George RR Martin wants Chernobyl to go for Emmys


Terrifying, exciting, heartbreaking. Advertising

It is a retelling of the massive explosion of the nuclear power plant in the Ukraise on April 26, 1986 and its aftermath. The show, on which the writer served as executive producer, already has three Emmys in its kitty. If this one does not win a truckload of Emmys, there is no justice in Hollywood. 0
Comment(s) This year will be the final run for Martin’s GoT at the Emmys as the show is expected to get nominated in the Outstanding Drama Series, among others. Terrifying, exciting, heartbreaking. And special shout out to the talented @JaredHarris for his amazing performance … pic.twitter.com/07hxV0loj9
— George RR Martin (@GRRMspeaking) June 25, 2019
“And special shout out to the talented @JaredHarris for his amazing performance…” the author tweeted on Tuesday. If nominated, the five-part Chernobyl would be vying for an Outstanding Limited Series Emmy. The explosion released radioactive material across Belarus, Russia and Ukraine and as far as Scandinavia and western Europe. “Binge-watched @HBO’s CHERNOBYL. Advertising

Martin also gave a special mention to veteran actor Jared Harris, who plays Valery Legasov, a scientist who is instrumental in leading the efforts to clean up the April 1986 nuclear plant disaster in USSR. Binge-watched @HBO‘s CHERNOBYL. Earlier this month, Chernobyl was the highest rated IMDb TV show. If this one does not win a truckload of Emmys, there is no justice in Hollywood.