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.