About Ben Silverio

Ben Silverio profile photo
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

  • No Agent Coulson In ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’

    Posted Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    Marvel’s Phase Two has certainly taken an interesting turn. Now that Joss Whedon’s follow-up to his massively successful 2012 film is called ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’, we know that ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ will bridge the gap between the phases and...
  • Who’s Batman And Who’s Robin In New ‘Kick-Ass 2’ Clip

    Posted Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    After showing off a new extended red-band trailer at this year’s Comic-Con, ‘Kick-Ass 2’ comes out swinging in the promo arena once more with more new footage. Well, it’s kinda new footage. You’ll see what I mean. In the latest clip from Jeff Wadlow’s upcoming film...
  • First Clip From ‘Elysium’ Released

    Posted Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 07:00 pm GMT -4 by
    While director Neill Blomkamp has been talking about things like the sequel to ‘District 9’ and ‘Star Wars’, it’s all while promoting his sophomore film ‘Elysium’ starring Matt Damon and Jodi Foster. Set to hit theaters in two weeks, promotion for the film has...
  • James Gunn Discusses His Version Of Rocket Raccoon In ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

    Posted Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    At this year’s Marvel Studios panel, James Gunn and the gang from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ surprised the occupants of Hall H with a lot of information and the first look at the film. However, no new information regarding the CGI characters of the team, Rocket Raccoon...
  • First Clip From Marvel Studios’ One-Shot Short ‘Agent Carter’

    Posted Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Earlier this month, we learned that Hayley Atwell would not only be reprising her role as Agent Peggy Carter in ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’, but also in a brand new Marvel: One-Shot short film titled ‘Agent Carter’. The ‘Iron Man 3’ Blu-ray exclusive screened...
  • Watch The New International Trailer For ‘The Wolverine’

    Posted Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Hugh Jackman pulled double duty at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con as he appeared on behalf of ‘The Wolverine’ and ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’. But chances are that he’s not going to get much rest even though the con is over because his next outing as the most popular...
  • Andrew Garfield Attends ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Panel As Spider-Man

    Posted Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    You can’t walk into Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con without expecting some surprises and very few companies showing off their goods are creative as Marvel. While Marvel Studios really raised the bar by having Tom Hiddleston appear at their panel as Loki to introduce the clip...
  • Comic-Con 2013: New ‘True Blood’ Trailer Teases Rest Of Season

    Posted Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    Hot off the news of a seventh season renewal, HBO’s long-running vampire drama ‘True Blood’ unleashed some new footage from the current season at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. The cast came out strong for their panel at the con as Kristin Bauer van Straten,...
  • Comic-Con 2013: WWE Returns To Comics

    Posted Monday, July 22nd, 2013 08:12 pm GMT -4 by
    At San Diego Comic-Con, one expects to hear news about new and upcoming movies, television shows, toys, and comic books. However, when someone says Comic-Con, the only time a person would think of the WWE in that context is when wrestlers turned actors like Dwayne “The Rock”...
  • R-Rated Animated Prequel For ‘Snowpiercer’ Released

    Posted Monday, July 22nd, 2013 07:05 pm GMT -4 by
    South Korean director Bong Joon-ho, who is best known for horror film ‘The Host’, is preparing for the debut of his first English language film ‘Snowpiercer’ next week in his home country. While it hasn’t been given a US release date, the film based on the French graphic...
  • Comic-Con 2013: Loki Of Asgard Crashes Marvel’s Hall H Panel

    Posted Monday, July 22nd, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Fans attending the Marvel Studios panel in Hall H were definitely treated to some awesome surprises. Not only did the cast and crew of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ come by to say hi, but also Joss Whedon revealed the title of his next film, ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’....
  • Joss Whedon Reveals What Topic He’s Sick Of Talking About

    Posted Monday, July 22nd, 2013 03:06 pm GMT -4 by
    As a reporter, I try to be mindful of questions that people have asked over and over again when I’m interviewing someone. However, determined fans sometimes don’t have that consideration and there’s probably no one out there who knows this better than Joss Whedon. At this...
  • James Mangold And Hugh Jackman Share New Clip From ‘The Wolverine’

    Posted Monday, July 22nd, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    After an impressive showing at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Fox is ready to unveil the next film in their X-Men franchise, ‘The Wolverine’, which brings Hugh Jackman back into the role that really put him on the map six movies and thirteen years ago. With the movie...
  • Marvel Phase Two: What Happens To Thanos Now That Ultron Is In Play?

    Posted Monday, July 22nd, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    At Marvel Studios’ panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Kevin Feige and company dropped many, many bombs on their fans in terms of surprises. Aside from the plethora of new footage unveiled in Hall H from ‘Thor: The Dark World’, ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’,...
  • Comic-Con 2013: ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Brings Out Nearly Entire Cast

    Posted Monday, July 22nd, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    Naturally, San Diego Comic-Con is a huge event. They don’t call it the Mecca of Pop Culture for nothing. However, during the 20th Century Fox panel, ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ director Bryan Singer went ahead and made things so big that they almost ran out of room on...