Return of the Don Premiere Update


Return of The Don as directed by the Cannes Certified Multi Award winning Director Malcolm A Benson is confirmed for UK Theatrical release from June 2016

Return of The Don has broken the record of Benalex Media’s last movie Ortega and His Enemies, which had 14 Film nominations and 4 awards. So far the movie has received 7 International Film Festival Official Nominations such as Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival, Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Award, London Independent Film Festival, Depth of Field International Film Festival Awards, Canada International Film Festival, Accolade International Film Festival and also Officially Selected by the New World Cinemas to screen at the Marche Du Film in Cannes Film Festival in May 2016

From the Official selections, Return of The Don has so far won the Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival Award of Recognition, the Accolade International Film Festival Award of Recognition, the Depth of Field International Film Festival Award of Exceptional Merit and the Canada International Film Festival Award of Excellence.

Director Malcolm A Benson is proud to announce the World Premiere of Return of the Don scheduled for Friday June 17th 2016. The World Premiere and red carpet will be held at the prestigious BFI IMAX in London Waterloo from 7.00pm. The BFI IMAX has the biggest screen in Europe hence ideal venue for the official launch of this great movie. A 90 minutes feature film set in London, Croydon, Chingford and sub-urban areas in England. Designed for theatrical release in UK, Europe, USA, Africa and the rest of the world. There will be limited theatrical releases in different UK cinemas immediately after the Movie premiere before launching the worldwide release.

Logline: When Police Commander Tracy Caparro, learnt that an ex‐mob boss Charlie Reid will soon return to the City, it became clear that mayhem is about to unfold. With Jack Ackerman the new gang leader already turning the City into a land of massacre, she must task DC Mills with the deadly assignment of keeping the two gang leaders at bay and her position secure.

Return of the Don” guarantees a new height and insight showcasing the ethnic minority group in charge and in top police ranks in a police culture often dominated by white men. It also highlights black women in power while it takes the audience on a journey into the English Mob culture. It exposes the gangs’ culture and it’s impact on young peoples especially being used for criminal activities often with fatal consequences. The film is packs with action and suspense, which aims to capture a global intrigue keeping it’s audience at the edge from start to finish.

Return of The Don’s cast is a mixture of white and black British and African heavy weights including Monalisa Chinda starring as Police Commander Caparro, Steve McTigue – as Jack Ackerman (also starred in Jack the Giant Killer), Paul Van Beaumont as Charlie Reid (also starred in Gatwick Gangster – Vampire Resurrection etc), Malcolm A Benson starring as DC Mills, Lucien Morgan (An American Werewolf in London, Ortega and His Enemies) playing DC Chapman, The emerging UK talent Grace Holley, playing Megan Brooks, Amanda Lara Kay (Lead actress in Vampire Resurrection) playing Dana Ackerman, Aida Emeliyanova (The Beast of Bevendean) playing Amber Richardson, Jack Ackerman’s most dangerous serial killer.

PREMIERE DATE: Friday 17th of June 2016 from 7.00pm
 BFI IMAX Waterloo 1 Charlie Chaplin Walk London SE1 8XR

PLEASE NOTE The Red Carpet starts from 7.00pm
 The screening begins at 8.30pm and concludes with a Q&A with the stars and filmmakers.There is also an exclusive After Party specially put together for invited guests only at Nomad Club 58 Old Street London EC1V 9AJ.

 Journalists and Press photographers/cameramen need to obtain their press passes latest four weeks to the event

Email  For Press accreditation. Limited Tickets now available online on or and from approved outlets

Contact the team on 02079980930, 07930202250 for more details