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Author Marilyn

  • Marilyn

    95.7 BEN-FM Morning Show Host

    Morning Show Host for 95.7 Ben FM every weekday from 5am - 9am.

    10 Things to know about Marilyn

    1. I’m Addicted to Social Media - @MarilynRussell, or find me on Facebook/Pinterest/Instagram/Google and BlogSpot and Word Press
    2. I have seen the movie “Gladiator” like 150 times! Also love “GroundHog Day,” “Silver Linings Playbook” “Catching Fire,” “Star Wars,” “Lord of the Rings,” “Swingers,” “Wedding Crashers,” and anything with Paul Rudd
    3. Favorite interview – Bradley Cooper for “Silver Linings Playbook.” Not just because he's so good-looking, but also smart, funny and local!
    4. I’m a Native Philadelphian, so I always have that “Rocky” spirit...yo, we never give up!
    5. My radio career spans 2-decades now and I wouldn't trade it for the world! I love what I do and love doing it my home town!
    6. Favorite Philly Sports Teams – Flyers and Phillies
    7. Philly Favorites Overall – Living in Manayunk – great architecture, fun bars and amazing bike path. Love D'Allesandro's and Caputo's too!
    8. I’m a music lover of course! Best Live Show EVER Clash at the Armory in the early 80's... also Nirvana at the same venue mid-90's
    9. Favorite Hobby… Dinning Out!... I’m not much of a cook…
    10. Motherhood – The Best Thing I've Ever Done! Teaches you the true meaning of love.
 

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Actor Cary Elwes "As You Wish"

Cary had a great idea and is sharing it with all of us! "As You Wish" is a behind the scenes look at the making of one of the most beloved movies of all time "The Princess Bride," and at the 25th anniversary of the film, Cary shares some very poignant moments and back-stories throughout. The book is in-stores and online now and if you listen to my conversation with him you'll hear why "As you Wish" is a must-read! ~ Marilyn Read more...

Renee Chenault-Fattah - NBC-10

It's always a privilege to chat with Renee, news anchor from NBC-10 and now you can hear Renee on BEN FM in the 3pm hour with "10 on BEN." She gives you all the latest news prior to her 4 o'clock newscast on NBC-10. Read more...

Michael's Way


Sue Daugherty, Executive Director MANNA

Like the holidays, Manna's "Pie in the Sky" only comes around once a year...so...order up folks for Thanksgiving, Christmas, any upcoming Holiday event, because the proceeds help Manna get nourishment to people who really need the care. By the way, there's a new item you can get 365-days outta the year...tune in to learn more about that. Read more...

Amanda Carl talking about the American Lung Association’s new nationwide campaign, LUNG FORCE

Amanda Carl, a successful leader at IBM, knows the impact of lung cancer firsthand. Ten days after her father was diagnosed with small cell lung cancer, he passed away. She has also lost her grandmother and uncle to small cell lung cancer and her aunt is currently fighting a terminal lung cancer diagnosis. Read more...

Alysia Reiner - Fig on "Orange Is The New Black"

Alysia is in town this weekend helping with a Career Wardrobe Fundraiser Sunday, November 9th. On the show, she's not so nice...but in real life, she's super sweet...tune in! Read more...

Judi Goldstein is Vice President of The Renfrew Center Foundation.

Judi Goldstein is Vice President of The Renfrew Center Foundation. Renfrew is the nation’s first residential eating disorder treatment facility and largest network of eating disorder treatment centers. Read more...

Katie Newsom Pastuszek- Philadelphia Outward Bound School

Katie Newsom Pastuszek- Philadelphia Outward Bound School Read more...

Marilyn with Voice Contestant and Fan Fav Matt McAndrew

From Team Adam on the Voice, meet Matt McAndrew, University of the Arts (Philadelphia) graduate and native of Barnegat Light, NJ. He's a cool cat with very diverse musical taste and we like that about him, after all Ben is all about variety! Let's keep em entertaining us weekly on NBC's "The Voice" by voting. Read more...

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