5-Episode Miniseries

Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård, and Emily Watson star in this Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning drama about the 1986 nuclear catastrophe and the sacrifices made to save Europe from unimaginable disaster. Read More

Watch Chernobyl for Free

Stream the very first episode of Chernobyl now — no subscription required.

What Is Chernobyl?

Writer and executive producer Craig Mazin, along with the cast and crew, discuss how the show reimagines the cause and effect of one of the worst man-made disasters in modern history.

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Read the Scripts

Mazin has released all five production scripts to read for free. Check them out to see how the miniseries came to fruition.

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Go Behind the Curtain

Watch how the massive, demanding production — and faithful reimagining of the disaster — came to be.

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Remembering Chernobyl’s Impact, 33 Years Later

The cast and crew gathered among U.N. delegates, ambassadors, and guests to observe International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day.

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The Critics Weigh In

“Riveting.” “Stunning.” “Engrossing.” Critics and audiences alike are mesmerized by the miniseries.

Spotlight on Director Johan Renck

“A horror film is all a ruse anyway. What we’re doing is scaring differently because it gets to you.” The Chernobyl director and co-executive producer discusses his process filming the miniseries.

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