Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career is also a host of little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battles with depression and body image, to her ventures to the world of sexual toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body throughout her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily leave school. When she spoke to BBC she discussed 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 believed that she would be happy by default, but they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality, growing up in an environment that did not discuss it. At times she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be disgusting and was considered herself a homophobe. 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 believes that she is pansexual and falls in love with the person regardless of their gender identity. She explained that this means that she may also be attracted to non-binary and transgender individuals. in an interview for 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’s also been romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
Risks from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t cover up her sexuality and find male partners for a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to be open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a sex toy company and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her involvement in the industry and regards it as an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel inside her home, which was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and is an emblem of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently stepped into the world of NFTs by making a video of her dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her villa and sold it as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to try new things and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting abilities she has continued to pursue her passion for acting. She has been featured 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 Delevingne is not limited by other people’s opinion on her talents and skills, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She’s been candid regarding her struggle and her journey to self-acceptance. She is a role model for the importance of being honest with oneself regardless of what others might think or think. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has utilized her platform to speak out for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to have everything figured out and it’s fine to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became one of the most sought-after models in the business and walked for the top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from a model to the status of a brand and also how to establish a name for oneself in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work. she has served as a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health charities and organizations including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer, and has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with different artist like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She’s known for her candid postings and relatable posts which has helped her to build a number of followers and fans.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has made the transition from model to actress, and has been praised for her performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.