Before she grabbed the USA’s attention with her shouty speech at the Republican National Convention, top presidential aid Kimberly Guilfoyle was depicted in Oscar-winning movie Bombshell – and was married to Donald Trump’s political party rival. So what else do you need to know about the model, lawyer, TV host and political campaign adviser? Did Claudia Conway shake up Trump’s White House with TikTok? Where’s she from? View this post on Instagram A post shared by Kimberly Guilfoyle (@kimberlyguilfoyle) on Jun 21, 2020 at 4:10pm PDT Guilfoyle may spend most of her time on America’s east coast nowadays, but she was born on March 9, 1969, on the west coast, where she was raised by her Irish immigrant father after her Puerto Rico-born mother died when she was young. She studied law at the University of San Francisco. Obama’s ‘vote’ necklace, and 3 more times women’s jewellery made a statement What’s her work? Guilfoyle modelled for Victoria’s Secret and Macy’s before she worked as a prosecutor in California. In 2004 she got a Court TV hosting gig which led to shows on Fox. Her time at the conservative station was depicted in Oscar-winning movie Bombshell, which centres around former chairman Roger Ailes’ sexual misconduct scandal at the network. The film features a Guilfoyle lookalike showcasing her outspoken support for Ailes – much like Guilfoyle did in real life. She left Fox in 2018 amid sexual harassment allegations brought against herself, and later started working as a senior adviser for Donald Trump. Meghan Markle vs Donald Trump: tracking their 8-year feud What are her political views? She was accused of using divisive and fearmongering language about Democrats at the 2020 Republican Convention, where she described California as a “land of discarded needles in parks, riots in streets and blackouts in homes”. “They want to destroy this country and everything that we have fought for and hold dear,” she yelled to an empty room. “They want to steal your liberty, your freedom, they want to control what you see and think and believe so that they can control how you live.” Her long-time right-wing views have been evident throughout most of her career and her rivalry with Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is worth noting. But she was also briefly married to Democratic Party member Gavin Newsom and even helped with his Mayor of San Francisco campaign. 5 ways Barron Trump isn’t like any White House resident before Who is she dating? View this post on Instagram This weekend marks 50 DAYS until the election. From the boat parade on Monday to our fundraisers across the country including Florida, Ohio, and Minnesota, patriots everywhere continue to chip in to show their appreciation for this President. We are ALL IN for November and I am so excited to continue traveling to support this President! #MAGA A post shared by Kimberly Guilfoyle (@kimberlyguilfoyle) on Sep 12, 2020 at 9:11am PDT Guilfoyle was married to California governor Newsom from 2001 to 2006. She married Eric Villency, heir to his family’s interior design firm, also in 2006, and they had a son named Ronan later that year. They divorced three years later. She started dating Donald Trump Jr. in 2018, but Guilfoyle had reportedly known the Trump family for at least 10 years while Trump Jr. was still married to his first wife, Vanessa Trump. Want more stories like this? Sign up here . Follow STYLE on Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and Twitter .