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 struggles with depression and body image and her ventures to the world of sexual toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, 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 her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression struck her and she had to temporarily drop out of school. In an interview with 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 did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality while growing up in a world where it was not discussed. For a time, she found same-sex partnerships 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 considers herself pansexual and is in love with the person regardless of their gender identity. She explained that this means that she may be drawn 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, but they later ended their relationship. She’s also been romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has received mixed reactions and praise.
The Film Industry is facing threats coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not conceal her sexual orientation and seek out male partners for an “cover”. However, Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a toy company for sex and is the one who personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her work in the industry and regards it as an opportunity to promote sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel inside her home that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and serves as an image of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently entered the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her home and selling it as a special digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills she has continued to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared in a variety of films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that she’s not confined by others’ opinions about 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 open of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance, she is an example of the importance of being true to oneself regardless of what other people may think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusion and has used her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s okay not to know everything and it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon one of the most sought-after models in the fashion industry as she walked for the most prestigious designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from a model to an established brand, as well as how to create 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 supports mental health organizations and charities like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer, and has released a number of songs and music videos and has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She’s well-known for her candid posts and relatable content which has helped her to cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model who became actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from model to actress and has received praise for her performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.