2022 Met Gala Cara Delevingne
Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career, also has a few lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her struggles with depression and body image, to her ventures into the world of sex toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body throughout her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily quit school. In an interview with BBC she discussed her time in which she stated, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everyone thought she must be happy by default, but they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality while growing up in a family that did not discuss it. For a while she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be demeaning and considered herself a homophobe. When she spoke to The Guardian, Delevingne said, “I know I’m the luckiest girl in the world, I understand all this and I wish I could appreciate it. It’s just that there’s something dark inside me that I can’t shake.”
Delevingne considers herself pansexual and is in love with the person regardless of their gender identity. The actress explained that she may be attracted to non-binary or transgender people. in an interview for Variety, Delevingne said, “However an individual identifies, whether it’s a ‘they’, a ‘he’ or a ‘she’, I fall in love with the person – and that’s what it’s about. I’m attracted to the person as such.”
Marriage and Relationships
In the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later ended their relationship. She has also been romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has received both support and criticism.
The Film Industry is facing threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find a male partner to be a “cover”. But Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to be open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex-toy company and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her involvement in the industry and believes it is an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home, which was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist and serves as an image that women’s empowerment as well as liberation.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by making a video of her dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her villa and sold the video as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to explore new avenues and push boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills she has continued to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared in numerous films and television shows, including “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she isn’t shackled by other people’s opinion on her talent and abilities and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance, she is an example of how to be true to oneself regardless of what others might think or think. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusion, and has used her platform to advocate on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay to not know everything and it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon one of the most in-demand models in the fashion industry and walked for the top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how you can go from a model to a brand, and how to create an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work, she has been a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health charities and organizations including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations that fight against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician. She has released several music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content which has helped her to cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from a model to an actress and has been recognized for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.