Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career but also has some lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her struggles with body image and depression and her ventures to the world of sex toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body during her teenage years. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily quit school. In an interview with BBC she discussed the time when she admitted, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone believed that she would be automatically happy, and they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality, growing up in a family where it was not discussed. At times, she found same-sex partnerships to be disgusting and was considered herself a homophobe. When she spoke 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 considers herself pansexual and loves the person, regardless of gender or gender identity. She said that she might 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 split up. She’s also been romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
Threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find a male partner for a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a toy company for sex and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her involvement in the industry and believes it is an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and freedom.
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 empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a video of herself dancing in a hidden vaginal tunnel of her house and then selling it as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for acting and has appeared in several films and TV shows such as “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 abilities and talents and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration to many. She has been transparent about her struggles and progress towards self-acceptance. She is an example for others on the importance of being true to oneself regardless of what others might think or say. She has been vocal about mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has utilized her platform to speak out for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to know everything and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon an one of the top in-demand models in the fashion industry and walked for the top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from a model to the status of a brand as well as how to create an impression in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has been a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health organizations and charities including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has given to groups fighting discrimination and racism.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician, and 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 strong presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest post and relatable material which has allowed 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 performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.