James Badge Dale (“The Lone Ranger”) has joined the cast of Universal and Blumhouse Prods.’ action-comedy “Stretch,” opposite Patrick Wilson, Ed Helms and Chris Pine.

Joe Carnahan is directing with shooting starting in Los Angeles on June 30 for “Strech,” which Universal will release in North America on March 21.

Jason Blum is producing through Blumhouse. Tracy Falco will also produce, and Leon Corcos and Nila Najand will co-produce. Charles Layton will executive produce.

Wilson portrays a down-on-his-luck limo driver who picks up a reclusive billionaire (Pine) with some deviant appetites.

Badge Dale is represented by CAA, Myrna Jacoby of MJ Management and attorney Geoffry Oblath of Jackoway Tyerman Wertheimer Austen Mandelbaum Morris & Klein.