Meet The Trumps: From Immigrant to President is a 2017 Channel 4 documentary presented by former Washington correspondent Matt Frei, it tells the remarkable story of Donald J. Trumps family history and a families rise from poverty to the elite of American society.
It begins when Trumps grandparents Elizabeth Trump and Frederick Trump emigrated from Germany to America, his grandfather Frederick began working as a barber before eventually making a fortune operating restaurants and boarding houses in Seattle, and his father Fred took things to another level when he built a real estate empire in New York. The Trump family are an immigration success story.
The documentary explores what we can learn about Donald Trump from his life story and childhood upbringing. This is one of a number of documentaries by Frei about Donald Trump, others include The Mad World of Donald Trump (2016) and Ivanka Trump: America’s Real First Lady? (2017).