- Year: 2019
- Country: USA, UK
- Creator: Craig Mazin
- Actors: Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård, Jessie...
- Running time: 1h 4min
In the center of the plot-event of the year 1986, when CHERNOBYL NUCLEAR POWER PLANT explodes fourth power unit and a large-scale release of radiation into the atmosphere. The makers claim that the tv series will be told the real story of what happened, which was suppressed in the Soviet Union. On April 25, 1986 CHERNOBYL guide planned stop fourth unit for testing equipment and partial repairs. However, during testing of something going wrong, and night April 26 comes a powerful explosion which completely destroys the reactor. The building in which the unit is partially boned. Starts a large-scale fire on the roof, which spreads to adjacent premises and buildings. The Soviet leadership understands that technological disaster occurred on a global scale, the consequences of which are likely to affect all of humanity. At an emergency meeting in the Kremlin decided to send Soviet scientist-chemist, Valery Legasova, to investigate this terrible incident.