Adam Beach has signed on to star opposite Steve Austin in the Rob Lieberman-directed Stranger, an action vehicle for the wrestling star.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the man-on-the-run story follows an FBI agent (Beach) who is tracking down a material witness (Austin) involved in a top-secret investigation.

Erica Cerra will play a psychiatrist involved in the case.

Stranger begins lensing this week in Vancouver.