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Summary Soviet nuclear physicist Valery Legasov (Jared Harris), Soviet Deputy Prime Minister Boris Shcherbina (Stellan Skarsgård), and Soviet nuclear physicist Ulana Khomyuk (Emily Watson) are some of the people who worked to stop radioactive material from spreading further during the 1986 nuclear disaster at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant i...

Created By: Craig Mazin

Chernobyl

Season 1 Premiere: May 6, 2019
Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 27 Critic Reviews
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82
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 1,221 User Ratings
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Summary Soviet nuclear physicist Valery Legasov (Jared Harris), Soviet Deputy Prime Minister Boris Shcherbina (Stellan Skarsgård), and Soviet nuclear physicist Ulana Khomyuk (Emily Watson) are some of the people who worked to stop radioactive material from spreading further during the 1986 nuclear disaster at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant i...

Created By: Craig Mazin

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 27 Critic Reviews
82
89% Positive
24 Reviews
11% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 27 Critic Reviews
82
89% Positive
24 Reviews
11% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
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User Score
Universal Acclaim Based on 1,221 User Ratings
9.0
93% Positive
1138 Ratings
2% Mixed
25 Ratings
5% Negative
58 Ratings

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User Score
Universal Acclaim Based on 1,221 User Ratings
9.0
93% Positive
1138 Ratings
2% Mixed
25 Ratings
5% Negative
58 Ratings

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

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Production Company:
  • Home Box Office (HBO)
  • Sister Pictures
  • Sky Television
  • The Mighty Mint
  • Word Games
Initial Release Date: May 6, 2019
Number of seasons: 1 Season
Rating: TV-MA
Golden Globes, USA
• 2 Wins & 4 Nominations
Primetime Emmy Awards
• 10 Wins & 19 Nominations
Online Film & Television Association
• 14 Wins & 16 Nominations