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British actor Jared Harris, who played the academician Legasov in the TV series “Chernobyl” from HBO, he considered a funny story of the coming of the Russian series in which the culprit of the accident at the NPP allegedly is an American Central intelligence Agency (CIA). Video interview with the artist published on the RT.
The series of “Chernobyl” from NTV channel, was announced in July 2018. In the story, the Ukrainian division of the KGB becomes aware of the interest shown by foreign intelligence services to the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. In Pripyat comes the Lieutenant Colonel of military intelligence who is looking for a CIA employee walking around the city. A year later the Director of the series, Alexei Muradov in an interview with “the Open media” criticized the inaccuracies in the HBO and said that the story of the CIA — the Central subject of this project, stressing that they “do not hang any labels on anyone”.
In June of 2019 the Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky also announced the creation of the Russian feature film and TV series about the events at Chernobyl. In the same month, “Communists of Russia” has addressed in Roskomnadzor with the requirement to forbid access to the TV series “Chernobyl” and accused its founders of defamation.
Video, photo All from Russia.