Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers but also has some lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battle with body image and depression and her ventures into the world of sexual toys and her willingness to talk about 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 anxiety and depression over her body in her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest. She also began menstruating later than her peers and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression struck her and she was forced to quit school. In an interview with BBC she discussed the time she said, “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, they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality as a child in a world where it was not discussed. For a time, she found same-sex partnerships to be demeaning and considered herself a homophobe. 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 loves the person, regardless of gender or gender identity. She explained that this means she could be drawn to transgender or non-binary people. in an interview for 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 broke up. She was also romantically connected to 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 was a target of producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find male partners for the role of a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with an 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 involvement in the field and believes it is a way to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and is an image that women’s empowerment as well as empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm 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. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she has continued to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured in several films and TV shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that Delevingne is not limited by other people’s opinion on her talent and abilities and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration for many. She has been transparent about her struggles and progress towards self-acceptance. She is a role model for how to be self-assured, regardless of what others might think or say. She has spoken out about her 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 okay not to know everything and it’s fine to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and became an one of the top in-demand models in the industry, walking for top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how you can go from a model to the status of a brand and how to make an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health charities and groups such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations that fight against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne is also a musician and she has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She is well-known for her candid posts and relatable content which have helped her grow a huge number of followers and fans.
Model who became actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from a model to an actress and has been recognized for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.