Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers, also has a few lesser-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battle with body image and depression and her ventures into the world of sexual toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body during her teenage years. She was ridiculed for her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily quit school. In an interview with BBC she talked 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 thought she must be automatically happy, they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality while growing up in an environment that did not discuss it. At times she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and considered her self-defence homophobic. in an interview 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 believes that she is pansexual and loves any person, regardless of gender identity. She said that she might be attracted to non-binary or transgender people. In an interview with 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, but they later split up. She’s also been romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has received both praise and criticism.
The Film Industry is facing threats 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 a male partner for the role of a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne did not listen and continued to speak out about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a toy company for sex and personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her involvement in the business and believes it is an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and serves as a symbol that women’s empowerment as well as freedom.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by making a video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her house and then selling it as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to explore new avenues and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting abilities she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared in several films and TV shows, including “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she’s not confined by the opinions of others about her abilities and talents and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s 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 how to be self-assured, regardless of what others might think or think. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to speak up for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right and it’s okay to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and was soon an one of the top in-demand models in the industry as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of what it takes to go from being a model into the status of a brand as well as how to create an impression in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she has been a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps 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. She has released several music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media and is known for her candid posts and relatable content which has helped her to cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from being a model into an actress and has been recognized for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.