The Donut King

The Donut King, Ted's story is one of fate, love, survival, hard knocks, and redemption. It's the rags to riches story of a refugee escaping Cambodia, arriving in America in 1975 and building an unlikely multi-million dollar empire baking America’s favorite pastry, the donut. Ted sponsored hundreds of visas for incoming refugees and helped them get on their feet teaching them the ways of the donut business. By 1979 he was living the American Dream. But, in life, great rise can come with great falls.

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Credits

Director:

Alice Gu

Executive Producer:

Ridley Scott, Freida Lee Mock, Andres Rosillo, Juliana Lemus, Jonny Hwang

Producer:

Jose Nunez, Alice Gu, Farhad Amid, Tom Moran

Screenwriter:

Alice Gu, Carol Martori

Cinematographer:

Alice Gu

Editor:

Carol Martori

Music:

Peter Lauridsen

Principal Cast:

Ted Ngoy, Christy Ngoy, Mayly Tao, Ning Yen, Chhay Bun Ngoy, Kom Chris Ngoy, Susan Wahid, Chet Ngoy, William Mimiaga, Savy Ngoy

Contact

Publicity Contact:

Lauren Kelcher Stevenson
thedonutking@sunshinesachs.com
512.646.0149