Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers, also has a few lesser-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battle with depression and body image as well as her explorations to the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body in her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest. She also began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily drop out of school. Interview with 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 very well-to-do 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 as a child in an environment that did not discuss it. At times, she found same-sex partnerships to be demeaning and considered herself 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 falls in love with the person, regardless of gender identity. She explained that this means that she may also be attracted to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 broke up. She was also romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has received mixed reactions and praise.
Risks from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t cover up her sexuality and find a male partner to be the role of a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne did not listen and continued to speak out about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex-toy company and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her work in the business and regards it as an opportunity to spread the message of 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 is an emblem of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently entered the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel inside her home and selling it as a special digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to explore new avenues and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she has continued to pursue her love of acting and has appeared in several films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she’s not confined by other people’s opinion on her talents and skills, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration for many. She has been open of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance. She is an example for others on how to be true to oneself, regardless of what others may think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusivity, and has used her platform to speak out for communities that are marginalized. Her actions show that it’s not necessary to have everything figured out and it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon among the highest in-demand models in the industry, walking for top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of what it takes to go from being a model into the status of a brand and how to establish an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she has served as a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health organizations and charities like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has given to groups fighting discrimination and racism.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician and she has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with various artists including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She is known for her candid postings and relatable posts, which has allowed her to cultivate a large fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress, and has been praised for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.