Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career but also has some little-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battle with depression and body image as well as her explorations to the world of sexual toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body in her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she was forced to quit 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.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone believed that she would be automatically happy, and they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality as a child in a family that did not discuss it. For a while, she found same-sex partnerships to be disgusting and considered herself homophobic. 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 believes that she is pansexual and loves the person, regardless of their gender and gender identity. The actress explained that she may be drawn 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 however, they later split up. She’s also been romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not conceal her sexual orientation and seek out a male partner for the role of a “cover”. However, Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to be open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a sex-toy company and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s candid and open about her involvement in the field and regards it as an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and serves as an emblem that women’s empowerment as well as empowerment.
Delevingne recently stepped into the world of NFTs by creating a short video of herself 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 explore new avenues and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She has been featured in a variety of films and TV shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row”, it’s clear that she’s not confined by the opinions of others about her abilities and talents and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration to many. She’s been candid regarding her struggle and journey towards self-acceptance. She is an example for others on how to be self-assured regardless of what other people may think or say. She has spoken out about body positivity and inclusivity and has used her platform to speak out for communities that are marginalized. Her actions prove that it’s okay not to know everything and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon one of the most sought-after models in the fashion industry and walked for the top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of what it takes to go from a model to an established brand, and how to create an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work. she has been a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health charities and groups including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has given to groups fighting discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer, and has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with various artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest post and relatable material, which has allowed her to cultivate a large fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from a model to an actress and has been recognized for her performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.