Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers but also has some little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her struggles with depression and body image, to her ventures in the realm of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression slowed her down and she was forced to quit school. When she spoke to BBC she talked 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, 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 where it was not discussed. For a while she believed that same-sex marriages to be demeaning 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 falls in love with any person, regardless of their gender identity. The actress explained 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 however, they later broke up. She has also been romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
Threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out male partners for an “cover”. But Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued be open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a 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 sees it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa, which was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist, and is an emblem for female power and freedom.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her home and selling the video as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared in numerous films and television shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that she isn’t shackled by the opinions of others about her talent and abilities, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration for many. She’s been candid regarding her struggle and progress towards acceptance of herself, and she’s an example of the importance of being true to oneself, regardless of what others might think or think. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusivity and has used her platform to speak out for marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s okay to not be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became an one of the top sought-after models in the business and walked for the top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how to transcending from a model to a brand, and also how to create an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work, she has served as a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health organizations and charities such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations fighting against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician and she has released numerous songs and music videos and has collaborated with different artist including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest postings and relatable posts, which has allowed her to build a fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from a model to an actress and has received praise for her performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.