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: Movies- Star Wars, Back to the Future, Zombieland, Moon, Scott Pilgrim Vs The World, Attack the Block, all the Batman movies (even Batman and Robin), almost all the Marvel movies (especially Captain America, and Iron Man) TV- Firefly, Doctor Who, Torchwood, The Walking Dead, Futurama, Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, Batman: The Animated Series, X-men Comics- Captain America, The Avengers, The Young Avengers, The Punisher, The Amazing Spider-man, Deadpool, X-force, The Teen Titans, Batman.
Location: Philadelphia, PA

Ben Silverio - Writer

  • Meet The Team In New ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Promo

    Posted Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4 by
    No matter which studio owns the rights to the characters, every Marvel movie leaves quite the trail of promotional material. Fox’s ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ combines the casts of two franchises, so the character posters alone must number in the hundreds by now. Sony...
  • First Four ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 4 Episode Titles Revealed

    Posted Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    As each day passes, we draw nearer to new episodes of ‘Game of Thrones‘. We’re less than a month away from the highly anticipated fourth season of the acclaimed HBO fantasy drama based on the works of George R.R. Martin and we’re definitely in the middle of all...
  • First Look At Final Issue Of ‘Ultimate Spider-Man’

    Posted Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    Back in the year 2000, Marvel decided to launch a new imprint known as Ultimate Marvel to reimagine their beloved characters and update them for a new generation. This new line was made possible by the likes of Brian Michael Bendis, Warren Ellis, Mark Millar, and Joe Quesada...
  • First Trailer For ‘Deliver Us From Evil’

    Posted Monday, March 10th, 2014 07:16 pm GMT -4 by
    For those of you that have been paying pretty close attention, you may recall that I was adequately freaked out by the 2012 film ‘Sinister’ from director Scott Derrickson that featured Ethan Hawke as a true-crime writer who finds himself in a killer story akin to one of...
  • Kim Soo Hyun Comments On ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’

    Posted Monday, March 10th, 2014 03:15 pm GMT -4 by
    Last month, we learned that Kim Soo Hyun would be joining the cast of ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’. At the time, besides learning that Joss Whedon himself oversaw the casting of this role by traveling to Asia in December 2013, very little was known about what part the Korean...
  • Latest ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Preview Features Lady Sif On Midgard

    Posted Monday, March 10th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    After what may or may not have been the introduction of the alien race known as the Kree into the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the last episode of ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’, we’re finally getting the Asgardian crossover that we’ve been waiting for. Last seen in ‘Thor:...
  • Gwendoline Christie Discusses Brienne In ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 4

    Posted Monday, March 10th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    Get ready and get excited, ‘Game of Thrones’ fans, because your beloved show is returning in less than one month! The acclaimed HBO fantasy drama based on the works of George R.R. Martin is set to return for its fourth season in April and everyone is talking about it. Since...
  • Stan Lee Narrates New Clips From ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’

    Posted Monday, March 10th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    When promoting a movie, studios usually have to think of new and exciting ways to get their audiences hyped up since practically everything has been done before. However, who would have thought that when the marketing team from ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2‘ was told...
  • Captain America Joins Fellow Avengers In Disneyland

    Posted Saturday, March 8th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    After Disney acquired Marvel, many fans began to speculate about when the superheroes of the Marvel Universe would finally begin to appear in Disney’s theme parks. Well, it finally happened in April of 2013 when Tony Stark brought his Hall of Armors to Innoventions in Disneyland...
  • New ‘Divergent’ Featurette Introduces Us To Four

    Posted Friday, March 7th, 2014 01:04 pm GMT -4 by
    I am not even going to lie to you, dear readers. My initial interests in and knowledge of ‘Divergent’ lie solely in Shailene Woodley, who was pretty amazing in ‘The Spectacular Now’ and is starring in the adaptation of John Green’s ‘The Fault In Our Star’. Thankfully...
  • Mark Wahlberg Finds Optimus Prime In New ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Trailer

    Posted Thursday, March 6th, 2014 08:56 pm GMT -4 by
    Earlier this week, Entertainment Tonight released a teaser for a brand new trailer for ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’, the fourth installment in the film series from Michael Bay based on the robots in disguise. Now, after only getting to see posters, pictures, and toys...
  • New 4-Minute ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Preview Includes First Clip

    Posted Thursday, March 6th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Back in October when the first trailer for ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ was released, we were greeted by the Sentiel of Liberty jumping out of a plane to avoid talking to Black Widow about dating coworkers on the weekends. Now, we have the first clip from the upcoming...
  • TV Review: ‘Arrow: The Promise’

    Posted Thursday, March 6th, 2014 06:30 pm GMT -4 by
    After clocking in last week with ‘Time of Death’, one of the best episodes this season so far, ‘Arrow’ keeps their momentum going with yet another awesome episode. With Team Arrow stronger than ever (minus Roy, who was off doing who knows what while everyone else was...
  • First Look At ‘What If? Age Of Ultron’ #1

    Posted Thursday, March 6th, 2014 04:00 pm GMT -4 by
    The evil robot Ultron is a pretty hot commodity these days. Not only did he star in Brian Michael Bendis’ crossover event ‘Age of Ultron‘, but he also lends his name to the highly anticipated Joss Whedon sequel, ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’, where he will...
  • Will Scarlett Johansson’s Pregnancy Affect ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’?

    Posted Thursday, March 6th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Even though Marvel Studios has no plans at the moment to create a live action adaptation of ‘Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow’, one of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes is expecting a little bundle of joy. According to E! News, Scarlett Johansson is currently about four months...