Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers, also has a few little-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her struggles with depression and body image, to her ventures to the world of sexual toys, and her openness regarding 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 depression and insecurity about her body throughout her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression struck her and she had to temporarily quit school. When she spoke to BBC, she spoke about the time when she admitted, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everyone believed that she would be automatically happy, they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality while growing up in an environment in which it wasn’t discussed. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting 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 considers herself pansexual and loves the person regardless of gender or gender identity. She said that she might be attracted to non-binary or transgender 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later broke up. She has also been romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
The Film Industry is facing threats emanating 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 an appropriate male companion to be an “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to be 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’s open and honest about her involvement in the field, and sees it as a way to promote sexual health 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 made by an artist and is a symbol that women’s empowerment as well as empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world of NFTs by creating a video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her villa and sold it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting abilities she has continued to pursue her passion for acting. She has been featured in a variety of films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she isn’t shackled by other people’s opinion on her talents and skills and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration for many. She has been transparent regarding her struggle and journey towards acceptance of herself, and she’s an example for others on how to be true to oneself regardless of what others might think or think. She has been vocal about mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has utilized her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became an one of the top in-demand models in the fashion industry and walked for the top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from a model to a brand, and also how to make an impact in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has been a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health charities and organizations such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also given to groups fighting racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician. She has released a number of music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with different artist like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content, which has allowed her to 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 recognized for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.