Hugh Wakefield (10 November 1888 – 5 December 1971) was an English film actor, who played supporting roles. He was often seen wearing a monocle. 
Wakefield was born in Wanstead, Essex. He also had a distinguished stage career, which began at the age of 11. City of Song (1931) was his first film. He died 5 December 1971 in London aged 83.
Wakefield appeared in the original London productions of Between Friends (1930), Tea For Two (1938) and The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker (1955) .
Hugh Wakefield served with the RAF during World War II along with his Blithe Spirit co-star, Rex Harrison . He was also an avid sportman, particularly enjoying golf & tennis.