The Chernobyl nuclear disaster is one of the most infamous environmental catastrophes in recorded history. The 1986 explosion at the Chernobyl Power Plant in Ukraine released a massive amount of radioactive material into the atmosphere, leading to an immense cleanup effort and significant long-term health effects.
The event has been immortalized in film, literature and television.
In 2019, HBO released a critically acclaimed miniseries about the Chernobyl disaster. The series was praised for its attention to detail and its unflinching portrayal of the events that unfolded in Chernobyl. It quickly became one of the most popular series of all time, and won several awards including Emmy Awards for Outstanding Limited Series, Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie or Special, Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special and Outstanding Cinematography for Limited Series or Movie.
The series is available to stream on both Netflix and Amazon Prime. On Netflix, it can be found under the “TV Series” tab on their website.
On Amazon Prime Video, it can be found under “TV” in their library. Both streaming services offer high-definition versions of the show with both English and Russian audio options.
Yes, Chernobyl is available to stream on both Netflix and Amazon Prime. Both services offer high-definition versions of the show with both English and Russian audio options.