‘New Avengers,’ and ‘Extraordinary X-Men,’ but that’s not even the tip of the iceberg of new titles coming from the House of Ideas this fall and beyond. Now, we have word […]