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Show . Drama . History
On . Disney+ Hotstar
Starring . Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård, Emily Watson
Chernobyl, directed by Johan Renck and written by Craig Mazin, is a miniseries based on a true incident in Ukraine. The miniseries are about an explosion that happened at Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine on April 26, 1986. Jared Harris, playing the role of Valery Legasove, investigates and brings out the reasons behind the explosion and radiation poisoning. He achieves this with the help of Ulana, played by Emily Watson, and Boris played by Stellan Skarsgard. This miniseries aired on May 6, 2019, on HBO (US) is about a nuclear disaster and the cleanout and revelation of the truth related efforts that followed. This series based on a true story that conveys suffering and sacrifice where Valery Legasov, Boris Shcherbina, and Ulana Khomyuk truly risk everything to expose the truth about Chernobyl.
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Reviews and Ratings


Hindustan Times

Chernobyl review: An outright masterpiece, HBO delivers the best new show of 2019. 5 stars



HBO series on 1986 nuclear disaster is a gripping tale of the horrors of bureaucracy


Times of India

Despite the fictionalisation of some events and characters, the dark, brutal miniseries, with of course no happy ending, is a must-watch.


The New Indian Express

Riveting and revealing


Indian Express

A captivating, bleak portrait of the biggest nuclear catastrophe in history

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