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Watch Ricky Gervais break the world record for celebrity impressions

It's like they're in the room

Watch Ricky Gervais break the world record for celebrity impressions

Move over Tom Hiddleston, there's a new impressions expert on the scene.

It's none other than Ricky Gervais: appearing on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Saturday night, the comedian claimed, "I'm a brilliant impressionist... I can do any impression... I'm a genius", where upon he was challenged to put his money where his mouth was.

He rose to it spectacularly:

It's not the first time Gervais has been involved with incredible impressions - his Muppets Most Wanted co-star Constantine the frog was similarly talented:

Simply incredible.