June 24, 1944
Dorothy Manners, filling in for her boss Louella Parsons, says:
HOLLYWOOD, JUNE 23 — A sudden shuffle in the casting of “Experiment Perilous” brings out some interesting news. George Brent will play the hero role opposite Hedy Lamarr in the RKO movie instead of Gregory Peck, originally scheduled for the part. As it stands now the lineup is Brent, Hedy and Paul Lukas.