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 struggles with body image and depression, to her ventures in the realm of sex 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 over her body throughout her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest and started menstruating earlier than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she was forced to drop out of school. In an interview with BBC she talked about her time in which she stated, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone thought she must be happy by default, but 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 world in which it wasn’t discussed. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting 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 believes that she is pansexual and falls in love with any person, regardless of gender and gender identity. She said that she might be drawn 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon ended their relationship. She was also romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Threats coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find a male partner to be an “cover”. However, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a toy company for sex and tests the products herself. She’s candid and open about her involvement in the business, and sees it as a way to promote sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and is an emblem for female power and empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa and sold it as a unique digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills she continues to pursue her passion for acting and has appeared in a variety of films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that Delevingne is not limited by others’ opinions about her talent and abilities and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to acceptance of herself, and she’s a role model for how to be self-assured regardless of what other people may think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusion and has used her platform to speak up on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay to not be able to do everything right and that it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and was soon among the highest in-demand models in the fashion industry, walking for top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from being a model into the status of a brand and also how to establish an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has served as a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health charities and groups such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations fighting against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne is also a musician, and has released numerous songs and music videos and has collaborated with different artist like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest post and relatable material, which have helped her grow a huge fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has made the transition from model to actress, and has been praised for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.