“Chernobyl” became the highest-rated series in history, ahead of “Game of thrones”

«Чернобыль» стал самым рейтинговым сериалом в истории, обогнав «Игру престолов»

A new episode of HBO’s “Chernobyl” took first place in the popularity rating of a reputable site IMDB. As reported ONLINE.UA as at that time his rating has reached 9.6 points on a 10-point scale.

If you compare with other series, taken not only this year but for all time, the Chernobyl ‘ is even ahead of such well-known TV projects as “Breaking Bad” (9,4) and “Game of thrones” (9,4). Given the fact that this mini-series consists of 5 series, such a high place newcomers get not so often.

Starring in “Chernobyl” is played by Jared Harris (Professor Legasov), Stellan Skarsgard (the Chairman of the government Commission Boris Shcherbina) and Emily Watson (Juliana Homyk). Jared Harris known to the Ukrainian audience for her role in last year’s series “Terror.”

Interestingly, in 1996, Emily Watson and Stellan Skarsgard who played a major role in one of the most famous cult films of Danish Director Lars von Trier “Breaking the waves”.

The latest 5-series “Chernobyl” will air June 3.