Ben Pearson

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University Of Florida
Film, TV, Entertainment Industry
  • Ben is a senior writer for /, and previously worked as an editor and writer for several different movie blogs.
  • Ben has built an immense knowledge base about blockbusters, independent films, and everything in between by spending years covering news, writing reviews, doing on-the-ground reporting, and cultivating sources.
  • Ben also worked for Paramount Pictures, where he was able to gain valuable experience and get an inside look at how the industry operates.


Ben Pearson has been writing professionally about film and television since 2009, and has created, edited, and produced hundreds of hours of podcasts dedicated to those art forms. He has attended and covered the Sundance Film Festival, Los Angeles Film Festival, AFI Fest, and more, and has interviewed hundreds of directors, writers, actors, and craftspeople over the course of his career. Ben has worked as a writer and editor at multiple movie websites, and joined /Film in 2017.


Ben received a bachelor's degree in Telecommunications from the University of Florida, and has witnessed the inner workings of Hollywood while working across a myriad of film sets.
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