Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers but also has some less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her battle with body image and depression, to her ventures to the world of sexual toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body during her teenage years. She was ridiculed for her small chest and started menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily leave school. When she spoke to BBC, she spoke about the time when she admitted, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone believed that she would be automatically happy, and they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality while growing up in a world in which it wasn’t discussed. At times she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be demeaning and considered herself homophobic. in an interview 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 is a pansexual who loves the person, regardless of gender and gender identity. The actress explained that she may be attracted to non-binary or transgender people. When she spoke to 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 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later split up. She was also romantically connected to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with both support and criticism.
The Film Industry is facing threats coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not cover up her sexuality and find male partners for the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued be open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a sex toy company and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her work in the industry, and sees it as a way to promote sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal passageway in her house, which was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and is an emblem for female power and liberation.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel inside her home and selling the video as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared in several films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row”, it’s clear that she isn’t shackled by the opinions of others about her talent and abilities and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration for many. She’s been candid of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance. She is a role model for how to be honest with oneself regardless of what others might think or say. She has spoken out about body positivity and inclusion and has used her platform to advocate for communities that are marginalized. Her actions show that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and became one of the most sought-after models in the business as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how you can go from being a model into the status of a brand as well as how to create an impression in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and groups such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician. She has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content which has helped her to grow a huge following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress and has received praise for her roles in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.