Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers is also a host of little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battles with depression and body image and her ventures to the world of sex toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning 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”. At the age of fifteen depression struck her and she had to temporarily leave school. In an interview with BBC, she spoke about the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everyone thought she must be automatically happy, they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality as a child in a family in which it wasn’t discussed. For a while she believed that same-sex marriages to be demeaning and considered herself homophobic. 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 is a pansexual who falls in love with the person, regardless of gender identity. She explained that this means that she may also 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later broke up. She was also romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with both support and criticism.
Threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out male partners to be a “cover”. However, 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 sex-toy company and personally tests the products. She’s candid and open about her work in the field, and sees it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa, which was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and is a symbol for female power and freedom.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in a hidden vaginal tunnel of her villa and sold the video as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and challenge 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 is evident that she’s not confined by others’ opinions about her abilities and talents and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She has been transparent about her struggles and progress towards acceptance of herself, and she’s a role model for how to be honest with oneself regardless of what other people may think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusiveness and has utilized her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay to not have everything figured out and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and became one of the most sought-after models in the industry and walked for the top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of what it takes to go from being a model into the status of a brand as well as how to create a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work. she has been a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and groups such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has given to groups fighting discrimination and racism.
Delevingne is also a musician and she has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She’s known for her candid post and relatable material, which has allowed her to grow a huge following of fans and supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from model to actress and has been recognized for her performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.