He is best known for his role as United States President Richard Nixon in Zack Snyder"s film adaptation of the District of Columbia graphic novel Watchmen, Chief Coroner James Flynn in Da Vinci"s Inquest, Ken Browning in Final Destination and Robert Patrick "Pusher" Modell in the 1996 X-Files television series episode Pusher and 1998 follow-up episode Kitsunegari. Wisden moved with his family from Britain to Canada when he was 15. He started his career in 1985 starring as Terry Dunne in Atom Egoyan"s In This Corner.
He has since acted in many shows, including Da Vinci"s Inquest, Smallville, The X-Files and Jeremiah.
In 2006 Wisden graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Education degree. He currently is employed at Street.George"s School for Boys in Vancouver, British Columbia, where he is Head of the Drama department.