Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers is also a host of little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battles with body image and depression as well as her explorations into the world of sex toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, 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 brought her down and she had to temporarily drop out of school. Interview with BBC, she spoke 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 everybody believed she should be automatically happy, they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality while growing up in an environment where it was not discussed. At times 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 believes that she is pansexual and is in love with the person regardless of gender identity. The actress explained that she might be attracted to non-binary or transgender 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 soon broke up. She was also romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Threats coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find male partners to be a “cover”. However, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued be open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
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 open and honest about her work in the field, and sees it as a way to promote sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house it was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist, and is a symbol for female power and liberation.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel inside her home and selling it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching personality and her determination to explore new avenues and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she continues to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared 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 evident that Delevingne is not limited by other people’s opinion on her talents and skills, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She’s been candid about her struggles and journey towards acceptance of herself, and she’s an example of how to be self-assured, regardless of what others may think or say. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has utilized her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s not necessary to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became an one of the top in-demand models in the business, walking for top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how you can go from a model to an established brand, and also how to make an impression in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she has been a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and organizations like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician. She has released a number of songs and music videos and has collaborated with a variety of artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media and is well-known for her candid postings and relatable posts which have helped her build a fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from model to actress, and has been praised for her performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.