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These Alan Rickman Impressions Show Just How Iconic He Was

Everyone has their own Rickman impersonation.

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Famous for his roles as Hans Gruber in Die Hard and Snape in the Harry Potter franchise, Rickman was known and loved for his recognizable and much impersonated voice.

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Anyone who does impressions can do an "Alan Rickman", from Benedict Cumberbatch singing candle in the wind as Rickman.

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And his Rickman off with Jimmy Fallon.

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Cumberbatch is so good at the impersonating Rickman that he played him on the Simpsons.

Tom Hiddleston's amazing Sheriff of Nottingham from Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves.

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And this sneaky tribute he managed to get into The Avengers gag reel.

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Steve Coogan teaching T4 presenters how to Rickman.

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Family Guy's Alec Sulkin's tribute to his iconic voice.

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And of course, A Very Potter Musical's own Snape.

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Best of all, Rickman was 100 percent aware of how much people loved his voice and loved impersonating him.

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Rachael Krishna is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Rachael Krishna at rachael.krishna@buzzfeed.com.

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