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STAR traffic across the Atlantic is not . all Hollywood's way. There's quite* an eastward trickle to England of big people in ? films. In addition to Deborah Kerr* and Margaret O'Brien, who were announced
last week to be going to England for M.G.M., there are
uiest; . — ♦ Phyllis Calvert, back from successful cinemaking in Holly wood to star in Rescue, a story based on a Dakota crash in the Alps; ♦ David Niven, returned to Eng land by Sir Alexander Korda to play the lead in Bonnie Prince Charlie; ♦ Paillette Goddard, also a Korda importation, to star, in Korda's production of Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband; +' Burgess Meredith ( Goddard' s husband) to appear in Korda's Mine Own Executioner; ♦ Orson Wells, to make Sal ome; ♦ Rex Harrison, to return for . The Elusive Pimpernel. Sir Alexander Korda has also dipped into the local pie to sign up topliner Sir Ralph Richard ? son to play the husband in Vivien Leigh's Anna Karenina. These two stars have the roles played earlier in the Hollywood version by Basil Rathbone and Greta Garbo. The screen's gain of Sir Ralph Richardson is the stage's loss. He has been playing with con spicuous success in the Old Vic productions Cyrano de Bergerac and The Alchemist, as well as the new Priestley play, An In spector Calls. Always around when there's a deal on, J. Arthur Rank has meantime imported- a Latin American star, Cleia Barros, dubbed 'Brazil's Deanna Dur bin' because of the similarity of her voice. Only 18. she will team with Sabu for an English film as soon as she learns to speak Eng lish sufficiently. Sabu has just finished an Eng lish film with Brazilian star Bibi Ferreira. Another new face you'll be seeing in English film's shortly
is Faith Brook, daughter of Clive Brook. She has signed a contract with London, . films, wants to carve out a film career as much as her father wants to stage a come back. ♦ M.G.M. currently has this star In Holly wood making a film with Clark Gable.