Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career but also has some lesser-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battle with body image and depression as well as her explorations in the realm of sex toys and her openness about her pansexuality Here are 10 fascinating facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body during her teenage years. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest. She also began menstruating later than her peers and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression struck her and she was forced to drop out of 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 wealthy family, and everybody believed she should be happy by default, but they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality, growing up in a world in which it wasn’t discussed. For a while, she found same-sex partnerships to be demeaning 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 is a pansexual who loves the person, regardless of their gender and gender identity. The actress explained that she might also be attracted to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 soon split up. She was also romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has been met with both support 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 cover up her sexuality and find male partners to serve as an “cover”. But Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued be open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex-toy company and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s open and honest about her participation in the field and believes it is an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and serves as a symbol that women’s empowerment as well as liberation.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of her dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her villa and sold the video as a unique digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she continues to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured 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 has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her progress towards self-acceptance, she is an example of how to be self-assured, regardless of what others may think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusivity and has utilized her platform to speak out on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s not necessary to know everything and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon an one of the top in-demand models in the fashion industry as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how to transcending from a model to an established brand, and also how to make a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she has been a global 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. She has also donated to organizations fighting against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician, and has released numerous 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 and is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content, which has helped her to build a fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from a model to an actress, and has been praised for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.