Chernobyl

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.

Created By: Craig Mazin |
Genres: Drama |
Production Company: SISTER | The Mighty Mint | Word Games |

Chernobyl-Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 06-05-2019
  • Total Sessions: 1
  • Total Episodes: 5
  • Vote Count: 2,792
  • IMDB Rating: 8.5
  • Network: HBO |
  • Status: Ended
  • Homepage: https://www.hbo.com/chernobyl






Photo Name Character
Jared Harris-Azwaad Movie Database Jared Harris Valery Legasov
Stellan Skarsgård-Azwaad Movie Database Stellan Skarsgård Boris Shcherbina
Emily Watson-Azwaad Movie Database Emily Watson Ulana Khomyuk
Paul Ritter-Azwaad Movie Database Paul Ritter Anatoly Dyatlov
Jessie Buckley-Azwaad Movie Database Jessie Buckley Lyudmilla Ignatenko
Adam Nagaitis-Azwaad Movie Database Adam Nagaitis Vasily Ignatenko
Sam Troughton-Azwaad Movie Database Sam Troughton Alexandr Akimov
Robert Emms-Azwaad Movie Database Robert Emms Leonid Toptunov
Con O'Neill-Azwaad Movie Database Con O'Neill Viktor Bryukhanov
Adrian Rawlins-Azwaad Movie Database Adrian Rawlins Nikolai Fomin

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Peter M

This is one of the best dramatic series I have watched in years. It can be difficult to maintain tension and drama describing true events that the viewer might be already aware of to some extent, but this program manages it nicely. It is a little predictable in how it tells the story, by which I mean it uses several angles from different characters' points of view: the scientists and administrators representing the Russian government, the employees of the power plant and other disposable workers, and of course the masses of people caught up in the disaster; and finally, for a close-up look, the wife of one of the plant's employees, who follows her husband to a Moscow hospital. All of these perspectives are handled well. A couple of the criticisms I saw sort of bounced off me. One person on another website said it was a good series but he was giving it a low rating because he couldn't believe it was rated higher than Game of Thrones. Uh, okay. Another person felt that the miniseries sugar coated the Communists. I don't know; I lived through Gorbachev and Glasnost, and this portrayal seemed spot on to me. I fully intend to watch the series again, after I finish reading the book it is at least partially based on. Don't miss it.

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