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Chernobyl 

TV-MA | | Drama, History | TV Mini-Series (2019)
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In April 1986, an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics becomes one of the world's worst man-made catastrophes.

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Craig Mazin
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Series cast summary:
Jared Harris ...  Valery Legasov 5 episodes, 2019
Stellan Skarsgård ...  Boris Shcherbina 5 episodes, 2019
Jessie Buckley ...  Lyudmilla Ignatenko 5 episodes, 2019
Adam Nagaitis ...  Vasily Ignatenko 5 episodes, 2019
Sam Troughton ...  Akimov 5 episodes, 2019
Robert Emms ...  Leonid Toptunov 5 episodes, 2019
Emily Watson ...  Ulana Khomyuk 4 episodes, 2019
Paul Ritter ...  Anatoly Dyatlov 4 episodes, 2019
Con O'Neill ...  Bryukhanov 4 episodes, 2019
Adrian Rawlins ...  Fomin 4 episodes, 2019
Karl Davies ...  Viktor Proskuryakov 3 episodes, 2019
David Dencik ...  Michail Gorbatchev 3 episodes, 2019
Barry Keoghan ...  Pavel 3 episodes, 2019
Mark Lewis Jones ...  General Pikalov 2 episodes, 2019
Alan Williams ...  KGB Chairman Charkov 2 episodes, 2019
Nadia Clifford Nadia Clifford ...  Dr. Svetlana Zinchenko 2 episodes, 2019
Gerard Kearns ...  Pravik 2 episodes, 2019
Michael Shaeffer ...  Blond Man 2 episodes, 2019
Povilas Jatkevicius Povilas Jatkevicius ...  Kibenok 2 episodes, 2019
Ron Cook ...  Old Maternity Doctor 2 episodes, 2019
Laura Elphinstone ...  Oksana 2 episodes, 2019
Michael Socha ...  Mikhail 2 episodes, 2019
Amanda Drew Amanda Drew ...  Kremlin Aide Female 2 episodes, 2019
Jan Ricica Jan Ricica ...  Oksana's Kid 2 episodes, 2019
Cait Davis ...  Local Wife 2 episodes, 2019
Darius Petkevicius ...  Local Husband 2 episodes, 2019
Baltasar Breki Samper ...  Ananenko 2 episodes, 2019
Philip Barantini ...  Bezpalov 2 episodes, 2019
Oscar Dyekjær Giese Oscar Dyekjær Giese ...  Baranov 2 episodes, 2019
Donald Sumpter ...  Zharkov 2 episodes, 2019
Joshua Leese ...  Igor Kirschenbaum 2 episodes, 2019
Tomas Zaibus Tomas Zaibus ...  Policeman / ... 2 episodes, 2019
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In April 1986, an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics becomes one of the world's worst man-made catastrophes.

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Drama | History

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English

Release Date:

6 May 2019 (USA) See more »

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Chernobyl See more »

Filming Locations:

Vilnius, Lithuania See more »

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Dolby Digital

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2.00 : 1
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The character of Ulana Khomyuk played by Emily Watson is the only character that is fictionalized, all others depict their real life counterparts. It is a composite of several scientists that all did different parts of the work depicted by her character for the series. It is not known if any of the original scientists that are the base for this character were women. See more »

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Unbelievable
14 May 2019 | by alexander-phoenixSee all my reviews

I'm Russian. Amazing work! Newer, you hear this, never ever before western cinematography made such authentic film. I speak about details: cars, kitchens, clothes...


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