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Premiere May 6, 2019
Finale June 3, 2019
Creator Craig Mazin
Network HBO (USA)
Sky (UK)
Style 60-minute drama
Company Sister Pictures,
The Mighty Mint
Episodes 5
Origin UK / USA

Chernobyl dramatizes the true story of one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history and tells of the brave men and women who sacrificed to save Europe from unimaginable disaster. The miniseries focuses on the heartbreaking scope of the nuclear plant disaster that occurred in Ukraine in April 1986, revealing how and why it happened and telling the shocking, remarkable stories of the heroes who fought and fell.



Actor Character
Main Cast
Jared Harris Valery Legasov
Stellan Skarsgård Boris Shcherbina
Emily Watson Ulana Khomyuk
Paul Ritter TBA
Jessie Buckley TBA
Adrian Rawlins TBA
Con O'Neil TBA
Sam Troughton TBA
Adam Nagaitis TBA
Ralph Ineson TBA
Mark Lewis Jones TBA
Fares Fares TBA
David Densik TBA
Robert Emms TBA
Jay Simpson TBA
Gerard Kearns TBA
Michael Socha TBA
Jamie Sives TBA
Kieran O'Brien TBA
Karl Davies TBA
Billy Postlethwaite TBA
Alex Ferns TBA
James Cosmo TBA


# Title Airdate Viewers 18-49 Rating
1 1:23:45 May 6, 2019 756k 0.19%
2 Please Remain Calm May 13, 2019 1.004M 0.32%
3 Open Wide, O Earth May 20, 2019 1.063M 0.32%
4 The Happiness of All Mankind May 27, 2019 1.193M 0.33%
5 Vichnaya Pamyat June 3, 2019 1.089M 0.3%

All episodes written by Craig Mazin and directed by Johan Renck


DVD Releases

There are no DVD releases for this show.

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