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 body image and depression and 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 in her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest and started menstruating later than other women and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily quit 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.” But, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everyone believed that she would be automatically happy, they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality while growing up in a family that did not discuss it. At times, she found same-sex partnerships to be disgusting 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 is a pansexual who is in love with any person, regardless of their gender and gender identity. She said that she might 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 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later ended their relationship. She was also romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has been met with both support and criticism.
Threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out a male partner for a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to speak out about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a toy company for sex and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s open and honest about her involvement in the field and regards it as an opportunity to promote sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel inside her home that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and serves as a symbol of female empowerment and liberation.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world of NFTs by creating a video of her dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of 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 some criticisms of her acting abilities she has continued to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured in several films and TV shows, including “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that Delevingne is not limited by others’ opinions about her talent and abilities and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration to many. She has been transparent about her struggles and her journey to self-acceptance. She is an example for others on how to be self-assured, regardless of what others might think or think. She has been vocal about mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to speak up for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to be able to do everything right and it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon among the highest sought-after models in the fashion industry, walking for top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how to transcending from a model to the status of a brand and also how to establish a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has served as a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health charities and organizations including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has given to groups fighting discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer and she has released several 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 is well-known for her candid post and relatable material, which has allowed her to grow a huge fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from model to actress and has been recognized for her performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.