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

  • ‘Doctor Strange’ & ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Details Emerge At CineEurope

    Posted Friday, June 26th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -5
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    When ‘Ant-Man’ premieres next month, Marvel Studios can fully dedicate its efforts to Phase Three. Although, the ball has already started rolling on the next chapter of the Marvel Cinematic Universe since ‘Captain America: Civil War’ is currently shooting and ‘Doctor Strange’ is likely gearing up to commence later this year. However, both are far […]

  • More Details Emerge About ‘Hulk’ Movie Rights

    Posted Friday, June 26th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -5
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    After stealing the show in ‘The Avengers,’ many True Believers out there wanted to see a sequel to ‘The Incredible Hulk’ starring Mark Ruffalo. Unfortunately, there’s no sign of that happening in Phase Three and fans are just so confused as to why. Then, while promoting ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’, the actor revealed that there is […]

  • ‘Agent Carter’ Showrunners Join Carol Corps With ‘Captain Marvel’ #1

    Posted Thursday, June 25th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -5
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    During her appearance at Heroes Con over the weekend, fan favorite comic book writer Kelly Sue DeConnick announced that she would be finishing her character-defining run on ‘Captain Marvel’ when ‘Secret Wars’ comes to an end. Since DeConnick started writing Carol Danvers, the character flew to new heights that she had never been before with […]

  • Michael Keaton Returns To Comic Book Movies With ‘Imagine Agents’

    Posted Thursday, June 25th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -5
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    Despite starring in the Academy Award-winning film ‘Birdman,’ which contains some interesting criticism and commentary of comic book movies, Michael Keaton has lined up a comic book movie as one of his next projects. Though he’s not returning to the cape and cowl of Batman, he will be playing another force for good when he stars […]

  • What Will Mulder & Scully Encounter In ‘The X-Files’ Mini-Series?

    Posted Thursday, June 25th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -5
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    After thirteen years, Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are returning to the airwaves to make people believe once again when ‘The X-Files’ returns to Fox for a six-episode mini-series next year. About two weeks ago, David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson reported to set to begin shooting. The first photo of the stars reprising their iconic roles […]

  • ‘Spider-Gwen’ #1 Reveals Post-‘Secret Wars’ Marvel Universe Details

    Posted Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -5
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    With True Believers currently in the thick of ‘Secret Wars,’ Marvel Comics has already started to tease what they have in store when the company-wide event wraps up this fall. Labeled as All-New All-Different Marvel, the new initiative from the House of Ideas will see around 60 new titles coming to your local comic shop including […]

  • Army Of ‘Ant-Man’ Posters, Images & TV Spots Unleashed

    Posted Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -5
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    As we’ve come to know by now, when Marvel Studios has a movie coming out, they promote the hell out of it. Since the madness surrounding ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ has settled down a bit, it’s time for ‘Ant-Man’ to step front and center. Marvel and Disney even pulled out the big guns by calling […]

  • Find Something Old & Something New In Latest ‘Terminator Genisys’ Clip & Images

    Posted Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -5
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    Have you ever experienced déjà vu? It’s the sensation where you think that you’ve experienced something before. And if you haven’t before, then it seems like you definitely will when Alan Taylor’s ‘Terminator Genisys‘ comes out next month when the next chapter of the ‘Terminator’ story messes with the timeline a bit for a reboot/sequel to […]

  • Marvel Studios & Sony Pictures Announce ‘Spider-Man’ Director & Star

    Posted Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 02:03 pm GMT -5
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    After months of searching, Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures have finally chosen the actor and the director that will bring the friendly neighborhood Spider-Man to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. And as the House of Ideas tends to do with their big screen adaptations of their beloved comic book characters, the choices are quite surprising. In […]

  • Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine Confirmed For ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

    Posted Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -5
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    Though he announced his retirement from the role earlier this year, Hugh Jackman is still gearing up to slip the claws on a few more times before he completely leaves Wolverine behind. He has been confirmed to reprise his iconic X-Men character for the sequel to ‘The Wolverine’, but rumors state that he’ll be making […]

  • Marvel Comics Summons ‘Doctor Strange’ After ‘Secret Wars’

    Posted Monday, June 22nd, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -5
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    After serving as the sheriff of Battleworld during ‘Secret Wars’, Stephen Strange will resume his role as the Sorcerer Supreme of the Marvel Universe when his first ongoing comic series since 1996 joins Tony Stark’s ‘Invincible Iron Man’ and Miles Morales’ ‘Spider-Man’ as one of the brand new books premiering as part of All-New All-Different […]

  • Details About Detective Joe West’s New Partner In ‘The Flash’ Season 2 Revealed

    Posted Monday, June 22nd, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -5
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    [Spoiler alert! This article contains information from the Season One finale of 'The Flash.'] A lot of things can be said about the Season One finale of ‘The Flash.’ Though the debut of the Scarlet Speedster’s spinoff on The CW was one of the most fun superhero offerings on television during its freshman run, the last episode […]

  • ‘Pokemon’ Porn Parody ‘Strokemon’ Has A Trailer

    Posted Saturday, June 20th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -5
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    There is literally a market out there for everything these days thanks to the internet. If you want to find obscure episodes of ‘Darkwing Duck,’ you can find them. If you’re trying to figure out what issue Spider-Man and Squirrel Girl talked on the phone that one time, it’s out there somewhere. And if you’re […]

  • New ‘Pixels’ Featurette Focuses On 80s Video Game Stars

    Posted Friday, June 19th, 2015 08:07 pm GMT -5
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    Next month, theaters near you will be plagued by an invasion. Although, this time it won’t be hoards of zombies or flocks of vampires (sparkly or otherwise). No, cinemas will be invaded by classic characters from vintage video games such as ‘Donkey Kong,’ ‘Q*bert,’ ‘Tetris,’ and ‘Centipede’ star in next month’s arcade action comedy ‘Pixels.’ They don’t […]

  • ‘Southland’ Star Shawn Hatosy Joins ‘Fear The Walking Dead’

    Posted Friday, June 19th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -5
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    The zombie hoard will be getting larger on AMC when ‘Fear The Walking Dead’ premieres later this summer. While we know that it will take place in Los Angeles during the early days of the outbreak, a good portion of the show is still a mystery to fans of ‘The Walking Dead’ since it’s not […]