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Algernon Moncrieff (Character)
from The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)

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The Importance of Being Earnest -- Starring Reese Witherspoon (LEGALLY BLONDE), Colin Firth (BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY), and Rupert Everett (MY BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING), here is the hilarious adventure of two dashing young bachelors and the outrageous deceptions they find themselves in over love!
The Importance of Being Earnest -- In 1890s London, two friends use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") for their on-the-sly activities. Hilarity ensues.

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Overview

Alternate Names:
Agenore Moncrieff / Algemon Moncrieff / Algernon / Algernon Moncrief / Algernoon / Algeron Moncrieff / Algy / Algy Moncrieff

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  1. The Importance of Being Earnest (????) Played by Harry Parr (as Algernon)

  2. The Importance of Being Earnest (2015) Played by Philip Cumbus
  3. Dear Cecily (2015) (V) Played by Chris Dooly
  4. "In Earnest" (2014) TV series Played by John Laurie
  5. The Insignificance of Being Gwendolen (2014) Played by Luke Adekoya Campbell
  6. The Importance of Being Earnest (2011) Played by Santino Fontana

  7. "The Inspector Lynley Mysteries"
        - A Suitable Vengeance (2003) TV episode, Played by Miles Richardson
  8. The Importance of Being Earnest (2002) Played by Rupert Everett (as Algy)

  9. An Ideal Husband (1999) Played by Andy Harrison (as Algernon)
  10. A Importância de Ser Ernesto (1998) (TV) Played by Henrique Feist (as Algernon)
  11. Wilde (1997) Played by Andrew Havill (as Algernon)
    ... aka "Oscar Wilde" - Germany, Japan (English title)
  12. The Importance of Being Earnest (1992) Played by Wren T. Brown (as Algernon Moncrief)
  13. The Importance of Being Earnest (1992) (TV) Played by Andrew Tighe

  14. The Importance of Being Earnest (1986) (TV) Played by Rupert Frazer (as Algy)
  15. "Great Performances"
        - The Importance of Being Earnest (1985) TV episode, Played by Jeremy Clyde
  16. "La comedia"
        - La importancia de llamarse Ernesto (1984) TV episode, Played by Paco Lahoz (as Algemon Moncrieff)
  17. "Au théâtre ce soir"
        - Il est important d'être aimé (1981) TV episode, Played by Henri Garcin (as Algernoon)

  18. Jak je dulezité míti Filipa (1979) (TV) Played by Jaromír Hanzlík
  19. Bunbury (1976) (TV) Played by Ullrich Tesche
  20. Kak vazhno byt seryoznym (1976) (TV) Played by Igor Starygin
  21. Keine Hochzeit ohne Ernst (1976) (TV) Played by Ezard Haußmann (as Algernon)
  22. "BBC Play of the Month"
        - The Importance of Being Earnest (1974) TV episode, Played by Julian Holloway
  23. Mein Freund Bunbury (1970) (TV) Played by Rex Gildo

  24. "Estudio 1"
        - La importancia de llamarse Ernesto (1968) TV episode, Played by Rafael Navarro
  25. "Armchair Theatre"
        - The Importance of Being Earnest (1964) TV episode, Played by Patrick Macnee
  26. Bunbury (1964) (TV) Played by Harry Meyen
  27. Mr Ernest (1961) (TV) Played by Lars Lind (as Algy Moncrieff)
  28. "Startime"
        - The Importance of Being Earnest (1960) TV episode, Played by Patrick Macnee

  29. Quanto Importa Ser Leal (1959) (TV) Played by Paulo Renato
  30. L'importanza d'essere Franco (1958) (TV) Played by Tino Carraro (as Agenore Moncrieff)
  31. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - The Importance of Being Earnest (1958) TV episode, Played by Tony Britton
  32. "The United States Steel Hour"
    ... aka "The U.S. Steel Hour" - USA (alternative title)
        - Who's Earnest? (1957) TV episode, Played by Edward Mulhare (as Algernon)
  33. "Folio"
        - The Importance of Being Earnest (1956) TV episode, Played by Barry Morse
  34. The Importance of Being Earnest (1952) Played by Michael Denison

  35. The Importance of Being Earnest (1949) (TV) Played by William Fox (as Algernon Moncrief)
  36. The Importance of Being Earnest (1946) (TV) Played by Mackenzie Ward (as Algeron Moncrieff)

  37. The Importance of Being Earnest (1937) (TV) Played by Francis James
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  1. "NET Playhouse"
        - The Importance of Being Earnest (1964) TV episode, Played by Patrick Macnee

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Quotes:
From The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
[while Algy is pretending to be Jack's brother]
Jack: [whispering] Algy! Algy! Algy!
[Algy looks around, as if wondering who Jack's calling]
Jack: Ernest.
Algy: Ah, good morning, dear fellow.
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