Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career, also has a few lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her struggles with depression and body image 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 enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body in her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression struck her and she was forced to drop out of school. Interview with BBC she talked about the time when she admitted, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone believed that she would be happy by default, but they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality as a child in a family that did not discuss it. For a while she found the idea of same-sex relationships 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 is a pansexual who falls in love with the person, regardless of gender identity. She explained that this means that she might be attracted to transgender or non-binary people. 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. Her public display of her sexuality has received both praise and criticism.
Risks 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 a male partner for a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a sex-toy company 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 hidden vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and is an image for female power and liberation.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her house and then selling the video as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting abilities, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for acting and has appeared in numerous films and television shows like “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 talents and skills and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration to many. She has been open of her personal struggles as well as her progress towards acceptance of herself, and she’s a role model for the importance of being honest with oneself regardless of what other people might think or think. She has been vocal about mental health, body positivity and inclusivity, and has used her platform to speak out on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to have everything figured out and it’s okay to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and became an one of the top in-demand models in the fashion industry and walked for the top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of what it takes to go from a model to an established brand, as well as how to create a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work. she is a world-wide ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health charities and groups including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has given to groups fighting racism and discrimination.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer and she has released several music videos and songs. She has collaborated with various artists such as 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 helped her to cultivate a large number of followers and fans.
Model and actress
Delevingne has made the transition from model to actress, and has been praised for her roles in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.