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The Brit Who Tried To Kill Trump

Documentary about Michael Sandford, the Brit arrested for trying to shoot Donald Trump.

SYNOPSIS

In June 2016, 20-year-old Brit, Michael Sandford, was arrested at a Donald Trump rally after trying to shoot the then Republican presidential nominee. Michael immediately found himself at the centre of a media storm and at the mercy of the American  justice system. 

What drove a young middle-class boy from suburban Surrey to attempt to kill one of the most powerful men in the world? This documentary looks at Michael's complex past. Using exclusive eye witness interviews and never-before-seen archive footage, it pieces together the elaborate assassination plot and explores Michael's motives.

Watch The Brit Who Tried To Kill Trump on BBC iPlayer now.

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