The film "Chernobyl" from HBO was recognized as the best mini-series version of the BAFTA

The series "Chernobyl", the American channel HBO in conjunction with the British network Sky named best mini-series version of the British Academy of film and television arts BAFTA, from online the ceremony of awarding the winners held on Friday evening in London.

The series claimed the award in 14 categories, nine of which he won. Previously, "Chernobyl" has already been awarded a Golden globe and Emmy.

British actor Jared Harris, who played academician Valery Legasov, received the "Bronze mask" in the category "Best male role".

Earlier in July, the series also won seven nominations in the field of telemasters British Academy Television Craft Awards.

Series series "Chernobyl" of the HBO tells the story of the Chernobyl tragedy in 1986 and the efforts to eliminate its consequences.