Was a creator and showrunner of NBC's "Blindspot"
Created the drama series "The L.A. Complex"
Was a staff writer on HBO's "Bored to Death"
Was an executive producer on "Stargate: Atlantis"
Directed and co-wrote the breakout romantic comedy "YPF"
Despite working on the shows "Stargate: SG-1" and "Stargate: Atlantis" for many years, it was not until the late 2000s that Gero permanently moved to Los Angeles to work on HBO's "Bored to Death."
Although he was primarily a Canadian filmmaker, Gero achieved breakout success in Hollywood in 2007 after his feature comedy, "YPF," was a hit with audiences.