Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers but also has some little-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battle with body image and depression, to her ventures to 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 enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body throughout her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen, depression brought her down and she was forced to quit school. In an interview with 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, they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality as a child in a family where it was not discussed. For a while she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and considered herself homophobic. in an interview 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. She said she could be drawn 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 connected to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Threats coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find a male partner for an “cover”. Yet, Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a sex-toy company and tests the products herself. She is open and unashamed about her work in the business, and sees it as an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist and is a symbol that women’s empowerment as well as liberation.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her home and selling it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to explore new avenues and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills, Delevingne continues to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared in several films and TV 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 other people’s opinion on her talents and skills, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration to many. She’s been candid of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance, she is an example for others on how to be honest with oneself regardless of what others might think or say. She has been vocal about her mental health, body positivity and inclusivity, and has used her platform to speak out for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s not necessary to have everything figured out and it’s fine to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and became an one of the top in-demand models in the business as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how you can go from being a model into a brand, and also how to establish an impact 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 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. She has released a number of music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media and is known for her candid post and relatable material, which have helped her grow a huge following of fans and supporters.
Model who became 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”.