Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career, also has a few little-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battles with depression and body image and her ventures to the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body throughout her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating later than her peers and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression slowed her down and she was forced to leave school. 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 very well-to-do family and everyone thought she must be automatically happy, and they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality as a child in a world where it was not discussed. For a while, she found same-sex partnerships to be demeaning 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 is in love with the person regardless of gender identity. She said that she might be drawn to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 broke up. She has also been romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has received both praise and criticism.
Threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out an appropriate male companion to serve as an “cover”. However, Delevingne did not listen and continued to speak out about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a sex-toy company and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her involvement in the business and believes it is an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist, and is an emblem that women’s empowerment as well as liberation.
Delevingne recently entered the world of NFTs by creating a video of her dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her home and selling it as a unique digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unafraid attitude and willingness to explore new avenues and break boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for 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 clear 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 story has been an inspiration for many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance. She is an example of how to be self-assured regardless of what others might think or say. She has been vocal about her mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has used her platform to speak out for communities that are marginalized. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay not to know everything and that it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and became an one of the top sought-after models in the fashion industry, walking for top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of what it takes to go from being a model into a brand, and also how to make a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and organizations including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician and she has released a number of music videos and songs. She has collaborated with various artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content which has helped her to build a following of fans and supporters.
Model who became actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from model to actress and has received praise for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.