Chernobyl(TV show/series, 2019)

| 1h 10min per episode | Genre: Drama

Mini series in 1 season with 5 episodes

ChernobylRating: 4.3/5 (with 195 votes) 48
Chernobyl is a historical drama television miniseries created and written by Craig Mazin and directed by Johan Renck. The series centers around the Chernobyl nuclear disaster of April 1986 and the unprecedented cleanup efforts that followed. Produced by HBO in association with Sky UK, it features an ensemble cast led by Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård and Emily Watson. The series premiered in five parts in the United States and the United Kingdom on May 6–7, 2019 and was acclaimed by critics. At the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards, it received six nominations, including Outstanding Limited Series and acting nominations for Harris, Skarsgård, and Watson. ()
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About Chernobyl

A dramatization of the true story of one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history, the catastrophic nuclear accident at Chernobyl. A tale of the brave men and women who sacrificed to save Europe from unimaginable disaster.

Trailer for Chernobyl + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Chernobyl (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO(Trailer, 2:39)

Chernobyl Seasons and Episodes

05/06/2019Miniseries - 5 episodes
#1 | 05/06/20191:23:45
4.6/5 (with 29 votes)
April 26, 1986, Ukrainian SSR. Plant workers and firefighters put their lives on the line to control a catastrophic 1986 explosion at a Soviet nuclear power plant.
#2 | 05/13/2019Please Remain Calm
4.8/5 (with 22 votes)
With untold millions at risk after the Chernobyl explosion, nuclear physicist Ulana Khomyuk makes a desperate attempt to reach Valery Legasov, a leading Soviet nuclear physicist, and warn him about the threat of second explosion that could devastate the continent.
#3 | 05/20/2019Open Wide, O Earth
4.6/5 (with 15 votes)
Lyudmilla Ignatenko, a Pripyat resident, ignores warning about her firefighter husband's contamination. Valery Legasov lays out a decontamination plan, complete with human risks.
#4 | 05/27/2019The Happiness of All Mankind
4.7/5 (with 12 votes)
Valery Legasov and Soviet Deputy Prime Minister Boris Shcherbina consider using lunar rovers to remove radioactive debris, while Ulana Khomyuk faces government hurdles in determining the truth about the cause of the explosion.
#5 | 06/03/2019Vichnaya Pamyat
4.8/5 (with 10 votes)
Valery Legasov, Boris Shcherbina and Ulana Khomyuk risk their lives and reputations to expose the truth about Chernobyl.

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Lithuania, Ukraine
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 24 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Uzbek (UZ), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Ended
First episode released on: 05/06/2019
Last episode released on: 06/03/2019
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:31251, Added: 03/02/2019, Last updated: 07/20/2019