Stephen Silver is a writer, film critic, podcaster and editor who has worked in the Philadelphia region since 2005. In addition to Philadelphia Weekly, his work has appeared in New York Press, Tablet, Philadelphia Magazine, Philly Voice, AppleInsider, The Jerusalem Post,, and Broad Street Review.

The cofounder of the Philadelphia Film Critics Circle and cohost of the Film Scribes Podcast, Stephen has been a Rotten Tomatoes-listed film criitic since 2008.