Chernobyl (2019)
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The Happiness of All Mankind 

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Valery and Boris attempt to find solutions to removing the radioactive debris; Ulana attempts to find out the cause of the explosion.

Director:

Johan Renck

Writers:

Craig Mazin, Craig Mazin (created by)
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
June Watson ... Old Woman Babushka
Josef Altin ... Soldier
Jessie Buckley ... Lyudmilla Ignatenko
Sergejus Ivanovas Sergejus Ivanovas ... Survey Soldier
Jared Harris ... Valery Legasov
Stellan Skarsgård ... Boris Shcherbina
Ralph Ineson ... General Tarakanov
Barry Keoghan ... Pavel
Alexej Manvelov Alexej Manvelov ... Garo
Fares Fares ... Bacho
Josef Davies Josef Davies ... Janek
Emily Watson ... Ulana Khomyuk
Velta Zygure Velta Zygure ... Elderly Librarian
Paulius Cizinauskas Paulius Cizinauskas ... KGB Agent Library
Mark Bagnall ... Jughashvili (Robot Operator)
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Storyline

Valery and Boris attempt to find solutions to removing the radioactive debris; Ulana attempts to find out the cause of the explosion.

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Genres:

Drama | History

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Sister Pictures See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.00 : 1
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Trivia

Average salary in USSR in 1986 was about 200 rubles per month. So 800 rubles is about 4 monthly salaries. See more »

Goofs

At 52:50 mark, one of the guys sent to the roof falls over and his shovel is fully visible and isn't stuck to anywhere, but the next scene it's somehow now stuck inside the bricks. See more »

Soundtracks

Cherny Voron (Black Raven)
Written by Nikolai Veryovkin
(Dog burial scene)
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The happiness of all mankind
28 May 2019 | by wellymohammedSee all my reviews

Omg this series is so great every episode is better I really love it thank u HBO


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