Fred Gallo attended film school at the University of Southern California. Bachelor of Arts, 1987. Master of Arts, 1990. His student film, "Writer's Block" brought him to the attention of producer Roger Corman. This led to Fred directing his first feature film, Dead Space (1991). See full bio »
The subtle trick Showtime's "Penny Dreadful is that it is far less about the blood, gore and the specter of gruesome death than the sharp pain and exhilarating pleasure of living, and the terror of feeling alone even in close company. Read our review in the May Picks section.