Ben F. Silverio

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Los Angeles, CA
Drexel University
Disney Parks, Roadtrips, Offbeat Attractions
  • Thanks to family members formerly in the airline industry, Ben has been lucky enough to be traveling around America since he was very young. He was one of those kids escorted on and off the plane by flight attendants.
  • Ben traveled to a number of European countries to learn about different cultures as a teenager thanks to the People 2 People Student Ambassador Program. He returned to the continent in college to study abroad in London, England and explore even more European cities.
  • Back in America, Ben has driven from Philadelphia, PA to Los Angeles, CA (with a six-year break in Chicago, IL), as well as up and down both coasts. As a result, he has seen some of the most interesting roadside attractions, local landmarks, and pop culture locations that this country has to offer.


Ben F. Silverio is a pop culture enthusiast originally from Philadelphia, PA that loves storytelling in all forms. In his decade-plus career, he has used his skills all over the internet as a journalist, critic, editor, and social media ninja to craft nearly 4,000 news articles and editorials for the likes of /Film, Wrestling Inc,, the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival, and In addition to film and television, Ben is a fan of professional wrestling, superhero comic books, Disney theme parks, and being an advocate for representation in media.


Ben attended Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA to learn the ins and outs of filmmaking both in front of the camera and behind the scenes. After completing an internship with Rain Management Group, he graduated in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Screenwriting and Playwriting with a minor in Television Production.
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