Startime (1959–1960)

The Importance of Being Earnest 

Why does the same man call himself "Ernest" in town and "Jack" in the country?


John Bethune (adaptation), Oscar Wilde


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Episode credited cast:
Edith Evans ... Lady Bracknell
Edward Mulhare ... John Worthing, J.P.
Toby Robins Toby Robins ... Hon. Gwendolyn Fairfax
Patrick Macnee ... Algernon Moncrieff
Barbara Lord ... Cecily Cardew
Eric House Eric House ... Canon Chasuble
Mary Savidge Mary Savidge ... Miss Prism
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hedley Mattingly Hedley Mattingly


Why does the same man call himself "Ernest" in town and "Jack" in the country?

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1 March 1960 (Canada) See more »

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