Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career is also a host of less-known facts that help her stand out more. From her struggles with body image and depression as well as her explorations to the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body in her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest. She also began menstruating earlier than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression struck her and she was forced to drop out of school. In an interview with BBC, she spoke about the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, 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 struggled to understand her sexuality, growing up in a world where it was not discussed. For a while, she found same-sex partnerships 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 their gender or gender identity. She said she could be drawn to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon ended their relationship. She has also been romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find male partners to be an “cover”. However, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex-toy company and personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her involvement in the business, and sees it as a way to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist, and serves as an emblem that women’s empowerment as well as freedom.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her home and selling it as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching personality and her determination to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she continues to pursue her love of acting and has appeared in numerous films and television shows, including “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row”, it’s clear that Delevingne is not limited by others’ opinions about her abilities and talents, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration for many. She has been open about her struggles and journey towards acceptance of herself, and she’s an example of the importance of being self-assured regardless of what others might 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 prove that it’s not necessary to know everything and it’s fine to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon among the highest sought-after models in the business as she walked for the most prestigious designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of what it takes to go from being a model into a brand, as well as how to create a name for oneself in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has served as a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health charities and organizations such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has donated to organizations fighting against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer, and has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest post and relatable material which have helped her cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress, and has been praised for her performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.