ByAllanah Faherty, writer at Creators.co
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While some actors are instantly recognizable by their facial features, height or maybe even their hair, for more than a few actors it's their very unique voices that make them unmistakable.

From voicing sultry animated characters to cinemas' best villains, and even some of the most irritating characters ever, there's absolutely no mistaking these voices as belonging to anyone else.

Take a look at 9 actors who have some of Hollywood's most distinctive voices, and then let me know which actor's voice is the most instantly recognizable to you:

1. Kathleen Turner

Some of her most famous appearances: Romancing the Stone, Prizzi's Honor, The Jewel of the Nile, Peggy Sue Got Married, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Accidental Tourist, The War of the Roses, Undercover Blues, Serial Mom, A Simple Wish, The Virgin Suicides, Friends, Monster House, Marley & Me, Californication, Dumb and Dumber To.

Line that you can only imagine being said in her voice: "I'm not bad, I'm just drawn that way."

2. Alan Rickman

Some of his most famous appearances: Die Hard, Truly Madly Deeply, Close My Eyes, Sense and Sensibility, Dogma, A Fish Tale, Love Actually, Sweeney Todd: The Demond Barber of Fleet Street, Perfume: the Story of the Murderer, Alice in Wonderland and the entire Harry Potter franchise.

Line that you can only imagine being said in his voice: "Turn to page 394."

3. Christopher Walken

Some of his most famous appearances: The Deer Hunter, The Dogs of War, A View to a Kill, Biloxi Blues, Batman Returns, Wayne's World 2, Pulp Fiction, Antz, Blast from the Past, Sleepy Hollow, Joe Dirt, Catch Me If You Can, The Stepford Wives, Wedding Crashers, Domino, Hairspray, Dark Horse, Jersey Boys,

Line that you can only imagine being said in her voice: "So he hid it, in the one place he knew he could hide something: his ass."

4. Morgan Freeman

Some of his most famous appearances: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, Driving Miss Daisy, Unforgiven, The Shawshank Redemption, Glory, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Seven, Deep Impact, Nurse Betty, The Sum of All Fears, Bruce Almighty, Along Came a Spider, Million Dollar Baby, The Dark Knight Trilogy, March of the Penguins, The Bucket List, Invictus, The Lego Movie, Lucy and the upcoming Ted 2.

Line that you can only imagine being said in his voice: "Andy Dufresne - who crawled through a river of shit and came out clean on the other side."

5. Fran Drescher

Some of her most famous appearances: Princesses, The Nanny, This is Spinal Tap, The Beautician and the Beast, Living with Fran, Hotel Transylvania, Happily Divorced.

Line that you can only imagine being said in her voice: "Oh, Mr. Sheffielddd."

6. Wallace Shawn

Some of his most famous appearances: The Princess Bride, The Cosby Show, Canadian Bacon, Clueless, Toy Story 1, 2 & 3,The Lionhearts, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Crossing Jordan, Gossip Girl

Line that you can only imagine being said in his voice: "Inconceivable!"

7. James Earl Jones

Some of his most famous appearances: Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, Star Wars: Episodes III, IV, V & VI, Conan the Barbarian, The Lion King, Jack and the Beanstalk,

Line that you can only imagine being said in his voice: "I find your lack of faith disturbing."

8. Maggie Wheeler

Some of her most famous appearances: Friends, Everybody Loves Raymond, Ellen, The Parent Trap, Barbie of Swan Lake, Archer, Californication.

Line that you can only imagine being said in her voice: "Oh. My. Gawddddd."

9. Samuel L. Jackson

Some of his most famous appearances: Patriot Games, Jurassic Park, Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown, Deep Blue Sea, Shaft, Star Wars: Episodes I, II & III, Kill Bill: Vol. 2, The Incredibles, Snakes on a Plane, Django Unchained and Nick Fury in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Line that you can only imagine being said in his voice: "Say 'what' again. Say 'what' again, I dare you, I double dare you motherfucker, say what one more goddamn time!"

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