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Chernobyl (2019)

TV-MA Drama

What is the cost of lies?


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.

  1. Craig Mazin


Series Cast

  1. Jared Harris as Valery Legasov

    Jared Harris

    Valery Legasov

    5 Episodes

  2. Stellan Skarsgård as Boris Shcherbina

    Stellan Skarsgård

    Boris Shcherbina

    5 Episodes

  3. Emily Watson as Ulana Khomyuk

    Emily Watson

    Ulana Khomyuk

    5 Episodes

  4. Paul Ritter as Anatoly Dyatlov

    Paul Ritter

    Anatoly Dyatlov

    5 Episodes

  5. Jessie Buckley as Lyudmilla Ignatenko

    Jessie Buckley

    Lyudmilla Ignatenko

    5 Episodes

  6. Adam Nagaitis as Vasily Ignatenko

    Adam Nagaitis

    Vasily Ignatenko

    5 Episodes

  7. Sam Troughton as Alexandr Akimov

    Sam Troughton

    Alexandr Akimov

    5 Episodes

  8. Robert Emms as Leonid Toptunov

    Robert Emms

    Leonid Toptunov

    5 Episodes

  9. Con O'Neill as Viktor Bryukhanov

    Con O'Neill

    Viktor Bryukhanov

    5 Episodes

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Last Season


2019 • 5 Episodes

Season 1 of Chernobyl premiered on May 6, 2019.

Vichnaya Pamyat

(1x5, June 3, 2019) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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