Martin Gero (born 1977) is the creator, writer, and executive producer of Blindspot.
Born in Switzerland, Gero spent much of his childhood in Ottawa, Ontario. He attended Canterbury High School for Dramatic Arts and Ryerson University in Toronto, which he ended up dropping out of in his last year. He co-wrote and directed the Toronto Film Festival romantic comedy favourite Young People F***ing, is a Writer/Supervising Producer on the HBO series Bored to Death, and is set to direct the new Playboy movie.
He is the creator of Blindspot and has written many of the critical episodes.