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Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers is also a host of little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battle with body image and depression, to her ventures into the world of sexual toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body throughout her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest. She also began menstruating later than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression struck her and she was forced to drop out of school. When she spoke to BBC, she spoke about her time in which she stated, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a very well-to-do family and everyone believed that she would be automatically happy, they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality as a child in a world in which it wasn’t discussed. For a while she believed that same-sex marriages to be demeaning and considered herself homophobic. 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 falls in love with the person regardless of their gender and gender identity. She said she could be drawn to transgender or non-binary 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 ended their relationship. She has also been romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find male partners for a “cover”. However, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex toy company and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s candid and open about her involvement in the industry, and sees it as an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist and serves as an emblem for female power and freedom.
Delevingne recently ventured into 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. This showcases her bold and unflinching personality and her determination to try new things and push boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She has been featured in several films and TV 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 talent and abilities and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her progress towards self-acceptance. She is an example for others on how to be self-assured, 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 prove that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right 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 soon became famous and became one of the most in-demand models in the fashion industry as she walked for the most prestigious designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how you can go from being a model into the status of a brand as well as how to establish an impression in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she has been a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports 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 and she has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She is well-known for her candid postings and relatable posts which has allowed her to build a number of followers and fans.
Model who became actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from model to actress and has received praise for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.