Sutherland was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, the son of Canadian Actors Donald Sutherland and Francine Racette, brother of actor Angus Sutherland, Roeg Sutherland, and half-brother of actor Kiefer Sutherland and his twin sister Rachel. He has appeared in films such as Timeline (as Francois Dontelle), and Red Doors (as Alex). He had a recurring role on the television show ER during its tenth season. Sutherland had a small role in the TV series Monk in the episode Mr. Monk and the Other Detective. His first name comes from the director Frédéric Rossif.
Sutherland has since appeared in the movie Poor Boy's Game with Danny Glover and Flex Alexander. Sutherland also appeared in the 2009 comedy/drama with Timothy Olyphant in High Life and also appeared with Russell Peters, Greg Germann and his father Donald Sutherland in the 2010 Comedy The Con Artist directed by Risa Bramon Garcia. In 2012 he joined the cast of the television show King.