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

  • Former WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes Seeks ‘Inhumans’ Leading Role

    Posted Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -5

    Marvel Television made some major waves when it was recently announced that ‘Inhumans’ would be an ABC television series that would debut in IMAX theaters rather than a traditional film. Though many things remain uncertain about details surrounding the show at the moment, one thing that is for sure is that Vin Diesel probably won’t […]

  • Marvel Comics Announces Creative Team For Miss America’s Upcoming Solo Series

    Posted Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -5

    Following her awesome runs in team books like ‘Young Avengers’, ‘A-Force’, and ‘Ultimates’, America Chavez is finally ready for a solo adventure. Back at New York Comic Con, we learned that the dimension-shattering powerhouse would star her own ongoing series next year. However, there were no details available regarding the creative team or the premise […]

  • ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Star Tom Holland May Join Doug Liman’s ‘Chaos Walking’

    Posted Friday, December 2nd, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -5

    Doug Liman may have left Channing Tatum and ‘Gambit’ back at 20th Century Fox in order to tackle the post-apocalyptic thriller ‘Chaos Walking‘ for Lionsgate, but he has certainly found himself some high-caliber heroes to star in his adaptation of the best-selling young adult novel by Patrick Ness. About three months ago, Daisy Ridley of ‘Star Wars: […]

  • Hong Kong Disneyland Announces Marvel, ‘Frozen’, & ‘Moana’ Attractions

    Posted Friday, December 2nd, 2016 11:00 am GMT -5

    Walt Disney Parks and Resorts will be expanding greatly over the next few years. Star Wars Land, Pandora: The World of Avatar, and Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: Breakout! are only some of the new additions making their way to the House of Mouse’s trademark theme parks here in the United States. However in […]

  • Marvel Comics Announces Three New Inhumans Titles

    Posted Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -5

    Thanks to their involvement in ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ and their own upcoming series that will kick off with an IMAX premiere next year, the Inhumans have been just about everywhere with Marvel branding on it lately. Though there may be a number of theories as to why this is so (many of which have to […]

  • Will Rip Hunter Ever Return To ‘Legends of Tomorrow’?

    Posted Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 08:51 pm GMT -5

    If you’re a fan of the DC Universe on The CW, then chances are that you’re really excited for the four-part crossover that is unfolding over the course of ‘Supergirl’, ‘The Flash’, ‘Arrow’, and ‘Legends of Tomorrow’. What isn’t there to be excited about? All of these super friends finally coming together in a big […]

  • We’re Off To See The Wizard In Latest ‘Emerald City’ Trailer

    Posted Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 04:56 pm GMT -5

    Back in 2014, NBC announced that they would be developing a new take on L. Frank Baum’s ‘Wonderful Wizard of Oz’ novels titled ‘Emerald City’. But after parting ways with showrunner Josh Friedman, David Schulner stepped up into the role in 2015 and brought along the incredibly unique and extremely stylistic filmmaker Tarsem Singh to […]

  • New Stills & Promos For ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Teases Impending Darkness

    Posted Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 09:30 am GMT -5

    After a bit of a break, Agent Phil Coulson and company return to Tuesday nights in an all-new episode of ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’. And though there is plenty of questions that we’re hoping to get answered on this week’s episode, it seems as though ABC and Marvel Television are already looking ahead to next week’s […]

  • Brooms Up: UK Launches Quidditch Premier League

    Posted Friday, November 25th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -5

    Though the J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World has recently ventured over to 1920’s New York City thanks to ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’, magic is still alive and well in Harry Potter’s homeland of the United Kingdom. But we’re not just talking about ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’, which is currently enjoying an […]

  • Will WWE Superstar John Cena Appear In ‘Thor: Ragnarok’?

    Posted Friday, November 25th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -5

    For years, WWE fans have been referring to John Cena as “Super Cena” due to the way that he’s seemingly unbeatable no matter who he faces. But based on a new rumor, it looks like the former WWE World Champion will be entering a world filled with actual superheroes. According to Cosmic Book News, the WWE […]

  • Walt Disney World Releases New Images Of The ‘Pandora – The World of Avatar’ Attraction

    Posted Monday, November 21st, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -5

    Back in September 2011, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts announced that they would be bringing the world of James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ to their Animal Kingdom theme park. Dubbed ‘Pandora – The World of Avatar’, the expansion is set to open in Florida some time in 2017 and we’ve been seeing bits and pieces of what’s […]

  • ‘Ghost In The Shell’ Producer Avi Arad Unconcerned About Whitewashing Controversy

    Posted Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -5

    Earlier this week, we saw the release of the first trailer for Rupert Sanders’ ‘Ghost in the Shell.’ By all accounts, the preview looks pretty amazing. The visuals are unlike anything else out there right now and the overall tone conveyed in the trailer is enough to get people excited for the movie. However, many fans […]

  • There’s Something There In First ‘Beauty And The Beast’ Trailer

    Posted Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 08:32 pm GMT -5

    When Disney began making live-action remakes, fans collectively rolled their eyes at the lack of originality from the acclaimed movie studio. However, something remarkable happened as they started to come out: They were actually pretty good. That’s why when they announced a new version of ‘Beauty and the Beast’ in 2014, many approached it with cautious optimism. […]

  • Joss Whedon Decides Who Wins In Buffy Summers Vs. Agent Melinda May Battle

    Posted Saturday, November 12th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -5

    In this day and age, it’s easier than ever to connect to public figures. Your favorite writers, artists, directors, actors, and actresses are all on social media for the most part and depending on their level of willingness, every day could be like a comic con panel where they answer our questions. Some people make […]

  • New ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Image Offers First Look At Kong

    Posted Friday, November 11th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -5

    Last year, we learned that Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures would be teaming up to bring us a brand new King Kong film titled ‘Kong: Skull Island’ along with a sequel to ‘Godzilla’ and a project featuring both iconic movie monsters. After all the casting announcements and casting departures in the following months, we finally got […]