Les Podewell (1907-1998) was an American actor. He was sometimes credited as "Lester Podewell".
Les Podewell was married to actress Beverly Ruth Younger. They had 4 children, including Bruce Podewell with whom they appeared (as son and parents) in the short Mr. B Natural.
Les was the grandfather of actress Cathy Podwell, who was a series regular on the TV drama Dallas and who co-starred in the cult favorite horror film Night of the Demons.