Hugh Wakefield (10 November 1888 in Wanstead– 5 December 1971 in London) 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. After completing 1954's The Million Pound Note, Wakefield retired from film acting. He died 5 December 1971 in London aged 83.