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"Open Wide, O Earth"

Teleplay | Script

Written By: Craig Mazin

Final Shooting Script | 06.24.2018

TV Mini-Series : Part 3 | May 20, 2019 | HBO

Part 3 of 5. Lyudmilla ignores warnings about her firefighter husband’s contamination; Legasov lays out a decontamination plan, complete with human risks.

At the levels some of them were exposed to... ionizing radiation tears the cellular structure apart.

pg. 16 : scene 19

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Born April 8, 1971. Craig Mazin is a producer and writer known for Chernobyl (2019), The Hangover Part II (2011), Identity Thief (2013), The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016).

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Notable Cast
Jessie BuckleyJessie Buckley...Lyudmilla Ignatenko
Jared HarrisJared Harris...Valery Legasov
Stellan SkarsgårdStellan Skarsgård...Boris Shcherbina
Adam NagaitisAdam Nagaitis...Vasily Ignatenko
Emily WatsonEmily Watson...Ulana Khomyuk
Paul RitterPaul Ritter...Anatoly Dyatlov
Robert EmmsRobert Emms...Leonid Toptunov
Sam TroughtonSam Troughton...Alexandr Akimov
Karl DaviesKarl Davies...Viktor Proskuryakov
Michael SochaMichael Socha...Mikhail
Laura ElphinstoneLaura Elphinstone...Oksana
Alan WilliamsAlan Williams...KGB Chairman Charkov
Adrian RawlinsAdrian Rawlins...Nikolai Fomin
Con O'NeillCon O'Neill...Viktor Bryukhanov
Douggie McMeekinDouggie McMeekin...Yuvchenko
Nadia CliffordNadia Clifford...Dr. Svetlana Zinchenko
Miriam F. GloverDavid Dencik...Mikhail Gorbachev
Gerard KearnsGerard Kearns...Pravik
Adam LundgrenAdam Lundgren...Brazhnik
Mark Lewis JonesMark Lewis Jones...General Pikalov


Notable Wins
HBO, Sky Atlantic ... TV Program of the Year
HBO, Sky Atlantic ... Mini-Series
Jared Harris ... Leading Actor


U.S. Version


Additional Content
Cast Photos ... IMDb
Box Office ... IMDb Pro
Poster ... HBO
Awards ... AFI Awards (2019)
BAFTA Awards ... 73rd British Academy Film Awards (2019)
Studios ... HBO (USA), Sky (UK)

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