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

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

    Posted Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    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 -4
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    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 -4
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    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 -4
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    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 -4
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    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 -4
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    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 -4
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    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 […]

  • Watch The Opening Scene From Season 3 Of ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’

    Posted Thursday, September 24th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    In case you may have forgotten since your mind has been preoccupied with the end of summer and the beginning of fall, right about now would be a good time to get excited for the return of ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘ on ABC. With only a few more days remaining until the season three premiere, True Believers everywhere […]

  • ‘Ghostbusters’ Director Paul Feig Responds To Haters

    Posted Thursday, September 24th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Fans were going to complain about another ‘Ghostbusters’ movie no matter what. After years and years of development, there would always be those people that just tore it down because they’re “loyal” to the original movies. However, when Paul Feig revealed that his version of the classic supernatural comedy would feature a predominantly female cast, […]

  • Ridley Scott Reveals Title For ‘Prometheus’ Sequel

    Posted Thursday, September 24th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    Developing multiple sequels at once seems to be a pretty popular trend right now. Not only is James Cameron working on multiple ‘Avatar’ movies right now, but earlier this week Ridley Scott shared that there may be a few ‘Prometheus’ sequels in the works as well. However, before we get to ‘Prometheus 3’ or ‘Prometheus […]

  • ‘Gotham’ Showrunner Teases Court Of Owls Plans

    Posted Thursday, September 24th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    As we saw on this week’s Season Two premiere of ‘Gotham,’ the villains are on the rise. Not only has the Penguin stepped his game up, but we saw Selina Kyle and Edward Nygma reveal more of their true colors as well. Plus, we were introduced to the mysterious brother and sister tandem of Theo and […]

  • Gwendoline Christie Discusses Her Challenges Of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

    Posted Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Back in December 2014, the world learned that Gwendoline Christie would be traveling from Westeros to a galaxy far, far away in order to play Captain Phasma in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’. Like her ‘Game of Thrones’ character Brienne of Tarth, the English actress would be portraying an imposing and powerful warrior. But this […]

  • NBC Releases First Clips From ‘Heroes Reborn’

    Posted Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    After years of rumblings, ‘Heroes Reborn’ will finally debut on NBC this Thursday night. Combining a few favorites of the original series with brand new characters, the acclaimed superhero drama ‘Heroes’ will return after leaving the airwaves in 2010. And now as sneak peek at the upcoming miniseries, the network has released two new clips from […]

  • Marvel Comics Announces Ta-Nehisi Coates As New ‘Black Panther’ Writer

    Posted Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    By now, True Believers know that Marvel Comics will be all-new and all-different when ‘Secret Wars’ concludes this fall. But this isn’t limited to the stories and characters within the Marvel Universe. Big changes are coming behind the scenes as well as the House of Ideas brings in some new and exciting talent to work […]

  • J.K. Rowling Shares Harry Potter’s Family History On All-New Pottermore Site

    Posted Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Earlier this month, we had the chance to catch up with the wizarding world of Harry Potter once again when J.K. Rowling reminded us all that this September 1st was the day that James Sirius Potter, the eldest child of Ginny and Harry, headed off to Hogwarts to begin his first year. And as an […]