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

  • Chris Hemsworth Discusses ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Threats

    Posted Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 01:13 pm GMT -4
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    In general, the Avengers don’t assemble for minor threats. With a moniker like Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, it takes a threat unlike any other to bring the team together and propel into battle. However in ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ this fight might be a little bit too much for the team according to a certain member who […]

  • Fan Favorite Characters Galore In ‘Game of Thrones’ Poster & Clips

    Posted Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 10:30 am GMT -4
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    There has been a lot of talk lately about season six of ‘Game of Thrones.’ Since author George R.R. Martin won’t be releasing ‘The Winds of Winter’ this year, many fans are concerned that the show will surpass ‘A Dance With Dragons’ sooner rather than later and the series will operate without the roadmap of the […]

  • Prepare For ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Mid-Season Premiere With First Clip

    Posted Monday, March 2nd, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    True Believers may be a bit disheartened to know that the first season of ‘Agent Carter’ is over. Hopefully we’ll get word of a second season shortly, but while we anxiously await the news of renewal, we won’t have to go too long until our next taste of the Marvel Cinematic Universe because ‘Agents of […]

  • Will ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Feature A Young Luke Skywalker?

    Posted Monday, March 2nd, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    We’ve known for some time that Mark Hamill would be returning to a galaxy far, far away when he reprises his role of Luke Skywalker in J.J. Abrams’ ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens.’ He’ll join a number of original cast members like Harrison Ford as Han Solo and Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia, plus some of […]

  • Exclusive Interview: Comics And Wrestling Collide With Christopher Daniels

    Posted Saturday, February 28th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Though any wrestling fan can tell you that we’re on the Road to Wrestemania right now, WWE isn’t the only game in town anymore. Companies like TNA Wrestling, Lucha Underground, Ring of Honor, New Japan Pro Wrestling, and many other independent and international federations are providing different alternatives to Vince McMahon’s sports entertainment. And in […]

  • ‘Sex Criminals’ Comes To TV Via Matt Fraction & Kelly Sue DeConnick’s Universal TV Deal

    Posted Friday, February 27th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming aren’t the only fan favorite comic book creators to head to television with their creator-owned work. Next month, we’ll get to see a live action adaptation of ‘Powers’ on the Playstation Network, but a new dynamic duo has ventured from your local comic book shop with the hopes […]

  • ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Stars Reveal First Character Posters

    Posted Friday, February 27th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    As May 1st draws closer, it seems that a day unlike any other when Earth’s mightiest heroes must unite against a common threat once more. Joss Whedon will follow up his epic 2012 superhero blockbuster with ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ this summer and we’ll get to see the likes of Hawkeye, Black Widow, Thor, Hulk, […]

  • ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Art Campaign Gives First Look At Inhuman Raina

    Posted Friday, February 27th, 2015 02:08 pm GMT -4
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    Following the events of the winter finale, big changes are coming to ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘. More specifically, big changes are coming for Skye/Daisy Johnson and Raina as they have been exposed to the Terrigen Mists of the Obelisk and emerged as Inhumans. Earlier this week, we got a quick peek at the evolution of these […]

  • Make Today A Perfect Day With First ‘Frozen Fever’ Trailer

    Posted Thursday, February 26th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Earlier this month, Disney unveiled the first images from their upcoming short film ‘Frozen Fever’, which will reunite fan favorite characters Queen Elsa, Princess Anna, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven as they gather the whole kingdom together to celebrate a very special birthday. But now we get an even better look at the ‘Frozen’ sequel thanks […]

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Cast Discusses Working Without The Books

    Posted Thursday, February 26th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    We learned earlier this month that ‘The Winds of Winter’, the sixth installment of George R.R. Martin’s acclaimed ‘A Song of Fire and Ice’ series, won’t be released this year. Many voiced their concerns for this because that means that HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones‘ will be catching up to the author’s last book ‘A Dance With […]

  • Gwen Stacy Returns Home In ‘Spider-Gwen’ #1 Lettered Preview

    Posted Thursday, February 26th, 2015 01:30 pm GMT -4
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    Now that ‘Spider-Verse’ has come to an end (except for the upcoming epilogue), each Spider Totem has returned to their own respective worlds. Last week, we saw how Cindy Moon had settled back into the 616 Universe in ‘Silk’ #1, but this week we’ll get to see another fan favorite Spider-lady get back into the […]

  • Wil Wheaton Joins ‘Firefly Online’ Voice Cast

    Posted Thursday, February 26th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Back in 2013, Fox Digital Entertainment and QMx Interactive Inc. announced that they would be making the dreams of many Browncoats come true with ‘Firefly Online.’ After many years of teasing an online game based on Joss Whedon’s beloved cult classic sci-fi/western series ‘Firefly,’ it’s finally coming to fruition. After the initial announcement at San Diego […]

  • TV Review: ‘Agent Carter: Valediction’

    Posted Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    The events of ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ were hard for all of us, but we True Believers have had the chance to be reunited with Steve Rogers in ‘The Avengers,’ ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier,’ and the upcoming ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron.’ But for some people in the Marvel Cinematic Universe like Peggy Carter […]

  • Alternate ‘Fantastic Four’ Trailer Footage Shows More Sue & Johnny Storm

    Posted Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 03:16 pm GMT -4
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    The first teaser trailer for Josh Trank’s ‘Fantastic Four’ finally debuted in January. After a long period of radio silence since the cast was made official, fans were able to get their first glimpse at the new versions of Mr. Fantastic, the Invisible Woman, the Human Torch, and the blue-eyed ever-lovin Thing. But apparently a […]

  • Marvel Heroes Assemble For Official ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Poster

    Posted Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Since the first trailer dropped backed in October, True Believers have been getting excited for ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’. Since then, we’ve seen a good amount of promotional material featuring Earth’s Mightiest Heroes including a second trailer, but now we finally have the first official poster for the upcoming Phase Two film from Joss Whedon. […]