Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career but also has some little-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battles with depression and body image and her ventures into the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen, depression brought her down and she was forced to leave school. When she spoke to BBC she discussed the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everybody believed she should be automatically happy, they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality while growing up in a world that did not discuss it. At times, she found same-sex partnerships to be demeaning and considered her self-defence homophobic. In an interview with 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 gender and gender identity. She said that she may also be attracted to transgender or non-binary people. In an interview with 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 broke up. She’s also been romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
The Film Industry is facing threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out a male partner to be a “cover”. However, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued speak out about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a toy company for sex and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her involvement in the industry, and sees it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house it was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and serves as an emblem for female power and freedom.
Delevingne recently entered the world of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel in her house and then selling the video as a unique digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to try new things and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared in numerous films and television shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row”, it’s clear that Delevingne is not limited by the opinions of others about her talents and skills and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration to many. She has been transparent regarding her struggle and her journey to acceptance of herself, and she’s a role model for how to be self-assured regardless of what others may think or say. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusion and has used her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay to not know everything and it’s fine to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and became an one of the top in-demand models in the business as she walked for the most prestigious designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how to transcending from being a model into the status of a brand and how to make an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work, she is a world-wide ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health organizations and charities like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician and she has released numerous songs and music videos and has collaborated with different artist such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She’s famous for her candid and honest post and relatable material which has helped her to grow a huge following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from model to actress and has been recognized for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.