Cara Delevingne 2015 Photoshoot
Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career but also has some less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her battle with depression and body image as well as her explorations in the realm of sexual toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body throughout her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to 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 was forced to leave 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.” But, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone thought she must 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 that did not discuss it. At times, she found same-sex partnerships 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 believes that she is pansexual and is in love with any person, regardless of gender or gender identity. The actress explained she could be attracted to non-binary or transgender 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 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon broke up. She’s also been romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has received mixed reactions and praise.
Risks emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find a male partner to be a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued speak out about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a toy company for sex and tests the products herself. She is open and unashamed about her work in the field, and sees it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and is an image for female power and liberation.
Delevingne recently entered the realm of NFTs by creating a video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her villa and sold it as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching personality and her determination to try new things and break boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she has continued to pursue her love of acting and has appeared in a variety of films and TV shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she’s not confined by others’ opinions about her talent and abilities, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She’s been candid of her personal struggles as well as her progress towards self-acceptance. She is an example of how to be self-assured regardless of what others may think or say. She has been vocal about her mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to speak out for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay not to have everything figured out and it’s fine to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon one of the most sought-after models in the fashion industry and walked for the top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of what it takes to go from being a model into the status of a brand and how to make an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health organizations and charities including, 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. 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 large following on social media and is well-known for her candid postings and relatable posts, which has helped her to cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model who became actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress and has been recognized for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.