Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career, also has a few less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her struggles with depression and body image, to her ventures in the realm of sex 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 beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body throughout her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest and started menstruating later than other women who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression struck her and she was forced to drop out of school. When she spoke to BBC she talked 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 everyone believed that she would 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 as a child in a family that did not discuss it. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages 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 that she may also be attracted 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later broke up. She was also romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Risks from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t cover up her sexuality and find an appropriate male companion to be an “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to speak out about her sexuality and 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 work in the business and regards it as a way to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal passageway in her house it was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and is a symbol of female empowerment and liberation.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by creating a video of herself dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her home and selling the video as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching personality and her determination to experiment with new ideas and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting abilities she has continued to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared in numerous films and television shows, including “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 is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration for many. She has been open regarding her struggle and journey towards self-acceptance, she is a role model for 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 inclusivity, and has used her platform to speak up for communities that are marginalized. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to have everything figured out and it’s okay to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon an one of the top sought-after models in the business as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how to transcending from a model to an established brand, and how to create an impression 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 promotes mental health charities and organizations like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations that fight against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer and she has released numerous songs and music videos and has collaborated with different artist such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is well-known for her candid post and relatable material, which has helped her to cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress and has received praise for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.