Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career, also has a few less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her battle with body image and depression and her ventures into the world of sexual toys and her willingness to talk 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 about her body during her teenage years. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest and started menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she was forced to drop out of school. In an interview with 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 extremely wealthy family and everyone thought she must be happy by default, but 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 found the idea of same-sex relationships to be disgusting and was 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. The actress explained that she might be drawn 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 was also romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her 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 did not hide her orientation and find male partners to be a “cover”. However, Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to speak out about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a toy company for sex and personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her involvement in the industry and regards it as an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa, which was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and serves as an image of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her home and selling it as a special digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to experiment with new ideas and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she continues to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared in a variety of films and TV shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that she’s not confined by the opinions of others about her abilities and talents and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her progress towards self-acceptance. She is a role model for the importance of being true to oneself, regardless of what others might think or think. She has spoken out about body positivity and inclusion and has used her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay to not know everything and it’s fine to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became among the highest in-demand models in the industry and walked for the top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how to transcending from a model to a brand, and how to create an impact 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 promotes mental health charities and organizations such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations that fight against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer and she has released several music videos and songs. She has collaborated with various artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media and is well-known for her candid postings and relatable posts which have helped her grow a huge fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from model to actress and has received praise for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.