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List of famous impressionists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top impressionists in the world? This includes the most prominent impressionists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable impressionists is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic impressionists were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned impressionists.

List people range from Will Ferrell to Rich Little. Featuring funny impressionist comedians, good impressionist comics, and more, this list has it all. 

From reputable, prominent, and well known impressionists to the lesser known impressionists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the impressionist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous impressionists ever?" and "What are the names of famous impressionists?" then you're in the right place. 
Will Ferrell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Impressionists
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John William "Will" Ferrell is an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer. Ferrell first established himself in the mid-1990s as a cast member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, and has subsequently starred in comedy films such as Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, ...more

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Age: 48

Birthplace: Irvine, California, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter Actor, + more

Credits: Step Brothers, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, The Other Guys

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Rich Little is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Impressionists
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Richard Caruthers "Rich" Little is a Canadian-American impressionist and voice actor, nicknamed "The Man of a Thousand Voices," by voice actor Mel Blanc. ...more

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Age: 77

Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada

Profession: Comedian, Actor, Impersonator, Voice acting Singer, + more

Credits: One Crazy Summer, The Pink Panther Show, Trail of the Pink Panther, Bébé's Kids The Raccoons, + more

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#22 on The Funniest Canadian Comics & Actors of All Time

#1 on The Best Celebrity Impersonators Ever

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Steve Coogan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Impressionists
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Stephen John "Steve" Coogan is an English actor, stand-up comedian, impressionist, writer, and producer. He began his career in the 1980s, working as a voice artist on the satirical puppet show Spitting Image. In the early 1990s, he began creating original comic characters, leading him to win the ...more

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Age: 50

Birthplace: Middleton, United Kingdom

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter Actor, + more

Credits: hilomena, Alan Partridge, Despicable Me 2, Tropic Thunder

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#28 on The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of all Time

#29 on The Best Celebrity Impersonators Ever

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Darrell Hammond is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Impressionists
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Darrell Hammond is an American actor, stand-up comedian and impressionist. He was a regular on Saturday Night Live from 1995 until 2009, the longest tenure of any cast member in the show's history. Upon his departure, Hammond, at age 53, was also the oldest cast member in the show's history. Hammond ...more

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Age: 60

Birthplace: Melbourne, Florida, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Actor, Impressionist

Credits: Saturday Night Live, Scary Movie 3, Epic Movie, Scary Movie 5

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#24 on The Best SNL Cast Members of All Time

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#10 on The Best SNL Cast Members of the '90s

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Dileep is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Impressionists
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Dileep is an Indian film actor, singer, impressionist and producer. He has been featured in more than a 100 Malayalam films. Dileep started his film career as an assistant director to Kamal in 1992. He became popular for his impressionist stage shows and the Comicola television comedy series on ...more

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Age: 47

Birthplace: Aluva, India

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Singer, Impressionist

Credits: Twenty:20, Mappillai, Dharma Durai, Kalyanaraman Ee Parakkum Thalika, + more

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Kevin Pollak is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Impressionists
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Kevin Elliot Pollak is an American actor, impressionist and comedian. He started performing stand-up comedy at the age of 10 and touring professionally at the age of 20. In 1988, Pollak landed a role in George Lucas’s Willow, directed by Ron Howard, and began his acting career. Pollak is an avid ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: USA, California, San Francisco

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Game Show Host, Film Producer Screenwriter, + more

Credits: Kevin Pollak's Chat Show^! The Usual Suspects^! Casino^! A Few Good Men

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#45 on The Best Short Actors

#12 on The Best Celebrity Impersonators Ever

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Rob Brydon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Impressionists
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Robert Brydon Jones, MBE, known as Rob Brydon, is a Welsh actor, comedian, radio and television presenter, singer and impressionist. He played Dr Paul Hamilton in the Australian/British comedy series Supernova, Uncle Bryn in the sitcom Gavin and Stacey and Keith Barret in the BBC comedy series ...more

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Age: 50

Birthplace: Baglan, Neath Port Talbot

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Radio personality Actor, + more

Credits: Shaun of the Dead, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, First Knight 24 Hour Party People, + more

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#20 on The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of all Time

#37 on The Best Celebrity Impersonators Ever

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Frank Caliendo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Impressionists
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Frank Caliendo is an American comedian and impressionist, best known for his work on the Fox Network television series MADtv, and as the in-house prognosticator for Fox NFL Sunday. In 2007 and 2008, he performed his impersonations on his own show, Frank TV, which aired on TBS. He is known for his ...more

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Age: 41

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Profession: Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor, Impersonator Impressionist

Credits: Hot in Cleveland, Mad TV, The Comebacks, Mike & Mike Frank TV, + more

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#4 on The Best Celebrity Impersonators Ever

#16 on The Most Successful Mad TV Cast Members

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