Fred Gerber is an American motion picture director and producer. He is an episodic director for ER. He helmed the first season episodes "House of Cards" and "Love Among the Ruins" in 1995. He has also worked on the films Rent-a-Kid (1995), Closer and Closer (1996), Family Plan (1997), and Mr. Music (1998). He has directed episodes of Law & Order, China Beach, The X-Files, Desperate Housewives, Judging Amy, and House MD.