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

  • Is John Ridley Planning A ‘Ms. Marvel’ Series For ABC?

    Posted Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    When news dropped recently saying that Oscar-winning writer and producer John Ridley is working on a Marvel Studios series for ABC, True Believers began sharing their theories about what the show could be. The ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ spinoff starring Adrianne Palicki and Nick Blood was ruled out since executive producer Jeffrey Bell and writer Paul […]

  • ‘Daredevil’ Renewed For Season Two Without Showrunner

    Posted Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 09:45 pm GMT -4

    One week ago, Marvel Studios changed the game again with their first Netflix series ‘Daredevil.’ Fans and critics alike praised the show starring Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson, and Vincent D’Onofrio for its top notch writing, excellent cinematography, and ability to take the Marvel Cinematic Universe to places that we haven’t seen it go […]

  • George Lucas Has High Hopes For Howard The Duck In The MCU

    Posted Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4

    While many ‘Star Wars’ fans were keeping close tabs on the news coming out of Star Wars Celebration like the latest trailer for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’, some lucky fans were lucky enough to spend some time with the father of a galaxy far, far away thanks to the Tribeca Film Festival. On Friday, […]

  • Adrianne Palicki & Nick Blood Starring In ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Spinoff

    Posted Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    As’Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ prepares to tie into ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ with their next few episodes, news continues to circulate about the rumored spinoff from executive producer Jeffrey Bell and writer Paul Zbyszewski. When that news dropped last week, details were extremely limited and all that was said was that seeds for this potential spinoff would […]

  • First Look At David Tennant & Mike Colter In ‘A.K.A. Jessica Jones’

    Posted Monday, April 20th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4

    By now, the world knows that the partnership between Marvel Studios and Netflix is a great success thanks to ‘Daredevil.’ True Believers are clamoring for more stories from this corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, even if the upcoming heroes aren’t as well known as Captain America, Iron Man, or the Hulk. And they won’t have […]

  • Oscar Winner John Ridley Working On Secret Marvel TV Series

    Posted Monday, April 20th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4

    The Marvel Cinematic Universe is expanding at an impressive rate. Since ‘Iron Man’ debuted in 2008, this world created by the House of Ideas has come to include blockbuster films, a series of shorts, and multiple television programs on traditional and non-traditional platforms. And now that the company is on track to have one of […]

  • Joss Whedon Expresses Frustration Over Agent Coulson’s “Death”

    Posted Monday, April 20th, 2015 01:19 pm GMT -4

    A general rule in comic books is that no one really stays dead for long except Uncle Ben, Bruce Wayne’s parents, and the planet Krypton. Now that these stories are making the jump from the page to the screen, it seems that the rule has carried over into comic book movies and shows as well. […]

  • Author Sues Joss Whedon & Drew Goddard Over ‘The Cabin In The Woods’

    Posted Sunday, April 19th, 2015 08:31 pm GMT -4

    Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard have got to be on some intense highs right now. Though the duo has found much success with their work in the past, they both worked on some major Marvel projects recently that have fans and critics alike swooning. True Believers everywhere are singing the praises of ‘Daredevil,’ which was created […]

  • New Videos Go Behind The Scenes Of ‘Deadpool’

    Posted Friday, April 17th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4

    Since Ryan Reynolds revealed the first official look at his costume last month, we’ve been getting more and more goodies from the set of ‘Deadpool’. Casting announcements and teaser photos are coming out faster than Wade Wilson can talk, but the best thing had to be the April Fool’s Day video that unveiled the film’s […]

  • Marvel Studios Doesn’t Fully Own The Rights To The Hulk

    Posted Friday, April 17th, 2015 05:11 pm GMT -4

    It’s a very exciting time to be a fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With ‘Daredevil’ being a hit on Netflix, business picking up on ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’, and ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ hitting theaters in two weeks, True Believers have a lot to be excited about. However, if you’re a Hulk fan, we have […]

  • First ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Trailer Leaked Online

    Posted Friday, April 17th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    This week has been absolutely insane if you’re a fan of superhero movies. With every passing day, more and more people finish Marvel’s ‘Daredevil’ on Netflix and realize how awesome it is. Then, the promotional blitz for ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ has been fully kicked into gear with a number of clips, interviews, featurettes, and […]

  • Analysis: New ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Teaser Declares We’re Home

    Posted Thursday, April 16th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4

    Star Wars Celebration kicked off in a big way today. During the first panel of the convention that featured faces both old and new from a galaxy far, far away, Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy and director J.J. Abrams debuted the latest teaser for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’. And thanks to the wonders of the […]

  • ‘Captain Marvel’ May Have Found Its Writers

    Posted Thursday, April 16th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4

    Marvel Studios is finally starting to branch off into some rather unexpected territory. After delivering some of the company’s most popular characters to the big screen like Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, and the Hulk, True Believers are starting to see a rather obscure, yet very interesting collection of heroes coming their way. By far, ‘Guardians […]

  • TV Review: ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Melinda’

    Posted Thursday, April 16th, 2015 09:30 am GMT -4

    In the world of professional wrestling, a spotfest is a match with a ton of exciting moments. There could be some death-defying stunts, hard-hitting blows, and surprise finishing maneuvers from out of nowhere all over the place in a spotfest. Essentially, it’s a highlight reel of sorts. New Japan Pro Wrestling’s The Young Bucks (who […]

  • First Teaser For ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Released

    Posted Thursday, April 16th, 2015 08:00 am GMT -4

    Up until this point, the majority of what we’ve been seeing from ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice‘ has been set photos and promo pictures. Though there have been some unauthorized videos from the set, no official footage has been released yet. But now the wait is finally over and fans can finally lay eyes on […]