|Date of birth:||August 19, 1974|
|Place of birth:||New York City, New York, USA|
Wilder was born on August 19, 1974 in New York City, New York. He won the Jack Nickelson Award for excellence in screenwriting while at the USC Film School in 1996. He wrote six feature scripts for all of the major American film studios, including the one for the film The Orphan King, before turning to writing for television. During that time, Wilder wrote two TV pilots for Paramount Television Studios and CBS.
In addition to screenwriting, Wilder has been an expert guest panelist and guest speaker with an active-duty FBI profiler badge at The Cyril Wecht School for Forensic Science at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Boston College School of Forensic Nursing, and the Entertainment Industries Council in Washington, D.C.